Guggenheim Receives Grant to Commission Chinese Contemporary Art

March 20th, 2013

Guggenheim Museum and Robert H. N. Ho Foundation, via the GuggenheimThe Guggenheim Museum has received a $10 million grant from the Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation in Hong Kong to comission new works from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau.  The move comes as the museum continues to expand its global view of contemporary art.  “This is all part of our global narrative,” says Richard Armstrong, director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. “For years people have asked what we are doing about China. This is a crucial next step.”

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