Archives Collections

 with checklist, 1986. Archive 349. Homage to Louise Nevelson: a
Selection of Sculpture and Collages. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New
York, July 24–September 1, 1986

The Guggenheim Archives traces the development of Solomon R. Guggenheim’s private collection and the Guggenheim Foundation, and actively collects materials on the history of the museum in New York from its 1939 inception as the Museum of Non-Objective Painting on East 54th Street to its present incarnation as the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum at 1071 Fifth Avenue. More

On View

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.

Works & Process

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Art Making for Middle Schoolers
10 Mondays beginning January 25, 4–6:15 pm

Led by a Guggenheim teaching artist, this studio program for middle-school students includes visits to the galleries and art making in a wide range of mediums.

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Ferro SP (Iron SP), 1961. Welded iron sheet metal, oil, and tacks on wood framework, 130 x 200 cm.

Lesson Plans
for Teachers

Develop lesson plans for the exhibition Alberto Burri: The Trauma of Painting using the free Arts Curriculum Online.

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