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A Former Intern Returns to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice After 30 Years

Susan Eley | Posted 06.19.2014 | New York
Susan Eley

Last week I visited the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice and found myself weeping in front of a painting by Paul Klee. Thirty years have elapsed since I was a summer intern in this museum.

Performa 13: Exploring the Surreal

MutualArt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

This month, New York will once again become the center of the performance art world for twenty-four days of incredible programming, as Performa 13 makes its biennial appearance.

Carrie Mae Weems: Thirty Years of Truth

MutualArt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

Confidence exudes from Weems' photographs with almost a polite quality, planting one foot in the male-dominated art world and the other in the role of a socio-racial historian.

Photographing Wendy Whelan In Restless Creature

Christopher Duggan | Posted 07.06.2013 | Arts
Christopher Duggan

After years of photographing and filming performances and rehearsals, Nel and I believe in the power of great dance documentation, but nothing compares to seeing Wendy Whelan perform live. She is captivating, enthralling, alluring -- I just can't describe how I feel when I watch her dance.

"The Hugo Boss Prize 2012: Danh Vo I M U U R 2" Opens At Guggenheim

Catie Keck | Posted 05.21.2013 | Arts
Catie Keck

Hosting a compelling dialogue in conjunction with its ongoing Conversations with Contemporary Artists series, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum welcomed artist Danh Vo on Tuesday night to discuss his curatorial work for a new exhibition.

An Exquisite Journey Through The Mundane

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.23.2012 | Arts

When it comes to mundane materials, there is perhaps no artist alive today who can unearth the poetic beauty of found items like Gabriel Orozco. In a ...

QUIZ: Pablo Picasso vs. Francoise Gilot

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.15.2012 | Arts

From the Blue period to the Rose period, Pablo Picasso is often praised for his vibrant use of color, bringing his angular landscapes and neoclassical...

Finland Rejects Guggenheim Proposal

AP | Posted 07.02.2012 | Arts

HELSINKI — The Helsinki City Council has narrowly rejected a proposal to build a Guggenheim art museum in the Finnish capital. The council's bo...

A Guggenheim In Helsinki?

AP | Posted 01.10.2012 | Arts

HELSINKI -- The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation on Tuesday proposed building a museum in the Finnish capital after a yearlong feasibility study. The...

Vik Muniz's Garbage-Art Transforms A Waste Land Into A Nominee & Award Winner

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Brad Balfour

Brazilian conceptualist Vik Muniz has been making remarkable photo-constructs and garnering accolades within the fine art world for years including su...

PHOTOS: ART AWARDS: Guggenheim Hosts Rob Pruitt Awards With James Franco, Marina Abramovic

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The second annual Rob Pruitt Art Awards were held last night at Webster Hall in New York, in association with the Guggenheim Museum. The visual art w...

ART AWARDS: Artist's Artist Hans-Peter Feldmann Wins The 2010 Hugo Boss Prize

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

At a ceremony at the Guggenheim last night, German artist Hans-Peter Feldmann was named the winner of the 2010 Hugo Boss Prize, a $100,000 biannual aw...

Artlog's Top Weekly Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

The rush of gallery openings is giving way to the second wave: fall's major art fairs, benefits, and museum shows.

New York's Anonymous MuseumNerd Opens Up

Allison K Gibson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Allison K Gibson

MuseumNerd's original avatar Chances are, if you're on Twitter and you're an art lover, you've become acquainted with the thoughtful and entertaining...

Artlog's Top Summer Museum Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

We highlight here the best major museum summer shows in New York City.

NYC Assignment Desk: 'Lost' Season 6 Premier Party, Chromeo at the Guggenheim, and The Super Bowl

NY Eyes& Ears | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Prosecuting Genocide, War Crimes, And Crimes Against Humanity: The Weaknesses and Strengths Of International Justice Part of NYU's Conflict Securit...

Guggenheim Museum Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary With Free Admission (PHOTOS)

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is continuing its year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary. To commemorate the day it opened i...

This Week in Art: Anything is Possible

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bettina Korek

And anything is possible in the twenty-first century. We must, together, continue to guard the spirit and activity of scholarship in museums including those devoted to contemporary art.

Smellorama Redux: New and Improved on Manhattan's Upper East Side

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jane Levere

The audience at the Guggenheim will sit in seats outfitted with "scent microphones" that direct scents at each audience member while music supports the scents by helping them "sound".