Cornell University will host a recital featuring a new cycle of songs set to poetry by Dennis Lee, Jim Henson’s longtime collaborator. The program will include the world premiere of Wembley’s Thingamajig (2016) for bass voice and piano. Guggenheim Fellow Eric Nathan (Music Composition, 2014) collaborated on the composition of Things That Woof and Things That Roar: Seven Songs for Jim Henson.
Join Guggenheim Fellow Rufus Reid (Music Composition, 2008) at the University of Iowa for Quiet Pride: A Five Movement Work. October 13, 2018, at 7:30 pm in Hancher Auditorium.
Join Guggenheim Fellow Jin Hi Kim (Music Composition, 2010) for a demonstration of Kim’s electric komungo music on October 25, at 7 pm. Follow the link for information about tickets.
Join Barbara Hammer, Guggenheim Fellow in Film & Video, 2013, for a lecture at the Whitney Museum of American Art on Wednesday, October 10, at 6:30 pm.
Guggenheim Fellow Milagros de la Torre (Photography, 2011) and Shelley Rice will have a discussion at the Institute of Fine Arts on October 10. Complexities and Complicities of the Gaze will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will be followed by a reception.
Join Guggenheim Fellow Nora Krug (Fine Arts, 2013) for the celebration of the release of her visual memoir, Belonging: A German Reckons with History and Home (Scribner, October 2, 2018). October 3, at Greenlight Bookstore and October 4, at the Society of Illustrators. Follow this link to read the press release.
Marcia Wood Gallery is pleased to present new paintings by Alan Loehle, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2007. Anthropocene: Signs of Our Times. Join Loehle for an opening reception on Saturday, October 13, from 3 to 5.
Jennifer Wynne Reeves: All Right for Now opens in the Drawing Room on October 12. Awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2012, she was known for her writing, painting, poetry, graphic novels, and notebooks. Follow this link to read the press release.
Marc Straus is pleased to present an inaugural solo exhibition of Rona Pondick, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 1992, featuring new works in semi-transparent blocks, created over the last five years. An opening reception will be held on October 24. This exhibition will remain on display through December 16.
Richard Carrick, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, 2015, is working with Meitar Ensemble on their season opener concert on October 4. The concert will include works by Fedele, Aperghis, Zur, Cohen and Paz. La Scène is based on a scene from Albert Camus’s L’étranger, [The Stranger].
The ICP Museum is pleased to present Eugene Richards: The Run-On of Time, the first museum retrospective devoted to his work. Join Richards on Friday, September 28, for a panel discussion. Eugene Richards was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography, 1980.
Three Guggenheim Fellows in Film & Video have been invited to attend the Ottawa Festival of Animation: Lewis Klahr (1992), Stacey Steers (2014) and Steven Subotnick (2017). Follow the link for more information about this event.
Join PJ Raval, Guggenheim Fellow in Film & Video, 2015, for a special screening of the Sundance Institute supported documentary CALL HER GANDA this Friday at AMC Loews on 34th Street, at 7 pm. A conversation, moderated by Abigail Disney, with PJ Raval and Meredith Talusan will follow the screening. For ticket information.
Organized by George Miles, William Robertson Coe Curator of Western Americana, Eyes on the West: Photography and the Contemporary West features 158 photographs by 20 photographers in the Beinecke Library collections. Five Guggenheim Fellows are included in this exhibition: Marion Belanger (2002), Laura McPhee (1993), David Plowden (1968), John Willis (2011) and Kim Stringfellow (2015).
Pradip Malde is a photographer and teaches at the University of the South, Sewanee, TN. Much of his work considers the experience of loss and how it serves as a catalyst for regeneration. He is currently working in rural communities in Haiti, Tanzania and Tennessee, designing models for community development through photography. Follow this link to learn more about his current project.
Guggenheim Fellow Greg Miller (Photography, 2008) will be signing copies of his book Unto Dust at Printed Matter’s NY Art Book Fair at MOMA PS1 in Long Island City, at the L’Artiere Editions Booth T01 on Friday, September 21 from 5-6 pm. Unto Dust is now available for purchase from L’Artiere Editions booth.
Matt Jensen’s latest piece, I Dream of Fish, created for the Land/Sea exhibition in Chattanooga, Tennessee. I Dream of Fish is a twenty-two minute, single channel video, including Jensen’s essay and memories of fish. Follow this link to view the video. Matt Jensen was awarded a Guggenheim Fellow in Photography in 2016.