Germano Celant

Senior Curator of Contemporary Art

Guggenheim curator since 1989

Germano Celant is internationally acknowledged for his theories on Arte Povera. He is the author of more than one hundred publications, including both books and catalogues. He has curated hundreds of exhibitions in the most prominent international museums and institutions worldwide.

Since 1977, he has been a contributing editor to Artforum and since 1991 he has been a contributing editor to Interview.

His exhibitions for the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum include Robert Mapplethorpe and the Classical Tradition, Brazil, Body & Soul, Claes Oldenburg: An Anthology, and The Italian Metamorphosis: 1943–1968.

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.

Works & Process

Haylee Nichelle. Photo: Christopher Duggan

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Events

Mix It Up!

Book Reading and Workshop: Mix It Up! with Hervé Tullet
Saturday, October 18, 1:30 and 3 pm

Join bestselling children’s book author Hervé Tullet for a reading of his new book Mix It Up!

Wilfredo Prieto, Walk, 2000

MAP Global Art
Initiative

Explore works by 40 artists and collaborative duos featured in Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today.

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