On Kawara, <em>APR. 21, 1986</em> (<em>“Monday.”</em>). New York. From <em>Today</em>, 1966–2013. Acrylic on canvas, 10 × 13 inches. Pictured with artist-made cardboard storage box, approx. 10 5/8 x 13 3/4 x 2 inches. Private collection. (C) On Kawara. Photo: Courtesy David Zwirner, New York/London

On Kawara—Silence

Organized with the cooperation of the artist, On Kawara—Silence is the first full representation of On Kawara’s output, beginning in 1964 and including every category of work, much of it produced during his travels across the globe.


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Installation view: The Hugo Boss Prize 2014: Paul Chan, Nonprojections for New Lovers, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, March 6–May 13, 2015. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation

The Hugo Boss Prize 2014: Paul Chan, Nonprojections for New Lovers

Paul Chan is the winner of the 2014 Hugo Boss Prize, a biennial award honoring artists who have made a visionary contribution to contemporary art.

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This first U.S. museum exhibition of mirror works and drawings by Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian focuses on the celebrated Iranian artist’s sculptural and graphic oeuvre.

A Long-Awaited Tribute: Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian House and Pavilion

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.

Collection On View

Please note the Kandinsky Gallery is closed and there will be no works on view by Vasily Kandinsky from April 1 to July 1. A selection of his works is viewable on the Collection Online. More about the artist can also be found on our blog.

On view now from the permanent collection are portions of the Thannhauser Collection—presenting masterpieces by such artists as Paul Cézanne, Paul Gauguin, Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, Camille Pissarro, Pierre Auguste Renoir, and Vincent van Gogh. More

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On Kawara, Nothing, Something, Everything, 1963. Letraset on paper, 8 1/16 x 12 inches (20.5 x 30.5 cm). Private collection © On Kawara. Photo: Courtesy Phaidon

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