One of our key focuses for CHART 2023 was to expand the dialogue around what it means to collect art today, building transparency around the process and looking at the benefits and responsibilities involved.
In this new series of Q&A interviews with experts from across the Nordics, find out about how collecting art differs when you are collecting for a private collection, a corporate collection, public institutions, museums or for an archive.
"Artists books are not made to be art objects. Some of them have been more or less expensive, but being expensive and collectable does not mean that something is an art object."
Collecting For... The Archive: Thomas Millroth on Artists' Books
"In our collecting it’s crucial to keep in mind that we collect art for displaying it. That means we collect art for “use” – not to mummify it in storages."
Collecting For... The Museum: EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art