Lauren Hinkson has joined the Guggenheim Museum as the new Assistant Curator for Collections. Hinkson was previously a Senior Cataloguer in the Department of Prints and Illustrated Books at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
On the occasion of the exhibition theanyspacewhatever, the museum will present a 24-hour event concentrating on the concept of time in its myriad philosophical, psychological, biological, sociological, poetic, aesthetic, and economic manifestations.
In January 2008, a cast and crew of over 150 people assembled at the Guggenheim Museum in New York for the filming of an action thriller entitled The International. Now opening in the U.S. on February 13, 2009, the movie stars Clive Owen and Naomi Watts.
David van der Leer has joined the Guggenheim as the museum’s new Assistant Curator of Architecture and Design. His initial focus will be organizing the Frank Lloyd Wright anniversary exhibition set to open in May 2009.
Surrounded by soaring views in a raw industrial space atop 7 World Trade Center, over 500 guests celebrated the fourth Guggenheim International Gala on Monday, November 10, raising over $2.3 million for the museum.
Jacir, 37, is the seventh artist to win the prestigious award, which was established in 1996 by Hugo Boss and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation to recognize significant achievement in contemporary art.
In naming the Guggenheim Museum, the Department of the Interior described the museum as “one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most important commissions.”
Richard Armstrong has been appointed to the position of Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. Armstrong has been the Henry J. Heinz II Director of the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh since 1996.
In January 2008, Chief Conservator Carol Stringari participated in The Object in Transition: A Cross-Disciplinary Conference on the Preservation and Study of Modern and Contemporary Art, a conference that was held at the J.
In just three years the Guggenheim International Gala has become one of New York’s most successful and admired benefit events, and the 2007 gala raised a record-breaking $4.4 million for the museum’s exhibition and education programs. Over 500 guests attended the November 8, 2007, event at Pier 40.
Plan Your Visit
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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