The Financial Times Looks at the Trend Towards Private Art Museums and the Collectors Who Start Them

December 16th, 2015

A private art museum, via Financial TimesThe Financial Times looks at the increasing number of private, collector-operated museums worldwide, and the appeal for collectors to have dedicated space to show their work. “If I didn’t have the museum, a lot of artists probably wouldn’t be interested [in selling to me]. They wouldn’t give me their best pieces,” says collector Harald Falckenberg. “This way I’m not buying them for myself. I don’t feel I really own them. In any case I have a certain responsibility to Germany.”Read more at FT