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On the MAP: Jonathas de Andrade’s Political Practice, MAP Artists at the Biennale, and Sara Raza's Curatorial Approach

Video still: Nisma Zaman/Matt Stanton Productions
Video still: Nisma Zaman/Matt Stanton Productions

In our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we share videos about MAP artist Jonathas de Andrade and curator Sara Raza, and we take a look at MAP artists participating in this year’s Venice Biennale. More

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On the MAP: Solo Exhibitions around the World, “Art and the Arab Citizen,” and MENAM at the Armory Show

These MAP artists are all being featured in solo exhibitions in the coming months. Clockwise from left: Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla. Photo: Courtesy of the artists and Lisson Gallery; Alejandro Cesarco. Photo: Jack Pierson; Carlos Motta. Photo: Courtesy of the artist; Vandy Rattana. Video still: Nisma Zaman; Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook. Photo: Eakarach Prangchaikul; Gabriel Orozco. Photo: Courtesy of the artist and kurimanzutto
These MAP artists are all being featured in solo exhibitions in the coming months. Clockwise from left: Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla. Photo: Courtesy of the artists and Lisson Gallery; Alejandro Cesarco. Photo: Jack Pierson; Carlos Motta. Photo: Courtesy of the artist; Vandy Rattana. Video still: Nisma Zaman; Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook. Photo: Eakarach Prangchaikul; Gabriel Orozco. Photo: Courtesy of the artist and kurimanzutto

In our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we share details on upcoming MAP artist exhibitions; explore a new Perspectives essay on art in the Arab world; and take a look at the Armory Show’s approaching Focus presentation. More

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Forging Relationships with the World: Three Years with Guggenheim UBS MAP

Clockwise from left: Tour given by June Yap during the media preview for No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asiac at the NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore, May 2014; Mind’s Eye Tour of Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, July 2014. Photo: Filip Wolak; installation view, No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia, Asia Society Hong Kong Center, October 30, 2013–February 16, 2014. Photo: Jessica Hromas; installation view, Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, June 13–October 1, 2014. Photo: David Heald
Clockwise from left: Tour given by June Yap during the media preview for No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia at the NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore, May 2014; Mind’s Eye Tour of Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, July 2014. Photo: Filip Wolak; installation view, No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia, Asia Society Hong Kong Center, October 30, 2013–February 16, 2014; installation view, Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, June 13–October 1, 2014. Photo: David Heald

A look back over the past few years of the diverse and wide-ranging Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative. More

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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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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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On the MAP: Alfredo Jaar Comes to Times Square, Tania Bruguera Appears at the Guggenheim, and Sheela Gowda Journeys to Brazil

Video still: Midnight Moment August 2014: A Logo for America by Alfredo Jaar, Ryan Mortiz and Sara Kinney/Times Square Alliance
Video still: Midnight Moment August 2014: A Logo for America by Alfredo Jaar, Ryan Mortiz and Sara Kinney/Times Square Alliance

In our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we take an inside look at intriguing international projects from artists Alfredo Jaar, Tania Bruguera, and Sheela Gowda. More