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Frank Lloyd Wright | The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum | Constructed 1956-1959 | New York, NY | Photographer: David Heald | Photograph: © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York | Work: © 2012 Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Frank Lloyd Wright | The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum | Constructed 1956-1959 | New York, NY | Photographer: David Heald | Photograph: © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York | Work: © 2012 Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Artstor and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation have released nearly 200 historical and contemporary photographs documenting the architecture of the Foundation’s three iconic buildings: the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, designed by Frank Gehry, and the Palazzo Venier dei Leoni (Peggy Guggenheim Collection), designed by Lorenzo Boschetti. This is the third release of a projected 7,000 images of art, exhibition installation views, and architecture from the Foundation.

Since its inception in 1937, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation has been a preeminent institution for the collection, preservation, and research of modern and contemporary art. The global network that began in the 1970s when the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, was joined by the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, has expanded since 1997 to include several other museums, most prominently the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. (more…)

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