The Center for Fiction is pleased to host a discussion about H. P. Lovecraft with Paul La Farge (The Night Ocean), Victor LaValle (The Devil in Silver), Ellen Datlow (Lovecraft’s Monsters), and W Scott Poole (In The Mountains of Madness: The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of H.P. Lovecraft). Victor LaValle was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fiction in 2010.
Westwood Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of the work of Charles Hinman, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2012. Shaped Paintings, curated by James Cavello, opens Thursday, March 2, with a reception from 6 to 8 pm.
The Directors of Marlborough Gallery are pleased to announce the opening of No Boundaries, a group exhibition featuring sculptures by thirteen women. The work of Petah Coyne, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2007, is featured in this exhibition.
Julie Saul Gallery is pleased to announce figure, ground, a solo exhibition with artist Bill Jacobson, Guggenheim Fellow in Photography, 2012. Follow the link for more information about this exhibition.
Mark Steinberg, Guggenheim Fellow in Russian History, 2007, is pleased to announce the release of his new book, The Russian Revolution, 1905-1921 (Oxford University Press, 2017). Follow the link for more information.
Thomas Kühne, Guggenheim Fellow in Intellectual and Cultural History, 2010, is pleased to announce the release of a new book. The Rise and Fall of Comradeship Hitler’s Soldiers: Male Bonding and Mass Violence in the Twentieth Century was published by Cambridge University Press. View the press release.
The Howard Greenberg gallery is pleased to present Alex Majoli: SKĒNĒ. Majoli was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 2016. Follow the link to read the press release.
Alice Austen House is pleased to present Like Us: Primate Portraits by Robin Schwartz (Guggenheim Fellow in Photography, 2016). Image: Robin Schwartz, Minnie, 1989, Stump-tailed macaque, female, 13 years old, © Robin Schwartz.
The work of Katherine Bradford, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2011, is featured in Heartbreak Hotel, opening Friday, February 24, with an opening reception from 6 to 8 pm. This group exhibition will run through April 2.
The Metrograph is pleased to announce the arrival of Manfred Kirchheimer’s film Canners. Join Mr. Kirchheimer on March 10 to view and discuss his documentary. Kirchheimer was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Film-Video in 2016.
Tess Lewis, Guggenheim Fellow in Translation, 2015, was just awarded the 2017 PEN Translation Prize for her translation of Maja Haderlap’s novel Angel of Oblivion.
A great interview with Pablo Helguera, Guggenheim Fellow in Photography, 2008. Helguera discusses his latest project, to revive Spanish-language bookstores here in the United States.
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.