Archive for June, 2015

          South Africa Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial       Among the worst crimes against humanity of the 20th century...

            Hungary   Vasarely Museum       In the 1960s and 1970s, Hungarian-born Victor Vasarely’s kinetic optical images became...

              Japan   Seikado Bunko Art Museum       Baron Yanosuke Iwakasi, a member of the family that...

              China   Sifang Art Museum       Like their counterparts in the West, Chinese entrepreneurs acquired vast...

              United Kingdom   The Wallace Collection       Very often the building in which a private collection...

            Argentina Museo de Arte Latinamericano de Buenos Aires (MALBA)       Like most extremely wealthy businessmen and women,...

              Switzerland   Beyeler Foundation       Not only did Hildy and Ernst Beyeler love and collect contemporary...

            By Sophie Dvorkin 14 Years Of Age         Chapter 2 of 2 The Year of 2015  ...

          We Live In A “New Town”       The Woodlands, north of Houston by the Bush International Airport, was...

              India   Kiran Nadar Museum of Art       Kiran Nadar is a woman of many passions:...

            Mexico   Museo Dolores Olmedo       Dolores Olmedo Patiño was an exceptional Mexican woman who, in the...

            Italy   Peggy Guggenheim Collection       A precious jewel in the crown of the Guggenheim Foundation is...

              United States   The Frick Collection       Henry Clay Frick began his adult career as a...

              Germany   Museum Berggruen       Heinz Berggruen, born in Berlin, Germany in 1914, began his working...

            Canada   Gardiner Museum       Entrepreneur and businessman George Gardiner began his personal collection of ceramics in...

            By Victoria Franciosa     Somewhere out there, in that vast unknown, the abyss of our delights lays the insurmountable...

            By Sophie Dvorkin 14 Years Of Age           Chapter 1 of 2 Prior To 2014  ...