Chaos and Classicism: The New Body
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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
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Sun 10 am–5:45 pm
Mon 10 am–5:45 pm
Tue 10 am–5:45 pm
Wed 10 am–5:45 pm
Fri 10 am–5:45 pm
Sat 10 am–7:45 pm
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Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $18
Children 12 and under Free
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October 1, 2010–January 9, 2011
Atina Grossmann, Professor of History, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Cooper Union, New York, explains the fascination with the body in the period between the two world wars. She reveals how the devastation of World War I led to feelings of physical alienation and an obsession with health and sports.
For further information about the exhibition, visit Chaos and Classicism: Art in France, Italy, and Germany, 1918–1936.