TITLE

Another tale of two cities

AUTHOR(S)
Plagens, Peter
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Bulletin with Newsweek;11/04/97, Vol. 116 Issue 6096, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on two museums opening in 1997. Guggenheim Museum, designed by Frank Gehry in Bilbao, Spain; Getty Museum in Los Angeles California endowed by the late oil magnate J. Paul Getty; The Guggenheim as a risk funded by the government; The Getty's financial support and collection of old masters; Futuristic look of the Guggenheim building matching and sometimes overwhelming its contemporary art.
ACCESSION #
9711074937

 

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