Guggenheim UBS MAP

On the MAP: Latin American Artists Discuss their Work, A Trailblazing Film Series Launches, and No Country Lives On

Installation views, Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative: Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, June 13–October 1, 2014
Installation view, Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative: Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, June 13–October 1, 2014

In our latest monthly update from the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, we present a video overview of Under the Same Sun and share details on an exciting new MAP film series. More

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How the Guggenheim Installed James Turrell’s Aten Reign

Video still: How the Guggenheim Installed Aten Reign, Matt Stanton Productions and Amy Koshbin © 2013 Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York
Video still: How the Guggenheim Installed Aten Reign, Matt Stanton Productions and Amy Koshbin © 2013 Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York

Among the remarkable aspects of James Turrell's installation last year at the Guggenheim was the impression of weightlessness it created. In this video, the museum's Chief Fabricator explains how the piece's underlying structure was built. More

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How the Guggenheim Evoked a Groundbreaking 1917 Futurist Performance

Video still: Futurist Performance and F. T. Marinetti, Matt Stanton Productions, Amy Khoshbin, Kris McKay © 2014 Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York
Video still: Futurist Performance and F. T. Marinetti, Matt Stanton Productions, Amy Khoshbin, Kris McKay © 2014 Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York

The performances staged by the Italian Futurists were among the movement’s most significant cultural contributions. How best to convey a sense of these powerful—yet ephemeral—events? More