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.
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…
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.
Michael Galinsky’s All The Rage, a film about the pain epidemic and the pioneering work of Dr. John E. Sarno, plays at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival in Missoula, Montana on February 18. Michael Galinsky’s Guggenheim Fellowship (Film-Video, 2012) supported his work on this project.
Hirschl & Adler Modern is pleased to present Tempo, by Cuban-American artist María Elena González, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2006. This exhibition opens on February 9 and will run through March 18.
Locks Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of paintings by Louise Belcourt, Fellow in Fine Arts, 2012. There will be a reception for the artist and walk-through discussion with Clint Jukkala, Dean of the School of Fine Arts at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) on Friday, January 20, from 5:30- 7:30 pm.
57W57Arts is pleased to present an exhibition of a selection of photographs from Anna Shteynshleyger’s 2014-2016 series 26 Court. Join her this Friday, January 6, for the opening reception. 26 Court will run through February 17.
Etienne Charles is pleased to announce the world premiere of Carnival The Sound Of A People, January 29 from 6 to 9 pm at Queens Hall in Trinidad. His Guggenheim Fellowship (Music Composition, 2015) supported his work on this project.
Join Ian Olds, Guggenheim Fellow in Film-Video (2013) for the New York theatrical release of Burn Country, December 9 through December 15, at Village East Cinema.
Galerie Madé is pleased to present an exhibition of work by photographer Andrea Modica. As We Wait opens on November 3 and will run through December 24. Join Andrea Modica for a book signing on November 5, at 7 p.m. Modica was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 1993. Follow this link to read the Press Release. Image: Salt Lake City, platinum-palladium print, hand-made vellum,…