Guggenheim Presents New Site-Specific Installation Made for the Museum by Ryan Gander

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NEW YORK, NY.- From October 1, 2010, to January 9, 2011, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents Intervals: Ryan Gander, the third installment of its contemporary art series designed to reflect the spirit of today’s most innovative practices. For his Intervals project, Ryan Gander (b. 1976, Chester, United Kingdom) has created a new, site-specific installation for the museum’s Aye Simon Reading Room. From the utopian ambitions of the modernist movement to the overlooked details of daily experience, Gander’s work ranges across a dizzying spectrum of forms and ideas. His meticulously researched projects–which have included such diverse conceptual gestures as an invented word, a chess set, a television script, and a children’s book–engage familiar historical