Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Guggenheim Museum (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

55 Years Ago Tuesday: Guggenheim Museum Officially Opens

Fifty-five years ago Tuesday, thousands of people lined up along Fifth Avenue at 89th Street to get the first glimpse into the now-iconic Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.

10/21/2014

Hoffman Auto Showroom in Manhattan (credit: Galinsky)

Frank Lloyd Wright Site Demolished In Midtown

According to a report, the Hoffman Auto Showroom on the corner of Park Avenue and 56th Street was demolished late last month.

04/12/2013

New York City Opera musicians stage a protest outside the Guggenheim Museum on July 12, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Musicians Protest New York City Opera’s New Season At Guggenheim

The union members say they’re being offered a contract that would gut the chorus and orchestra, strip them of health and other benefits and turn them into freelancers. And they say they’re not even guaranteed a minimum number of work weeks.

07/12/2011

YouTube (credit: Getty Images)

Mediums Collide At Guggenheim Exhibit

YouTube art is on display on the Upper East Side.

10/22/2010