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Guggenschiff by Jee Won Kim

Protesters Rain Down Thousands of Bills in Guggenheim Rotunda

"At 6:45 pm ET yesterday evening, a handheld bell sounded in the rotunda of the Guggenheim Museum in New York, signaling the second protest action in as many months from the Global Ultra Luxury Faction, or G.U.L.F. The ringing was followed by the release of 9,000 “1%” bills of parodic currency which fluttered downward as patrons rushed to the inner edge of Frank Lloyd Wright’s spiral ramp.

Activists launch faux Guggenheim site with press release on Abu Dhabi
Activists launch faux Guggenheim site with press release on Abu Dhabi:

Guggenheim Museum Announces Sustainable Design Competition for Abu Dhabi Branch

"In response to overwhelming international concern about human and labor rights violations in the construction of the new cultural district of Saadiyat Island, the Guggenheim Museum has decided to rethink the design for its new branch in Abu Dhabi. While the original design proposed by Frank Gehry is remarkable in conceptual and technical terms, the Guggenheim has recognized that the Abu Dhabi site affords a unique opportunity to fundamentally re-imagine the future of the twenty-first century global museum.

Willoughby Sharp Memorial, Guggenheim Museum, October 15, 6:30 - 9:30 pm


Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NYC
1071 Fifth Avenue

Thursday, October 15, 2009
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Service begins at 6:30 p.m in the Peter B. Lewis Theater. (Enter museum at the Fifth Avenue entrance.) Reception to follow in the Rotunda.

Tino Sehgal casting call at Guggenheim, Saturday September 26, 2009

Astor Place flyer for Guggenheim open call. $7.25/hr for upcoming Tino Sehgal show.

[ thanks to Lindsay Pollock ]

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