Collectors

The billionaire behind the new Vuitton museum in Paris

Bernard Arnault’s personal taste in art is “very elegant, very bourgeois”

Published online: 30 October 2014

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Spanish masters come to Texas

Works by El Greco, Goya, Braque and Picasso included in the first US show of the privately owned Abelló Collection, only recently revealed to the public in Madrid

Published online: 30 October 2014

Art Basel and Central St Martins will teach you what to buy in Hong Kong

The Swiss fair and London art school collaborate with the University of Hong Kong on a course for new collectors

Published online: 22 October 2014

Spotted at Frieze

Footballers, musicians and actors rubbed shoulders with curators, collectors and advisers

Published online: 14 October 2014

Christie’s boss focuses on Lens

Pinault announces first artists to take up residencies in former rectory in Northern France

Published online: 14 October 2014

Last-minute reprieve for Richter in Essl’s major sale

Work sold for £5.5m straight after auction

Published online: 14 October 2014

 

Bali-bound

The Indonesian-Chinese collector Budi Tek’s epic Yuz Museum, housed in a 9,000 sq. m former aircraft hangar in Shanghai’s West Bund...

Imelda's happy feet

At 85, Imelda Marcos, the former First Lady and serving congresswoman of the Philippines, remains the object of cult fascination. As...

Hell on wheels

The New York-based collector Adam Lindemann can often be seen zipping around art fairs, making his presence felt from Frieze to Fiac. In a...

 

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.