John Pritzker is the heir to the Hyatt hotel fortune and is himself an entrepreneur and investor—he helped establish Ticketmaster. Lisa Stone, his wife, is a public health advocate (there is a pediatric ward at the University of California Hospital named for them both). The Pritzkers concentrate on photography, with a particular penchant for black-and-white works.

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Lisa and John Pritzker

San Francisco

Source of wealth:
Hotels; Investments

Collecting area:
Photography; modern and contemporary art

Top 200 appearance:
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Fun fact:

In 2014 the couple announced a gift to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art that created the Pritzker Center for Photography, which opened in the newly expanded museum building in 2016.