Marc Trujillo’s solo show American Purgatory opens this month at the Halsey Institute for Contemporary Art. Trujillo was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2008.
The Village Vanguard will present a special tribute to Geri Allen, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, 2008, from Wednesday, August 9, through Sunday, August 13. Follow the link for more information about tickets and performance times.
El sueño de Ursula, an opera based on a book by María Negroni, Guggenheim Fellow in Poetry, 1994, will premiere in Buenos Aires on August 5, 2017. Follow the link for more information about this event.
Catch the international premiere of Edge of Alchemy, a film by Stacey Steers, Guggenheim Fellow in Film, 2014, at the Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland.
Monumental, Cassils’ second solo show at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts opens on September 16. This exhibition will include monuments, sound and video installations, photography and live performance. Follow this link to read the Press Release. Cassils was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2017.
Join Jane Ira Bloom, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, (2007), for Wild Lines: Improvising Emily Dickinson, with Dawn Clement, Dean Johnson, Bobby Previte and Deborah Rush.
Denis Johnson, Guggenheim Fellow in Poetry, 1986, will posthumously receive the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction during the 2017 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Join Guggenheim Fellow Ishion Hutchinson (Poetry, 2017) at Shakespeare and Company, for a reading on Thursday, July 13, at 7:00 pm.
A Thousand Midnights was selected for the 2017 PBS online film festival. You can see it there, along with many other shorts, beginning July 17! Carlos Javier Ortiz was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Film & Video in 2016.
Join Samantha Hunt, Guggenheim Fellow in Fiction, 2017, for the launch of her first story collection, The Dark Dark.
Concord Center for the Visual Arts is pleased to present Inhabiting Words. This group exhibition includes the work of Lesley Dill, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2017. Inhabiting Words opens on June 8, and runs through August 11, 2017. Follow the link for more information about the opening reception and artist panel.
Kasumi, Guggenheim Fellow in Film and Video, 2011, has been commissioned by ChamberFest Cleveland to create forty short films for Gÿorgy Kurtág’s Kafka Fragments. Kasumi will perform these films live, with Lauren Eberwein, Mezz-soprano, and violinists Alexi Kenney and Yura Lee.
Two installments of Netta Yerushalmy’s Paramodernities project will be presented at the National Museum of the American Indian as part of River to River Festival. Shows are free but an RSVP is required due to limited space. Netta Yerushalmy was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Choreography in 2012.
Abrons Arts Center is pleased to present the world premiere of Christina Masciotti: Raw Bacon From Poland. Christina Masciotti was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Drama and Performance Art in 2016. Masciotti’s Guggenheim Fellowship supported her work on this project.
Candy/A Good and Spacious Land features work by Jim Goldberg, Guggenheim Fellow in Photography, 1985, and Donovan Wylie. Both artists spent years exploring New Haven, Connecticut, photographing the city and people they encountered.
Join Etienne Charles, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, 2015, at the Jazz Standard June 8 through June 11.
Join Dániel Péter Biró, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, 2017, at the Fulton Ferry Landing for Bargemusic, a concert at the Brooklyn waterfront. The concert will include two world premieres.
Catch the New York premiere of All The Rage, a film by Michael Galinsky, Guggenheim Fellow in Film (2012), and Suki Hawley. All the Rage opens on June 23, at Cinema Village, with screenings Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 1,3,5,7, & 9pm daily. The filmmakers and special guests will hold Q&As after every show. Follow this link to view the trailer. Click on this link to pre-order tickets.
Benjamin Reiss is pleased to announce his new book, Wild Nights: How Taming Sleep Created Our Restless World (Basic Books, 2017). Follow this link to read the article in the Los Angeles Times. Benjamin Reiss was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in American Literature in 2015.
“Zone” is the second and final event of Sound, Space, Simulation, and features a collaborative multi-media installation by Alec Hall, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, 2017, and the New York architecture collective : based on Hall’s documentary trip to factories of the Shenzhen SEZ in late 2015. Follow this link to read the press release.