Stories on art, design, conservation, and more shed light on the Guggenheim’s past, present, and future.

Subscribe to RSS feed.
Checklist

A Conversation with the Winners of the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition

Image: courtesy Malcolm Reading Consultants
Image: courtesy Malcolm Reading Consultants

The winning architects in the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition speak about their successful concept, their approach to nature and the environment, and the place their design could have within the urban context of Helsinki. More

Checklist

Catherine Opie, Denise Duhamel, and the Stories of a Self-Portrait

Catherine Opie, Self-Portrait/Nursing, 2004 (detail). Chromogenic print, 40 x 31 inches (101.6 x 78.7 cm), edition 7/8. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Purchased with funds contributed by the International Director’s Council and Executive Committee Members: Ruth Baum, Edythe Broad, Elaine Terner Cooper, Dimitris Daskalopoulos, Harry David, Gail May Engelberg, Shirley Fiterman, Nicki Harris, Dakis Joannou, Rachel Lehmann, Linda Macklowe, Peter Norton, Tonino Perna, Elizabeth Richebourg Rea, Mortimer D. A. Sackler, Simonetta Seragnoli, David Teiger, Ginny Williams, and Elliot K. Wolk, and Sustaining Members: Tiqui Atencio, Linda Fischbach, Beatrice Habermann, and Cargill and Donna MacMillan 2005.14 © Catherine Opie
Catherine Opie, Self-Portrait/Nursing, 2004 (detail). Chromogenic print, 40 x 31 inches (101.6 x 78.7 cm), edition 7/8. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Purchased with funds contributed by the International Director’s Council and Executive Committee Members: Ruth Baum, Edythe Broad, Elaine Terner Cooper, Dimitris Daskalopoulos, Harry David, Gail May Engelberg, Shirley Fiterman, Nicki Harris, Dakis Joannou, Rachel Lehmann, Linda Macklowe, Peter Norton, Tonino Perna, Elizabeth Richebourg Rea, Mortimer D. A. Sackler, Simonetta Seragnoli, David Teiger, Ginny Williams, and Elliot K. Wolk, and Sustaining Members: Tiqui Atencio, Linda Fischbach, Beatrice Habermann, and Cargill and Donna MacMillan 2005.14 © Catherine Opie

Catherine Opie’s powerful self-portrait Self Portrait/Nursing, now on view in the Guggenheim’s exhibition Storylines, is the subject of a moving poem by Denise Duhamel. More

Checklist

Art on the Air: Sharing the Guggenheim's 1970s Radio Interviews

Mimi Poser (right) and Mary Sharp Cronson, founder of Works & Process, at the opening of the 1984 exhibition Michael Singer. Photo: Marilyn Mazur
Mimi Poser (right) and Mary Sharp Cronson, founder of Works & Process, at the opening of the 1984 exhibition Michael Singer. Photo: Marilyn Mazur

In the 1970s, the Guggenheim Museum launched a radio series, Round and About the Guggenheim, featuring interviews with artists, curators, and many others from New York’s art world. As the museum shares these archival episodes, we reflect on the history behind these fascinating conversations. More