Guggenheim Fellow, Mary Beth Keane (Fiction, 2015), is pleased to announce the publication of Ask Again, Yes (Scribner, May 28, 2019). Follow this link for more information and news about appearances and events.
“Shari Mendelson: Amphorae and Apparitions,” is on exhibition at the Hunterdon Art Museum through September 1. Mendelson was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2017.
Karen Russell, Guggenheim Fellow in Fiction, 2011, will discuss her new short story collection on Friday, May 24, at Powell’s City of Books in Portland, Oregon.
Brad Temkin (Photography, 2017) is pleased to announce the publication of Brad Temkin: The State of Water (Radius Books, 2019) which will be released on May 21. An exhibition will open at The Field Museum on September 13 and will run through January 12. Follow this link for more information about the book. Temkin’s Guggenheim Fellowship supported his work on this project.
Join Shalini Shankar on May 1 at 6 PM. Shankar (Fellow in Anthropology and Cultural Studies, 2017) is a sociocultural and linguistic anthropologist concerned with issues of race and ethnicity, youth and migration, language use, and media. Her latest book, Beeline: What Spelling Bees Reveal About Generation Z’s New Path to Success, will be released April 30.
PBS will present an American Masters Film, Garry Winogrand: All Things are Photographable (April, 2019) directed by Sasha Waters Freyer, on April 19 at 9/8c. Garry Winogrand was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 1964, 1969 and 1978.
On April 9, 2019, the Board of Trustees of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation approved the awarding of Guggenheim Fellowships to a diverse group of 168 scholars, artists, and writers. Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, the successful candidates were chosen from a group of almost 3,000 applicants in the Foundation’s ninety-fifth competition. Follow…
The MoCP, Chicago, is pleased to present Chicago Stories: Carlos Javier Ortiz and David Schalliol, showcasing photographs and films by Carlos Javier Ortiz, Guggenheim Fellow in Film-Video, 2016, and David Schalliol from the museum’s permanent collection and the Midwest Photographers Project (MPP).
A Soldier’s Tale, by Guggenheim Fellow, Kasumi (Film and Video, 2011) will be presented in concert with the Cleveland Institute of Music’s New Music Ensemble on Friday, April 5, at 7:30. Follow the link for more information about this event.
Guggenheim Fellow, Phyllis Galembo (Photography, 2014) is pleased to announce the publication of her newest book, Mexico, Masks & Rituals (Radius Books/D.A.P., 2019). Galembo photographs cultural and religious traditions as well as the transformative power of ritual dress in Africa and the Americas. Her interest in these traditions began in 1985 during her first visit to Nigeria. Since then…
Join Guggenheim Fellow, Akosua Adoma Owusu (Film-Video, 2015) on Friday, March 29, for her juror presentation, Triple Consciousness: Films by Akosua Adoma Owusu, at the 57th Ann Arbor Film Festival.
Biologist Gene Robinson, Guggenheim Fellow in Organismic Biology & Ecology, 2003, will present “Sociogenomics and the Dynamic Genome: A New Perspective on Nature and Nuture” from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on March 19 at Indiana University.
The Halsey Institute has published Marc Trujillo: American Purgatory. Featuring essays by Robert Storr, Guggenheim Fellow in General Nonfiction, 2016, Chris Ware, Rachel Magnus, and Bryan Granger. The book extends the reach of the exhibition to include more than sixty color images of Trujillo’s urban landscapes and still lifes. Marc Trujillo was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts…
Luhring Augustine is pleased to host a conversation between artist Charles Atlas, Guggenheim Fellow in Film, 1987, and poet Eileen Myles, Guggenheim Fellow in General Nonfiction, 2012, on Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 4:30–6 pm.
Guggenheim Fellow Matthew Canepa (Fine Arts Research, 2015) is hosting a symposium in conjunction with the Getty Research Institute held at the Getty Villa on March 6, 2019.
Thilde Jensen was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 2017. Her most recent work The Unwanted focuses on homelessness in America. Follow this link to view her work, featured in the British Journal of Photography. Image: “George at 7-Eleven the night before he got arrested. Las Vegas, NV. 2016”