Guggenheim Museum


Guggenheim Museum
/ˌgʊgənhaɪm mjuˈziəm/ (say .googuhnhuym myooh'zeeuhm)

noun
a gallery of modern art in New York, US, founded in 1939; present building (designed by Frank Lloyd Wright) since 1959.
{named after Solomon R Guggenheim, 1861–1949, US businessman and art patron, who founded it}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Guggenheim Museum New York — Das Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Das Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum ist ein 1939 gegründetes Museum für Moderne Kunst in New York City. Es liegt an der Upper East Side, zwischen dem Central Park und dem East River. Das Museum wird von der Solomon R …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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