Tag Archives: Guggenheim


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Carol Stringari.

Guggenheim Receives $3 M. Endowment for Conservation From the Mellon Foundation

The Guggenheim Museum’s conservation department has received a $3 million challenge grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support its conservation efforts.The grant, which the museum will need to match two-to-one (raising an additional $6 million), endows the position of deputy director and chief … Read More


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2015 Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

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Art + Feminism Announces Third Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Art + Feminism has announced that it will hold a third Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on March 5, following the enormous success of the event’s last two editions, in 2014 and 2015. Once again, the edit-a-thon will take place at the Museum … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Still from David Lynch's Mulholland Drive (2001).

9 Art Events To Attend In New York City This Week

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Still from Anomalisa. 

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Bunny Rogers, Sister Jackets, 2012.

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Adrien Brody.

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Morning Links: Adrien Brody Edition

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Jim Shaw, Labyrinth: I Dreamt I was Taller than Jonathan Borofsky, 2009, acrylic on muslin canvas stretched over plywood panels. COLLECTION ERIC DECELLE, BRUSSELS/COURTESY THE ARTIST AND GALERIE PRAZ-DELAVALLADE, PARIS/©F. DEVAL, CAPC MUSÉE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN DE BORDEAU

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Bust of Queen Nefertiti, permanently displayed at the Neues Museum in Berlin.

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Morning Links: Queen Nefertiti’s Tomb Edition

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Screenshot from Ann Hirsch's "Penis Envy" on hornylilfeminist.com.

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Morning Links: Ann Hirsch Edition

Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids has opened a $22 million  eight-acre Japanese garden. [The Minneapolis Star-Tribune]The Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow has removed a video art work by Artur Źmijewski, called Game of Tag (1999), which … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
SIggi Hofer's Oh Heaven...Six Children and No Bread.


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9 Art Events To Attend In New York City This Week

TUESDAY, MAY 19Opening: Alex Katz at Mary Ryan “Modern and wonderful,” Calvin Klein says of this show, in which artist Alex Katz will debut nine original, extremely large, monochromatic screen prints at 80 x 30 inches, most of which feature women … Read More


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The occupied Guggenheim atrium.HALA/TWITTER

May Day Protesters Occupy the Guggenheim

Today, at around noon, a group of activists from the Gulf Labor Artist Coalition entered the Guggenheim’s atrium with a maroon fabric sign that read “Meet Workers’ Demands Now!” and proceeded to stage a protest. Their protest was in honor of … Read More


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The Resnick Pavilion at LACMA, which offers one of the largest column-free exhibition spaces in America. 


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Morning Links: Column-Free Edition

The latest museum trend: column-free spaces. [The Art Newspaper]A profile on Joanne Heyler, the director of philanthropist Eli Broad’s new Broad Museum, opening in Los Angeles this September. Heyler had run the Broad Art Foundation for twenty years prior to … Read More


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You Down With YCC? Meh, Not So Much: Young Collectors Council Parties at Guggenheim

Last Thursday, self-described “dynamic” young professionals elbowed one another to get to a bar made entirely of ice at the Guggenheim’s Young Collectors Party. Last year, I was told, there were two bars. The young woman next to me set … Read More


Artists
A SketchUp drawing for the series by Paul Chan.ALL IMAGES COURTESY BADLANDS UNLIMITED

Here’s a Preview of Lilith Wes’s Erotic Novella ‘We Love Lucy,’ Out in March on Badlands Unlimited [NSFW]

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Badlands Unlimited has been kind enough to share an excerpt of Lilith Wes’s forthcoming novella, We Love Lucy, which they are releasing next month as part of “New Lovers,” a new series “devoted to publishing new works … Read More