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On the MAP: Guatemala’s Regina José Galindo, Asian Contemporary Art Week, and a Q&A with Tania Bruguera

Detail: Regina José Galindo, America’s Family Prison (2008), performed at ArtPace, San Antonio, Texas, 2008. Documentary photograph. Photo: Todd Jonson, Kimberly Abuchon. Courtesy prometeogallery di Ida Pisani, Milan-Lucca
Detail: Regina José Galindo, America’s Family Prison (2008), performed at ArtPace, San Antonio, Texas, 2008. Documentary photograph. Photo: Todd Jonson, Kimberly Abuchon. Courtesy prometeogallery di Ida Pisani, Milan-Lucca

In our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we take a look at a provocative Guatemalan artist; share an audio playlist for Asian Contemporary Art Week; and offer a peek at a recent interview with artist Tania Bruguera. More

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Celebrating Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Museum for “Archtober”

Video still: Art, Architecture, and Innovation: Celebrating the Guggenheim Museum © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York
Video still: Art, Architecture, and Innovation: Celebrating the Guggenheim Museum © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York

In honor of "Archtober"—a month dedicated to celebrating New York City's built environment—we’re revisiting a video about our own New York architectural masterpiece, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim. More

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On the MAP: “The Unknown University,” Guggenheim Curators Visit Asia, and a Teaching Guide from Luis Camnitzer

Detail: Luis Camnitzer, A Museum Is a School, 2011– . Site-specific installation, media variable, overall dimensions variable. Proposal rendering, digital photomontage. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Gift of the artist in honor of Simón Rodriguez on the occasion of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative 2014.59. Photo: Courtesy the artist and Alexander Gray Associates
Detail: Luis Camnitzer, A Museum Is a School, 2011– . Site-specific installation, media variable, overall dimensions variable. Proposal rendering, digital photomontage. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Gift of the artist in honor of Simón Rodriguez on the occasion of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative 2014.59. Photo: Courtesy the artist and Alexander Gray Associates

In our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we share insights from a compelling symposium; audio of a talk by MAP curator June Yap; and a new teacher's guide for Under the Same Sun. More

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Change is on the Cards—Tania Bruguera Speaks about the Francis Effect

The Francis Effect, June, 2014. Photo: Enid Alvarez © 2014 Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York
The Francis Effect, June, 2014. Photo: Enid Alvarez © 2014 Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York

As part of her project, The Francis Effect, MAP artist Tania Bruguera has been engaging with visitors and passersby in front of the Guggenheim Museum. In this video, she discusses how she is collecting signatures in support of her plan to ask Pope Francis to grant Vatican City citizenship to the world’s immigrants. More