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Seeking out Southeast Asia

As curatorial interest grows, will collectors follow?

Published online: 15 March 2015

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Vence prepares to house part of Yvon Lambert’s historic collection

As the French city holds talks with the dealer, the city authorities in Avignon remain tight-lipped about the future of their 15-year-old partnership with Lambert

Published online: 03 February 2015

Glasgow’s Burrell Collection could have been London’s

Even Kenneth Clark couldn’t get the London County Council to accept the costs and strings attached to William Burrell’s gift

Published online: 01 February 2015

The other Gurlitt: the dealer cherished by 'degenerate' artists and Nazis alike

Discovery of Hildebrand Gurlitt’s Nazi-confiscated art hoard caused a scandal. His cousin Wolfgang’s story is less well known, but asks troubling questions of collections across the world

Published online: 16 January 2015

Turf wars: planned exhibition in National Garden of Athens sparks legal row

Decision due on whether to allow outdoor show backed by Greek collector Dimitris Daskalopoulos

Published online: 07 January 2015

Musée des Confluences opens in Lyons, a tribute to city’s great collector

Loans from Paris's Louvre and Musée Guimet on show in vast new museum

Published online: 18 December 2014

 

Forbes’ Rich List includes art patrons and collectors

There are some familiar faces on Forbes’s latest Rich List. Among the top ten—well...

Happy Hanukkah thanks to the good doctor of Harlem

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is celebrating Hanukkah this year by displaying a magnificent Menorah with a remarkable...

It’s good to be the Queen

Queen Sonja of Norway, a long-time art lover and artist, found out something new about herself after seeing Judy Chicago’s The Dinner...

 

Paris Photo 2012: From private archive to corporate collection

Timothy Prus, the founder of the Archive of Modern Conflict, tells us how he amassed four million amateur photographs from around the world while Lisa Erf, the director of the JP Morgan Chase art collection, talks about showing William Eggleston at Paris Photo.