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Findings

Paint Materials Fund

List of artists receiving painting materials funds, 1941
List of artists receiving painting materials funds, 1941. Hilla Rebay records. A0010. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives, New York, NY

During Hilla Rebay’s tenure with the Guggenheim as director and curator, the Guggenheim sponsored grants for artists’ painting materials. More

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Hilla and Her Dogs

Hilla Rebay, Rudolf Bauer, Fernand Léger, and others, 1940s. Hilla von Rebay Foundation Archives. M0007. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY
Hilla Rebay, Rudolf Bauer, Fernand Léger, and others, 1940s. Hilla von Rebay Foundation Archives. M0007. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY

The Guggenheim Museum’s first Director, Hilla von Rebay, had a love for dogs which is evident throughout the Guggenheim Museum Archives collections. More

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Traces of ZERO

ZERO-0-Nul exhibition opening invitation, Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 1964
ZERO-0-Nul exhibition opening invitation, Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 1964. Collection on Arts Organizations. A0014. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY.

Traces of the ZERO network’s apex of activity in the mid-1960s are scattered in the Guggenheim Museum Archives Collection on Arts Organizations. More