Contemporary Art Benefit Auction
CONTEMPORARY ART BENEFIT AUCTION
FOR THE SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM FOUNDATION
Monday, November 7, 6:30 pm
Phillips de Pury & Company
450 Park Avenue (at 57th St)
New York City
In conjunction with the Guggenheim International Gala, a benefit auction to support the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation will be held on the evening of Monday, November 7, at Phillips de Pury & Company immediately preceding the Contemporary Art Part I sale. To be auctioned are twenty-two works generously donated by an extraordinary group of artists, including Cai Guo-Qiang, Maurizio Cattelan, Dan Colen, George Condo, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Subodh Gupta, Jenny Holzer, Idris Khan, Bharti Kher, Anselm Kiefer, Lee Bul, Lee Ufan, Nate Lowman, Adam McEwen, Richard Phillips, Rob Pruitt, Sterling Ruby, Doris Salcedo, Richard Serra, Francesco Vezzoli, Lawrence Weiner, Christopher Wool, and Haegue Yang.
Funds raised are dedicated to maintaining the Guggenheim's innovative exhibitions, acquisitions, and educational programs.
An open preview of the auction works at Phillips de Pury’s Park Avenue location will take place October 29–November 6. Browse selections from the auction catalogue.
Admission to the Guggenheim Benefit Auction is by ticket only—registration required.
To attend the auction and place a bid in-person or via absentee bid, please submit a registration form to Peter Flores at email@example.com or fax to 212 924 3185.
If you have any questions, please contact us by phone at 212 360 4309 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
On View Now
ZERO: Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s
October 10, 2014–January 7, 2015
V. S. Gaitonde: Painting as Process, Painting as Life
October 24, 2014–February 11, 2015
Wang Jianwei: Time Temple
October 31, 2014–February 16, 2015
Kandinsky Before Abstraction, 1901–1911
June 27, 2014–Spring 2015
A Long-Awaited Tribute: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian House and Pavilion
July 27, 2012–Ongoing
Collection on View
Through February 16, 2015, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is showing new works from Wang Jianwei, one of the most influential artists of the Chinese avant-garde.
Teaching Through Art: Connecting Gallery and Studio Teaching
Saturday, November 1, 9 am–1 pm
Join museum educators Hollie Ecker and Sarah Mostow for an investigation of best practices to facilitate personal, open-ended art-making within the museum context.
ZERO Film Program: Heinz Mack and Piero Manzoni
Fridays–Tuesdays, October 24–November 4, 3 pm
Artist documentaries screened in conjunction with ZERO: Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s.
Plan Your Visit
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
Hours & Ticketing
See Plan Your Visit for more information on ticketing, including holiday hours.
Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $18
Children under 12 Free
Multimedia guides are free with admission.
Explore ZERO: Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s through artwork, historical images, and an interactive map on the exhibition website.