Panza Collection Initiative Symposium

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Tuesday, 9 April, 2019 to Wednesday, 10 April, 2019
Place: 
New York City

OBJECT LESSONS:
THE PANZA COLLECTION INITIATIVE SYMPOSIUM Tuesday, April 9-Wednesday, April 10

Peter B. Lewis Theater
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

The Panza Collection Initiative’s is holding a two-day symposium, the culminating event of a multiyear research project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon foundation and focused on the long-term preservation and future exhibition of Minimalist, Post-Minimalist, and Conceptual art acquired by the Guggenheim from Italian collectors Giovanna and Giuseppe Panza di Biumo between 1990 and 1992.

The symposium will include detailed presentations of the Panza Collection Initiative’s research and determinations, followed by panel discussions featuring key scholars, curators, and conservators engaged with art from this period. The symposium will also feature a conversation with artist Doug Wheeler about the Guggenheim’s 2017 realization of PSAD Synthetic Desert III, 1971.

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A simultaneous presentation of related art, documents, and working drawings from the Panza Collection will be open exclusively to symposium attendees. It will include works by Donald Judd, Bruce Nauman, Robert Morris, and Dan Flavin and explore questions surrounding the changing status of the art object after 1960. This related display of artworks will be available for additional viewing hours on Monday, April 8, 10 am–5 pm.

Object Lessons: The Panza Collection Initiative Symposium, is jointly produced and funded by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, and the Getty Conservation Institute, Los Angeles.