First showing of paintings, gouache, pastels and drawings by Joan Miro. New York: Pierre Matisse Gallery, . Exhibition brochure. HR N7113.M54 A4 1952
These two posters from the Pierre Matisse Gallery in New York City advertise exhibitions of the work of Joan Miró. More
Nam June Paik Robot-Opera flyer, circa 1964. Artist files. A0008. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY
This flyer announces Nam June Paik’s Robot-Opera (1964) “….on every streets and squares in New York.” The remote-controlled robot played audiotaped speeches of President John F. Kennedy. More
Carrington, Leonora. La Dame Ovale, illustrated by Max Ernst. Paris: GLM, 1939.
RB PQ7298.13.A726 D3 1939
In 1939, Leonora Carrington published La Dame Ovale, a collection of six Surrealist stories containing seven illustrations by Max Ernst. More
Dan Flavin, untitled (to Ward Jackson, an old friend and colleague who, during the Fall of 1957 when I finally returned to New York from Washington and joined him to work together in this museum, kindly communicated), 1971. Daylight, pink, yellow, green, and blue fluorescent light, 2- and 8-ft fixtures. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Partial gift of the artist in honor of Ward Jackson 72.1985 © 2014 Stephen Flavin/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Installation view: Guggenheim International Exhibition, 1971, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, February 12–April 11, 1971. Exhibition records. A0003. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY
Dan Flavin and Ward Jackson may have become friends while both worked in the Guggenheim mailroom, but their friendship lasted longer than their tenure together at the museum. More
Ant Farm Stock Certificate, circa 1969–1970. Collection on Arts Organizations. A0014. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY
What you find in the folders of the Collection on Arts Organizations is always a surprise: announcements, artist lecture information, brochures, institutional publications, invitations, photographs, postcards, posters, and more. More
Ford, Charles Henri and Breton, André. Back cover. View, Marcel Duchamp Number 5, no. 1 (March 1945) Call number RB SER V no.1 (March 1945)
The March 1945 of View magazine issue centered on Marcel Duchamp, who designed both its front and back cover. More
On the Future of Art brochure, 1969. H. Harvard Arnason records. A0012. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY.
In the spring of 1969, art historian Michael Fried and other notable thinkers such as architect Louis Kahn, psychologist B. F. Skinner, philosopher Herbert Marcuse, and sculptor James Seawright participated in a Guggenheim lecture series considering the future of art. More