Guggenheim Museum Tours in NYC
Art and China After 1989: Theater of the World
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
October 6, 2017 – January 7, 2018
ART SMART is offering tours of the latest exhibition at the Guggenheim in NYC, “Art and China After 1989: Theater of the World.” Don’t miss your chance to check out this incredible exhibit!
The exhibition features work by 71 different Chinese artists or groups and focuses on the tumultuous sociopolitical period in China from 1989 to the early 2000s. The goal of the show is to convey the contemporary Chinese experience to a global audience, to use art both as a means of reflecting on a crucial period in Chinese history and of connecting these experiences to the struggles we are facing in the present day.
On a tour of the Guggenheim’s new show, you’ll have the opportunity to explore all kinds of amazing contemporary sculpture, painting, photography, and more. With one of ART SMART’s expert art historians leading you through the museum on a private, guided tour you’ll get historical tidbits and information about the artists to contextualize the works in a way that’s totally focused on your interests. Do you want to learn more about art resulting from June 4, 1989 incident in Tiananmen Square? Are you more interested in sculptural or performance-based pieces? Do you prefer to center your tour around a particular artist? We can customize the experience any way you like!
This is the perfect opportunity to explore a fascinating show at one of the most distinguished art museums. On this ART SMART tour at the Guggenheim you’ll get to experience a unique blend of culture, history, and art in an engaging, thought-provoking way.