Center for the History of Collecting

Link to introductory symposium video El Greco Comes to America The Discovery of a Modern Old Master

Inge Reist, Director of the Center for the History of Collecting at the Frick Art Reference Library, introduces the one-day symposium El Greco Comes to America: The Discovery of a Modern Old Master. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

Link to video of conversation with Patricia Phelps de Cisneros with Edward Sullivan

May 17, 2014
A conversation with collector Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, moderated by Edward Sullivan, concludes the two-day symposium The Americas Revealed, Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

Link to video of Mari Carmen Ramírez lecture

May 17, 2014
Mari Carmen Ramírez, Wortham Curator of Latin American Art and Director of the International Center for the Arts for the Americas at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents "Inverted Strategies: An Exhibition as Matrix for the Permanent Collection" during the two-day symposium The Americas Revealed, Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

Link to video of Vanessa Davidson lecture

May 17, 2014
Vanessa Davidson, Shawn and Joe Lampe Curator of Latin American Art at the Phoenix Art Museum, presents "Beyond Mexico: The Evolution of the Phoenix Art Museum’s Latin American Collection" during the two-day symposium  The Americas Revealed, Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

Link to video of Estrellita Brodsky lecture

May 17, 2014
Estrellita Brodsky, independent scholar, presents "Going Global: Good or Bad" during the two-day symposium The Americas Revealed, Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

Link to video of Luis Pérez Oramas lecture

May 17, 2014
Luis Pérez Oramas, The Estrellita Brodsky Curator of Latin American Art at The Museum of Modern Art presents "Collecting Latin American Art: Projecting Names on Nameless Practices, Transforming Narratives" during the two-day symposium The Americas Revealed, Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

Link to video of Delia Solomons lecture

May 17, 2014
Delia Solomons, PhD candidate, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University presents "That Process of Passionate Abstraction: Collecting in the 1960s" during the two-day symposium titled The Americas Revealed, Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

Link to video of Mary-Anne Martin video

May 17, 2014
Mary-Anne Martin, art dealer, presents "How the Art Market Affects Collecting Decisions by Individuals and Institutions" during the two-day symposium The Americas Revealed, Collecting Colonial and Modern Latin American Art in the United States. This event was organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection.

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