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The Guggenheim at 50

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Thomas Krens, former director of the Guggenheim Museum, and David van der Leer, assistant curator of architecture and design there, on celebrating the 50th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright's renowned building design. The exhibition "Frank Lloyd Wright: From Within Outward" is on view May 15 through August 23 at the Guggenheim.

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Thomas Krens
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Comments [2]

Benigno Veraz from Washington Heights

There was no island yet until the Army Corps of
Engineers severed from the Bronx the Manhattan Peninsula.

May. 19 2009 12:37 PM
Elizabeth Walker from New York, NY

Listening to your program: your guest contradicted you regarding "Taliesin" being an ancient Welsh poet: that is correct. Where he got the idea that the word means "brow of the hill," I don't know. A quick Google search will provide information on the poet, from both open and closed sites.

May. 19 2009 12:24 PM

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