The Sackler Center for Arts Education

The Sackler Center for Arts Education

Opened to the public in fall of 2001, the Sackler Center for Arts Education serves as a dynamic 21st-century education hub and learning laboratory that offers innovative public programs in the visual as well as performing and literary arts. Exploration and experimentation with new technologies is the center's hallmark, which broadens and enriches programs for youth, adults, and families. Artists as well as cultural and academic institutions are valued collaborative partners.

The 8,200-square-foot education facility comprises Studio Art, Computer, and Multimedia Labs, the New Media Theater, an exhibition gallery, the Resource Center, the Conference Room, and education offices. It also includes the existing Peter B. Lewis Theater, part of Frank Lloyd Wright's original architectural design for the building. We welcome the public to the Sackler Center, located just below the rotunda of the landmark Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.

For a complete list of current programming, see the calendar.

The Sackler Center for Arts Education is a gift of the Mortimer D. Sackler Family.

Photo: Carolina Zamora

Sackler Center

This presentation, comprised of selected materials from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives, pays homage to the first Frank Lloyd Wright–designed structures in New York City.

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Events

Duologues On Kawara: David Batchelor and Briony Fer

Duologues On Kawara: David Batchelor and Briony Fer
Tuesday, March 24, 6:30 pm

Featuring talks by artist David Batchelor and art historian Briony Fer, this event is part of a series of paired talks conceived by On Kawara—Silence curator Jeffrey Weiss.

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On Kawara, Telegram to Sol LeWitt, February 5, 1970, From I Am Still Alive, 1970–2000. 5 3/4 x 8 inches (14.6 x 20.3 cm). LeWitt Collection, Chester, Connecticut © On Kawara. Photo: Kris McKay © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York

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