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.
A Long-Awaited Tribute: Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian House and Pavilion
July 27, 2012–Ongoing
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.
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.