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Nancy Spector Returning to Guggenheim

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

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

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Vanity Fair Spotlights Battle Over Peggy Guggenheim’s Expansive Art Collection

Friday, January 6th, 2017

Alexander Calder’s ‘Red Lily Pads’ Returns to Guggenheim Rotunda

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Helsinki Guggenheim Derailed by Vote Against Budget

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Sees More Curators Depart as Construction Inches Towards Completion

Friday, November 11th, 2016

Helsinki Repositions Budget Needs for Guggenheim Museum

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Anicka Yi Wins the 2016 Hugo Boss Prize at the Guggenheim

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Finns Party Blocks State Funding for Guggenheim Helsinki

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Rashid Johnson Appointed to Guggenheim Board

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

New York – Laszlo Moholy-Nagy: “Future Present” at the Guggenheim Museum Through September 7th, 2016

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

Maurizio Cattelan Leaves Retirement with Solid Gold Toilet for Guggenheim

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Guggenheim Ceases Negotiations with GLC

Monday, April 18th, 2016

New York – Fischli/Weiss: “How to Work Better” at The Guggenheim Museum Through April 27th, 2016

Monday, April 18th, 2016

New York: “Photo-Poetics: An Anthology” at The Guggenheim Museum Through March 23rd, 2016

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

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

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

Guggenheim Museum Embarks on First Digital Arts Initiative

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Santiago Guggenheim Opening Exhibition Space in Former Williamsburg Savings Bank

Sunday, October 11th, 2015

Guggenheim Heirs Lose Case Against Foundation in Venice

Friday, September 25th, 2015

New York – Doris Salcedo at The Guggenheim Through October 12th, 2015

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

New York – “Storylines” at the Guggenheim Museum Through September 9th, 2015

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Guggenheim Appoints Two New Staff Members to Strengthen Chinese Contemporary Focus

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Guggenheim Selects Final Design for Helsinki Outpost

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Guggenheim Collection Lawsuit Begins in Venice

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Paul Schimmel Leaves Hauser & Wirth in Los Angeles

February 25th, 2017

Paul Schimmel, via LA TimesCurator Paul Schimmel has parted ways with Hauser & Wirth’s Los Angeles location after a sudden announcement late this week, the LA Times reports.  Schimmel, former chief curator at MoCA was a founding partner in the gallery’s Los Angeles location, which opened last year.  “Going forward, Hauser & Wirth will continue building upon its longstanding, passionate commitment to Los Angeles with expanded programs, including an increasingly robust campaign of public events and community outreach activities, and an ever more dynamic schedule of exhibitions that celebrate our artists, and connections between California and the international scene,” Iwan Wirth said in a statement.
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Boyle Heights Art Space Closes After Repeated Protests from Anti-Gentrification Activists

February 24th, 2017

The view from Mariachi PlazaThe LA Times reports on the closure of PSSST, a non-profit arts space in Boyle Heights that shuttered after repeated protests from local anti-gentrification activists.  While our closure might be applauded by some, it is not a victory for civil discourse and coalition building,” the gallery said in a statement.
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Francis Bacon’s George Dyer Triptych Goes to Christie’s New York for its Auction Debut

February 24th, 2017

Francis Bacon triptych of George Dyer, via GuardianFrancis Bacon’s triptych portrait of his lover George Dyer is set to go to auction for the first time at Christie’s in New York this May, carrying an estimate of $50m.  “George Dyer is to Bacon what Dora Maar was to Picasso,” Loic Gouzer says of the artist’s longtime muse.  “He is arguably the most important model of the second half of the 20th century, because Dyer’s persona as well and physical traits acted as a catalyst for Bacon’s pictorial breakthroughs.”

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