Search Results

Guggenheim to Work with Rem Koolhaas on New Research Project

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Guggenheim Bilbao Launches Series of Events for 20th Anniversary

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Guggenheim Director Comments on Pulled Artwork After Threats to Staff

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Guggenheim Draws Additional Criticism Over Withdrawing Works

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Guggenheim Pulls Works from Show Over Accusations of Animal Cruelty

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

New York – “Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim” at the Guggenheim Through September 6th, 2017

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Maurizio Cattelan’s Toilet Piece to Come Down at Guggenheim

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Danh Vo to Stage Major Retrospective at Guggenheim Next Year

Monday, July 17th, 2017

Karole P.B. Vail to Head Up Peggy Guggenheim Collection

Friday, June 9th, 2017

Peggy Guggenheim’s Life in Venice Profiled in The Guardian

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Peggy Guggenheim’s Heirs Speak Out Over Perceived Violation of Her Will

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

Leigh Ledare Among New Group of Guggenheim Fellows

Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Former Guggenheim Member Speaks Out Against Expanding Guggenheim Project in Abu Dhabi

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

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
Global contemporary art events and news observed from New York City. Suggestion? Email us.
NEWS

American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
Read More »

Getty Museum Survives Brutal California Wildfires

December 13th, 2017

Getty, via ReutersThe Getty has survived a week of chaotic wildfires, keeping its collection intact while flames raged around the museum by wetting the surrounding hills with water and closing off all air intake valves. “By putting all these bells and whistles in, we are able to wet down our hillsides, close intake valves and keep smoke and debris out,” says Linda Somerville, assistant director of insurance and risk management for the J. Paul Getty Trust.
Read More »

The Frick Collection Acquires First Work in 30 Years

December 13th, 2017

François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, via ArtforumThe Frick Collection has acquired its first work since 1991, a 7-feet-tall portrait of Prince Camillo Borghese by François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, Artforum reports. “The last opportunity the Frick had to purchase a major French School painting was nearly thirty years ago, with the acquisition of [Jean-Antoine] Watteau’s Portal of Valenciennes,” director Ian Wardropper says. “Today, it is deeply rewarding to have the rare opportunity to bring to the museum such an important work as this one, a historic portrait we feel would have compelled Henry Clay Frick. While the portrait has been shown in Rome, it has never been seen publicly in America.”


Read More »

REFERENCE LIBRARY