art collection art collection

Definition(s):

  • (n) a collection of art works

Usage(s):

  1. Francis Henry Taylor presides over one of the world's biggest best art collections.
  2. His art collection includes work by such Latin American masters as Fernando Botero, Frida Kahlo and Roberto Matta, among others, and he avidly promotes art in public places.
  3. But a sizable part of his art collection O'Keeffe deposited in a less predictable place.

News

  1. DIA collection off limits to pay off Detroit debt, AG Schuette says in formal opinion

    Chris Gautz and Sherri Welch - Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette issued a formal opinion today on the status of the art collection at the Detroit Institute of Arts, saying it cannot be sold to satisfy the city's debts or obligations.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Crain's Detroit Business

  2. Too politically risqué? Art collection pulled from Vanguard lounge

    An art collection at a lounge near the Capitol is at the center of controversy.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KCRA 3 Sacramento

  3. Virginia City to display art from Wally Cuchine collection

    The Comstock History Center presents Wally’s World: The Loneliest Art Collection in Nevada, featuring 35 pieces of art from Wally Cuchine’s collection. Known for his unflagging commitment to and support of artists, as well as his unswerving faith that the art and artists of Nevada [...]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lake Tahoe News

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