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Throughout our summer exhibition Storylines, artist Agnieszka Kurant's "The End of Signature" is projected on our Frank Lloyd Wright building at nightfall, representing a collective signature of museum visitors. Read Kurant's interview with BOMB Magazine​ addressing the issue of authorship and the decline of handwriting in the digital age: http://gu.gg/Q2Ri7 #FrankLloydWrightFridays
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Why did Peggy Guggenheim pick up the phone?
Because Alexander Calder.

Happy birthday to American sculptor Alexander Calder, born today in 1898. Known for his mobiles, Calder's "Red Lily Pads" were suspended in the Guggenheim rotunda for "Art of Another Kind" (2012) http://gu.gg/PWt1t
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On National #MoonDay , commemorate the anniversary of man's first walk on the moon with Katie Paterson's "Light bulb to Simulate Moonlight" (2008), on view now in Storylines. The artist worked closely with engineers to find the appropiate surface coating in order to simulate the light of a full moon: http://gu.gg/PRmUj 
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Art and science on 5th Ave—how conservators at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Guggenheim are combining forces and making fascinating discoveries about works by Alberto Burri, Alexander Calder, and Édouard Manet: http://gu.gg/PECaY
Conservators and scientists at two world-renowned organizations are working together and making fascinating discoveries about works by artists such as Alberto Burri, Alexander Calder, and Édouard Manet.
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"No living artist has explored the modern way of grief more movingly than Doris Salcedo, a Colombian who commemorates the often anonymous victims of violence around the world." - The Economist: http://gu.gg/PAIwL
ONE way of teasing out the core values of any society is to study how it mourns. From the pyramids of Giza to a crusader’s tomb complete with recumbent...
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How do you take care of a monumental space like Guggenheim Bilbao? We chatted with our sister museum's Associate Director of Facilities about maintaining Frank Gehry’s iconic building: http://gu.gg/Ps1BL
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Today we announce dates for the 2015 Guggenheim International Gala made possible by Dior featuring a special musical performance by Grimes, November 4. Guggenheim Young Collectors Council members receive priority access to discounted tickets starting today. Public tickets on sale August 6 at noon: http://gu.gg/PZIM3
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5 lessons we can learn from legendary painter and art theorist Vasily Kandinsky through a selection of works on view now at the Guggenheim: http://gu.gg/PUyGj
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Father of video art Nam June Paik was born today in 1932. In 2000, the Guggenheim presented "The Worlds of Nam June Paik" featuring the artist's seminal installations including "TV Garden" http://gu.gg/PQ6D7
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On #WorldEmojiDay, we celebrate 🌀 and the spiraling Guggenheim rotunda designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, with its continuous spaces flowing freely one into another: http://gu.gg/PKnwU #FrankLloydWrightFridays
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"We need to be this critical eye." In this video, Doris Salcedo discusses her role as an artist addressing the experience of loss and trauma due to political violence: http://gu.gg/PBbIU
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Every night this summer, Agnieszka Kurant’s “The End of Signature” is projected on the Guggenheim facade. In this video, the artist explains her interest in the loss of individual authorship and the decline of handwriting in the age of digital communication, addressed in both of her works currently on view in “Storylines”: http://gu.gg/Py3k8
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