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François Pinault Will Open a Private Museum in Paris

François Pinault, the founder of Kering, a French luxury goods holding company, will open a private museum in Paris. According to a release from Mairie de Paris, the Tadao Ando–redesigned space, which will be devoted to showing Pinault’s collection of … Read More


Kelly with 

“Cité”, Seine 

Quai, Paris 1953. Photo: Michel Grinberg, courtesy Ellsworth Kelly Archives

Inaugural Winners of Pierre Daix Art Book Prize Announced

The winners of the Pierre Daix Prize, a new award given to an art history book covering modern or contemporary art, was announced in a ceremony at the Musée Picasso in Paris, earlier today. The inaugural prize was awarded to two … Read More


Who Will Bid $50 Million?

The top ten collectors on the 2013 ARTnews 200 Read More

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How to Make a $119.9 Million Bid

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The 2009 ARTnews 200 Top Collectors

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The 2006 Top 10 Collectors

“Collectors are suffering from cognitive dissonance,” said Stephen A. Wynn, the Las Vegas casino mogul and one of the world’s top art collectors. “They’re struggling intellectually. They know that their paintings are worth more than they paid for them and … Read More