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Ari Wiseman, the deputy director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

New York – Alberto Burri: “The Trauma of Painting” at the Guggenheim Through January 6th, 2016

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

New York – Wassily Kandinsky: “Kandinsky Before Abstraction, 1901-1911” at The Guggenheim Through Spring 2015

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Heirs of Peggy Guggenheim Sue Guggenheim Foundation

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Guggenheim Challenges Architects on Finnish Museum

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

New York: “New Harmony: Abstraction Between the Wars” at The Guggenheim Museum Through September 8th 2013

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

New York – James Turrell at The Guggenheim Museum Through September 25th, 2013

Friday, August 9th, 2013

New York – Gutai: “Splendid Playground” at The Guggenheim Museum Through May 8th, 2013

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Guggenheim Receives Grant to Commission Chinese Contemporary Art

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

New York – AO On Site: The 2012 Guggenheim International Gala, Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Friday, November 9th, 2012

AO On Site: “Art Of Another Kind,” Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, through September 12, 2012

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: ‘John Chamberlain: Choices’ at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum through May 13, 2012

Monday, March 5th, 2012

AO Breaking – Deutsche Bank and the Guggenheim Museum end Berlin collaboration

Monday, February 6th, 2012

AO On Site- Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, T. 1912, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, April 14th, 2011

Monday, April 18th, 2011

AO News Summary: Guggenheim Foundation To Study Helsinki For Possible New Site

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

Go See-New York: Anish Kapoor’s Site Specific ‘Memory’ at the Guggenheim through March 28th 2010

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

AO News: Winners of ‘Rob Pruitt Presents: The First Annual Art Awards’ Announced at Ceremony at the Guggenheim Museum

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Go See-New York: Kandinsky at the Guggenheim Museum, New York through January 10th 2010

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

Go See – East Hampton: Agathe Snow “Terrestrial Forms” at The Fireplace Project, through August 31, 2009 with interview Firplace Foundation founder, Edsel Williams

Friday, August 21st, 2009

Richard Armstrong named new Director of the Guggenheim Foundation

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

Guggenheim director Thomas Krens leaving after 20 years

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

Wednesday, February 13th, 2008

"Spiritual America": Richard Prince retrospective at the Guggenheim

Friday, September 28th, 2007

New York – Helen Frankenthaler: “Composing with Color” at Gagosian Gallery, through October 18th 2014

Thursday, October 16th, 2014
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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