Beginning in the late 1960s, Joan Jonas (b. 1936, New York) created a groundbreaking series of works that established her as one of the pioneering forces in body art, performance, and video art.
Top honors went to Mary Heilmann and Connie Butler at Rob Pruitt’s The First Annual Art Awards during a ceremony at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on Thursday, October 29.
Giménez, who has been Curator of Twentieth-Century Art since 1989, will assume her new expanded position immediately.
Established in 1996 to recognize significant achievement in contemporary art, this biennial award is administered by the foundation and juried by an international panel of museum directors, curators, and critics.
On the occasion of the Guggenheim Museum's 50th Anniversary, we are pleased to announce the winners of the People's Prize and the Juried Prize for the Design It: Shelter Competition.
Guggenheim Forum is an ongoing series that brings together experts from a variety of fields to discuss and debate topics related to major museum exhibitions, with the public invited to comment on the conversation and take part in live chats.
The Guggenheim recently partnered with ArtBabble.org, a video-sharing site that brings together video art content from 17 cultural organizations.
The Guggenheim Museum has partnered with D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., to launch artbook @ Guggenheim, a special addition to the Guggenheim Online Store.
On June 22, Guggenheim.org adds a new feature, Guggenheim Forum. The online series brings together experts from a variety of fields to discuss and debate topics related to major museum exhibitions, with the public invited to comment on the conversation and take part in live chats.
On the occasion of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday, June 8, the Guggenheim Museum and Google launched Design It: Shelter Competition, a global, online initiative that invites the public to use Google Earth and Google SketchUp to create and submit designs for virtual 3-D shelters for a location of their choice anywhere on Earth.
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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
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