Mark Fathi Massoud, Guggenheim Fellow in Law, 2015, will give the annual Mohannad Malas Lecture in Islamic Law at UC Irvine School of Law on Tuesday, February 21.
Thomas Kailath, Guggenheim Fellow in Computer Science, 1969, has been selected as an Eminent Member of the IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu: EKN is the honor society of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). Only 134 individuals have been selected to receive this honor since 1950. [Image: Linda A. Cicero, Stanford News Service]
Edge of Alchemy is a solo exhibition of new works on paper and video by Stacey Steers, Guggenheim Fellow in Film-Video, 2014. Join the artist for an opening reception on Saturday, February 25, from 3 to 6 pm.
Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe is pleased to announce an exhibition of recent works by Tracy Miller, (Fine Arts, 2014). The exhibition will open on Thursday, February 16, and remain on view through March 18, 2017. A reception for the artist will be held on Thursday, February 16, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
MIT School of Architecture and Planning is pleased to present an exhibition featuring the photographs of historian William Brumfield, Guggenheim Fellow in Russian History, 2000. For forty years, Brumfield has photographed his travels through Russia, documenting the architecture he encounters. Follow this link to view the Press Release for this exhibition.
Sonoma State University is pleased to present an exhibition of abstract art, "Black White Color Life: Recent Works on Paper by Laurie Fendrich (Fine Arts, 2016) and Peter Plagens (Fine Arts, 1972), in the University Art Gallery February 15 through March 12. Image: Left, Peter Plagens, Capitale (3), 2015, mixed media on rag paper; right, Laurie Fendrich, #17, 2016, conte' crayon on Arches paper.
The Museum of Modern Art is pleased to present a retrospective of the documentary films of Manfred Kirchheimer. View the Press Release. Follow this link to read the screening schedule. Manfred Kirchheimer was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Film-Video in 2016.
Isaac Fisher was the first African American Guggenheim Fellow and the oldest member (at 47) of the Foundation’s inaugural class. He was also a lifelong advocate of “race conciliation” in the mold of Booker T. Washington. In spite of the growing antipathy to that philosophy in 1925, the Foundation saw the promise inherent in both Fisher’s unusual proposed Fellowship project and in the man himself. Follow this link to view "Unfettered and Unrestrained" by Mary E. Kiffer.
Lynne Sachs, Guggenheim Fellow in Film-Video, 2014, is happy to announce the premiere her new film Tip of My Tongue at The Museum of Modern Art. Tip of My Tongue will be the closing night movie in the museum's annual Documentary Fortnight festival on Saturday, February 25, at 7:30 pm, with a second screening on Sunday, February 26, at 5 pm.
Marc Trujillo's solo show opens this Thursday, January 26, at the Bakersfield Museum of Art. Trujillo's exhibition, Urban Ubiquity, will be on display at The Bakersfield Museum of Art through May 7. Marc Trujillo was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2008.
An application consists of the completed online form, together with three supporting documents submitted in PDF format. Follow the links below to apply online.
What are Guggenheim Fellowships?
Guggenheim Fellowships are grants to selected individuals made for a minimum of six months and a maximum of twelve months.
What is the amount of a grant?
The amounts of grants vary, and the Foundation does not guarantee it will fully fund any project
When is the deadline?
The deadline for the United States and Canada competition is September 19.