On May 3, the Webby Awards announced that YouTube Play. A Biennial of Creative Video won a Webby for Best Event/Live Webast, as well as People's Voice awards in three categories: Best Web/Art, Best Web/Events, and Best Event/Live Webcast.
Learning Through Art (LTA), the Guggenheim's artist-residency program which is in its 40th year, has re-launched its website. The program cultivates student creativity by designing sustained, process-oriented art projects that support learning across the curriculum.
In response to the recent detainment of artist Ai Weiwei by the Chinese government, the Guggenheim has launched an online petition to express concern for Ai’s freedom and call for his timely release. We urge everyone to read the petition and follow the link to Change.
On March 17, 2011, a group of artists issued a call to action to boycott the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Museum (and potentially other Guggenheim museums) over the rights of workers at the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Museum site. The Guggenheim Foundation is firmly committed to working to protect workers' rights on the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Museum site.
The Guggenheim Foundation is firmly committed to working to protect the rights of individuals on the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi museum site. Several very important steps have been taken over the past six months that demonstrate this commitment.
In conjunction with The Great Upheaval: Modern Art from the Guggenheim Collection, 1910–1918, the Guggenheim has launched a special microsite that expands on the history of this vibrant age in modern art. The site traces hubs of the European art world—including Paris, Berlin, Milan, and Moscow—through a colorful interactive map and time line.
Curated by Nancy Spector, the exhibition won a first-place award for “Best Show Involving Digital Media, Video, Film, or Performance.”
The Amsterdam-based avant-garde theater collective Dood Paard presents a provocative staging of Arthur Schnitzler’s Reigen (Full Circle, 1897).
On January 18, 2011, at a news conference held at the City Hall of Helsinki, Mayor Jussi Pajunen announced that the city has commissioned the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation to conduct a study exploring the possibility of developing a Guggenheim Museum in Finland.
The Wright, the Guggenheim’s new fine-dining restaurant designed by Andre Kikoski Architect, has won a Best of the Year Award from Interior Design Magazine. The fifth annual design competition recognized superior interior design projects and products in more than 70 categories.
Plan Your Visit
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
Hours & Ticketing
See Plan Your Visit for more information on ticketing, including holiday hours.
Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $18
Children under 12 Free
Multimedia guides are free with admission.
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