24 | Public vs Private - how museums are made
After a short break – I’m back! And I’ve got one of my favorite guest hosts returning to help me discuss public and private museums. Erin and I touch on the history of how a museum’s collection is formed and then jump into the public vs private debate. Did you know there are collectors out there who have enough art in their Batman style bunkers to start their own museum?
A few private art museums...
Links / articles mentioned
About the Collection - Guggenheim Museum
Ben Mauk - The Rise of the Private Art "Museum" - The New Yorker
Michael Shnayerson - Inside the Private Museums of Billionaire Art Collectors - Town & Country
Philip Kennicott - This new museum doesn't want Instagram or crowds. Does that make it elitist? - Washington Post