Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum’s Frank Lloyd Wright–designed building, the Wright opened to the public on December 11, 2009, in the space formerly occupied by the Guggenheim Cafe.
Record-breaking attendance at the museum has been recorded for 2009, the fiftieth-anniversary year of the landmark building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Kristen Bell stars in the upcoming movie about an ambitious young New Yorker who is disillusioned with romance.
Art, Architecture, and Innovation: Celebrating the Guggenheim Museum will air on public television in the New York City tristate area on January 24 as part of Thirteen/WNET’s SundayArts afternoon programming. It will be rebroadcast on WLIW21 that same day.
The winners of this summer’s Design It: Shelter Competition visited the Guggenheim Museum and Google offices in New York on Thursday, December 17.
Most of Felix Gonzalez-Torres’s (b. 1957, Guáimaro, Cuba; d. 1996, Miami) stacks of paper are designed to be depleted; viewers can take away one of the printed broadsheets that bear photographic images or oblique texts.
Recent exhibitions at the Guggenheim Museum have served as the backdrop for new and ongoing scholarly programs that advance knowledge among academics and the public.
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.
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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