The Guggenheim Experience
The Peggy Guggenheim Collection is among the most important museums in Italy for European and American art of the first half of the 20th century. It is located in Peggy Guggenheim's former home, Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, on the Grand Canal in Venice. The museum presents Peggy Guggenheim's personal collection, masterpieces from the Hannelore B. and Rudolph B. Schulhof collection, a sculpture garden as well as temporary exhibitions. The Peggy Guggenheim Collection is owned and operated by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, which also operates the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, and the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.
THE NATURE OF ARP
April 13 – September 2, 2019
The exhibition investigates in depth the achievements of Jean (Hans) Arp, one of the most important and multifaceted artists of the modern era, whose experimental approach to creation, radical rethinking of traditional art forms, and collaborative proclivities resonate with the wide-ranging character of art today. INFO
MEET THE CURATOR
May 18, 11am
Catherine Craft, Curator of The Nature of Arp, will present the exhibition in the galleries and introduce visitors to the oeuvre of Jean (Hans) Arp. INFO
THE CONTINUITY OF A VISION
Twelve inspiring months with Peggy Guggenheim. A series of activities dedicated to the adventurous spirit and acumen of the American collector. Programs bring together a number of different people, including those who knew her, professionals from various disciplines, and well-known art collectors who, like her, have made art their personal contribution to society. The Continuity of a Vision is a special invitation that will allow you to be inspired by a visionary and determined woman. INFO
ALWAYS AT THE CENTER
Febraury - December 2019
Art history lectures with Alessandra Montalbetti, Pinacoteca di Brera, in the year marking seventy years since Peggy Guggenheim moved to Palazzo Venier dei Leoni and forty years since she passed away. INFO
BECOME A MEMBER
Become a Member of the Collection, be welcomed into Peggy's home as often as you want and take part in exclusive activities.