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36 hours in Venice

My first visit to Venice was way back in 1996 on a orchestra tour of Lake Garda and surroundings.  Since that first visit I had longed to return, finally twenty years later I booked a cheeky weekend before heading off to Slovenia for a weeks adventure.  786 altre parole


Maurizio Cattelan’s “America” Comes To America At The Guggenheim Museum


A new, site-specific work by Maurizio Cattelan opened at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on September 16, 2016.  For Maurizio Cattelan: “America, the artist replaces a toilet in one of the museum’s public restrooms with a fully functional replica cast in solid gold.  836 altre parole


under the same sun - SLG

Will I ever post a review for anything on time? I have been swamped at work recently, but a few weeks ago I went to see the Under The Same Sun exhibit at the South London Gallery, and I really wanted to write a review about it as it was getting me excited for my South America trip in November. 536 altre parole


Gold toilet - the metal, not the color - comes to public bathroom at Guggenheim

UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — Forget porcelain thrones – an 18-karat gold toilet in a restroom at one of the city’s most notable art institutions is set to open this week. 183 altre parole


The Guggenheim and Social Media

This week we are tasked to question and observe how museums use social media. I have decided to step out of the confines of Washington, DC and take a look at the  575 altre parole

Museum Studies

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain by Frank Gehry

On Monday we started the class with Mariah Carey’s video for her song “Sweetheart.” It featured Jermaine Dupri, a white fluffy cat, and most importantly, architect… 55 altre parole


Show me the money

Finnish politics play havoc with Guggenheim’s Helsinki museum plans.

…” plan has faced resistance from many Finns who consider it a waste of taxpayer money at a time of cuts to government welfare and schools that are part of a long economic downturn.”

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