The Guggenheim exhibition catalogue Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe has won the 2008 George Wittenborn Memorial Book Award, which recognizes outstanding publications in visual arts and architecture.
Using the increasingly anachronistic medium of film, Tacita Dean (b. 1965, Canterbury, England) cultivates a visual discourse of obsolete technologies and the fictional remains of cultural memory.
On January 31, 2009, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation settled litigation concerning its ownership of Pablo Picasso’s Le Moulin de la Galette. Given the extensive costs associated with prolonged litigation, the Guggenheim determined that agreeing to settle the case was the best and most fiscally prudent course of action to ensure that the painting would remain on view for the benefit of the public and scholars.
A television spot for Richard Prince: Spiritual America, the exhibition on view at the Guggenheim from Sept. 28, 2007–Jan. 9, 2008, has been nominated for a New York Emmy Award in the Community/Public Service (PSAs) category.
First published in 1970, A.C. Hollingsworth’s I’d Like the Goo-Gen-Heim is a timeless introduction to modern art for young readers.
The Guggenheim recently acquired Caged Sacks (2007–08) by Susanta Mandal, an artist known for his mixed media installations, which often utilize spotlights and kinetic mechanisms and that seem playful, but are actually uncanny and ultimately disconcerting constructions.
The award recognizes Stringari's work on the 2008 exhibition Imageless: The Scientific Study and Experimental Treatment of an Ad Reinhardt Black Painting.
The Guggenheim Museum recently acquired Felix Gonzalez-Torres's “Untitled” (Golden) through purchase and partial gift.
The International Association of Art Critics (AICA/USA) has awarded Louise Bourgeois Best Monographic Show in New York City for 2007–08.
This fall, the Board of Trustees welcomed a new member—passionate collector, patron, and champion of the arts Carl Gustaf Ehrnrooth of Helsinki, Finland.
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New York, NY 10128-0173
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