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The Built, Unbuilt, and Unbuildable

April 30, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Troy Conrad Therrien, Curator of Architecture and Digital Initiatives, moderates a conversation between Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator Sara Raza and But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise: Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa artists Ala Younis and Ahmed Mater to explore cultural heritage and legacy in the making of the modern Middle East, and the role of built and unbuilt systems in the shaping of global cultural practices. This panel is hosted by the Guggenheim Wikipedia Initiative and will be followed by a Wikipedia edit-a-thon to augment content related to contemporary artists and architects from the Middle East and North Africa.

Please enter the Peter B. Lewis Theater via the entrance on Fifth Avenue at 88th Street.

1–2:30 pm Panel discussion
2:45 pm Wikipedia editor training
3:45–6 pm Wikipedia editing

This event is free with RSVP. General museum admission is reduced on this date, as the Rotunda galleries will be closed for installation. Please note Museum admission is Pay What You Wish from 5:45–7:45 pm.


April 30, 2016
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 5th Avenue
New York, New York 10128

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