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Growing the Guggenheim: The Politics of Art

Peter  Lawson-Johnston Peter Lawson-Johnston

Speaker: Peter Lawson-Johnston
Date: December 9, 2010
Time: 5:30 PM
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As chairman of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and himself a Guggenheim, Mr. Lawson-Johnston oversaw the transformation of the renowned New York City art museum to a global art force with additional museums in Bilbao, Spain; Venice, Italy; and Berlin, Germany.  Mr. Lawson-Johnston is the author of Growing Up Guggenheim: A Personal History of a Family Enterprise, published in 2005.

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