As the Guggenheim's Helsinki Concept and Development Study nears completion, a summary of the work so far and preview of the final months of the process.
Join us at the BMW Guggenheim Lab for the final days of the Lab’s run in New York before it moves on to Berlin in spring 2012. This week, Lab Team member Charles Montgomery, a journalist and urban experimentalist from Vancouver, will present events that illustrate the relationship between the design of our minds and the design of our cities.
Three new videos having been added to the exhibition site for Lee Ufan: Marking Infinity, documenting the artist installing works in the Guggenheim's rotunda and galleries.
For the latest installment of the Guggenheim Forum, the museum has invited three prominent writers on epistemology and consciousness to discuss the question of how we decide what is “real” in an increasingly mediated age.
Since the BMW Guggenheim Lab’s opening on August 3, more than 20,000 people have participated in its free programs centering on improving city life.
For the second edition of stillspotting nyc, a two-year multidisciplinary project that takes the Guggenheim Museum's programming out into the streets of New York City, Estonian composer Arvo Pärt and U.S. and Norway–based architecture firm Snøhetta create urban soundscapes around Lower Manhattan that explore the relationship between space and sound.
The BMW Guggenheim Lab launches today with the opening of its first mobile structure in Manhattan's East Village. This public space—part urban think tank, part gathering space, part community center—offers free programs and events for visitors to explore the challenges and opportunities of today's cities.
For the exhibition Lee Ufan: Marking Infinity, the Guggenheim has produced a special exhibition site charting Lee Ufan’s creation of a visual, conceptual, and theoretical terrain that has radically expanded the possibilities for painting and sculpture since the 1960s.
The go-to resource for information and updates about the Lab, the website includes behind-the-scenes videos, vision statements from the Lab Advisory Committee, profiles of the Lab Team New York, a calendar of events, and more.
Installation of the BMW Guggenheim Lab, to open in lower Manhattan on August 3, has officially commenced. After several weeks of logistics and site preparation in early June, July 2 marked the raising of the Lab superstructure.
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