Committed to innovation, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation collects, preserves, and interprets modern and contemporary art, and explores ideas across cultures through dynamic curatorial and educational initiatives and collaborations. With its constellation of architecturally and culturally distinct museums, exhibitions, publications, and digital platforms, the foundation engages both local and global audiences.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum / New York

An internationally renowned art museum and one of the most significant architectural icons of the 20th century, the Guggenheim Museum in New York is at once a vital cultural center, an educational institution, and the heart of an international network of museums. Visitors can experience special exhibitions of modern and contemporary art, lectures by artists and critics, performances and film screenings, classes for teens and adults, and daily tours of the galleries led by museum educators. Founded on a collection of early modern masterpieces, the Guggenheim Museum today is an ever-evolving institution devoted to the art of the 20th century and beyond.


Peggy Guggenheim Collection / Venice

Located on Venice’s Grand Canal between Santa Maria della Salute and the Gallerie dell’Accademia, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection is one of Europe’s premier museums devoted to modern art and is the second most frequently visited museum in Venice. At the core of the museum’s holdings is Peggy Guggenheim’s personal collection of 20th-century art comprised of masterpieces ranging in style from Cubism and Surrealism to Abstract Expressionism. The Peggy Guggenheim Collection also exhibits other works owned by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, presents temporary exhibitions, and manages and operates the U.S. Pavilion of the Venice Biennale.


Guggenheim Museum / Bilbao

When it opened in 1997, the Frank Gehry – designed Guggenheim Museum Bilbao – a spectacular structure made of titanium, glass, and limestone – was hailed as the most important building of its time. Located in the Basque city of Bilbao in northern Spain, the museum features exhibitions organized by the Guggenheim Foundation and by the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, as well as selections from the permanent collection of the Guggenheim museums.


Guggenheim / Abu Dhabi

The Guggenheim Abu Dhabi will be a preeminent platform for contemporary art and culture that presents the most important artistic achievements of our time. From its location in the Middle East – a central axis between Europe, Asia, and Africa – the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi will contribute to a more inclusive and expansive view of art history that emphasizes the convergence of local, regional, and international sources of creative inspiration rather than geography or nationality. At the same time, the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi will acknowledge and celebrate the specific identity derived from the cultural traditions of Abu Dhabi and the United Arab Emirates, as well as other countries in the Middle East.

Authored Articles
Soto. The Fourth Dimension
Oct 18, 2019 – Feb 9, 2020
Structured around his concept of the aesthetic experience, this exhibition offers a rare opportunity to re-examine the career of...
From Gesture To Form
Jan 26 – Mar 18, 2019
Abstract imagery, as a quest into issues of color, form and space as well as their interrelationships, characterized the...
Jun 8 – Sep 12, 2018
This comprehensive exhibition of the preeminent artist of the 20th Century, in collaboration with Fondation Giacometti, examines anew the...
Danh Vo / Take My Breath Away
February 9 – May 9, 2018
The first comprehensive survey in the U.S. of work by Danh Vo will fill the ramps of the Guggenheim’s...
82 Portraits and 1 Still Life / David Hockney
Nov 10, 2017 – Feb 25, 2018
”Other people fascinate me, and the most interesting aspect of other people–the point where we go inside them–is the...
Our 4th Year Anniversary
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We are rounding out our fourth year with over 2 million visits strong. A very exciting journey it has been.
Future Now Symposium 2021
April 28 – May 31, 2021
This symposium is an exploration of 21st century culture through art, bringing together key institutions, galleries, publications, and artists...
Hilma af Klint / Artist, Researcher, Medium
Apr 4, 2020 – Feb 21, 2021
Af Klint was a pioneer of abstraction. Early on she developed a rich, symbolic imagery that preceded the broadly...
I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is Beating
Alec Soth
This exhibition comprised of large scale portraits and interiors focuses on Soth’s depiction of the individual, posing questions about...
Observing New York’s Streets
Helen Levitt / Rencontres d’Arles
Funny, incongruous, vibrant and resolutely human, these scenes out on the streets of New York, put next to one...
A Conversation with Mitch Epstein
interview series
Mitch Epstein is a fine-art photographer who helped pioneer color photography in the 1970s. His works are in major...
Photo London 2018 / Part II
MAY 17–20, 2018
Today we survey some more of the photography which will be presented and take a closer look at some...