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 firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 212 924 3185.
If you have any questions, please contact us by phone at 212 360 4309 or e-mail email@example.com.
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February 6–May 3, 2015
The Hugo Boss Prize 2014: Paul Chan, Nonprojections for New Lovers
March 6–May 13, 2015
Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian: Infinite Possibility
March 13–June 3, 2015
A Long-Awaited Tribute: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian House and Pavilion
July 27, 2012–Ongoing
Collection on View
A Year With Children 2015
May 1–June 17, 2015
Storylines: Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim
June 5–September 9, 2015
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Artist and activist Alfredo Jaar and writer/critic Tom McDonough discuss the post-conceptual representation of world events and the Situationist model of socio-cultural critique.
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Thursday, April 30, 6 pm
Celebrate the Learning Through Art program at this benefit reception and dinner held at the Guggenheim Museum.
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