Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece of modern architecture. Completed in 1959 (after 16 years of construction), the Guggenheim is home to one of the world's finest collections of modern and contemporary art, including works by artists such as Kandinsky, Picasso, and Pollock. Special exhibitions tend to be major highlights of the NYC cultural calendar. Dedicated to the art of the 20th century and beyond, this museum is an essential cultural center for the city of New York and the world.