Less willing to debate the merits of Koons’s Hanging Heart (Gold/Magenta).
Uneven collection? I’m willing to debate the merits of this Dolly Parton Warhol portrait.
Interior of the “qualified museum”: one with a “collection with a value greater than $100 million in Arkansas prior to January 1, 2013.
“This would not be a triumphal acropolis, like the Getty Center, in Los Angeles. Crystal Bridges aimed to complement its natural setting, rather than crown it.” - Rebecca Mead for The New Yorker.
The faces of Alice Walton: “As I say of horses, the secret to breeding great horses is the three ‘B’s: bones, brains, and balance. If you look at art, it shares some of the same qualities.”
Inhotim does not expect economic benefits to result because of its mere existence, but actively works to provide benefits to its local community.
I could google image search pics of them all day long. Dasha Zhukova & Roman Abramovich’s plans to redevelop New Holland Island in St. Petersburg.
My favorite photo of him: Eugenio López Alonso, in Tom Ford, next to his Benz, holding a John Chamberlain sculpture.
It amazes me how many of these collectors love Jeff Koons’s balloon animals. Viktor Pinchuk at his art center in Kiev.
Dueling French - Bernard Arnault(L) and Francois Pinault(R) and their art projects: Louis Vuitton Foundation for Creativity(T) and Palazzo Grassi(B).