What kind of collector are you? Do you consider long and hard before purchasing a piece or do you buy on impulse? Does your collection have a particular historic or geographic focus or does it follow the whims of your personal taste? Are you a risk-taker who likes to invest in artists early in their careers, or do you only buy works by established, proven artists? Do you buy works based on their historical significance, their investment value, or how it will complement your home’s décor? As winter ever so slowly loosens its grip on New York, collectors will be flocking to the Armory Show (March 5-8), now in its 17th year, at Piers 92 and 94, along with nine other fairs. More ...
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TODAY'S FEATURED VIDEO
In this video, we visit the celebrated Iranian sculptor Parviz Tanavoli at his West Vancouver studio, where he talks about the influence of poetry on his work and the development of his unique vocabulary for painting and sculpture. Tanavoli is the subject of an Armory Show special presentation on Pier 92 (the Modern section), where 25 of his works from the NYU Art Collection will be on display, co-curated by the Grey Art Gallery’s Director, Lynn Gumpert, and Associate Director, Michèle Wong. More about the artist