Since Florence and Daniel Guerlain started collecting art in the mid-1980s, drawing has been their primary focus. In 2007, the couple founded the Daniel and Florence Guerlain Contemporary Drawing Prize, which annually honors three artists. Since 2010, the presentation has been held at the Parisian Salon Du Dessin art fair. In an email interview, the couple expressed their desire to stay the course, but not without a certain level of self-regulation. Their plan, they said, was to continue buying “essential” works, “but not so compulsively!”
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