Many people perceive art collection to be reserved for the elite in the society, those who are older and have attained a Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree and have financial security. However, this is a flawed reasoning because anyone can collect art from whichever age. Moreover, collecting or buying art when young helps a person to develop their tastes over time. Famous personalities like Oprah Winfrey, George Lindemann , and Pharrell Williams are some of the people who love and collect art. Pharrell’s penthouse in Miami is known for its vast art collection. He is a huge fan of contemporary sculptures and painters like Takashi Murakami and KAWS. Miami has many famous museums and art collection galleries.
Perez Art Museum Miami is a beautiful place for anyone interested in collecting art. The museum is filled with many Latin American works, sculptural illustrations by international artists, and exhibits. Jorge Perez, who is a famous collector and Miami developer, donated a portion of his personal collection worth $20 million.
For the lovers of big Art Basel debuts, like Tracey Emin’s famous neon installation, Museum of Contemporary Art is the place to be. The museum has numerous exhibitions from international artists. The museum organizes an outdoor concert on the last Friday of every month for donations. The Museum of Contemporary Arts also offers art education conducted by local photographers and painters.
The Wolfsonian-FIU is one of the most exquisite venues where a person can find more than 180,000 objects, ephemeral items, rare books, and archives of mostly North American and European origin. These objects reflect the social, political, and technological changes that dominated the world and also demonstrate the significance of design in shaping modern word perceptions. Serious thinkers and art lovers converge here often.
Lowe Art Museum is known for its massive collection in the South Florida region. The museum contains arts from Africa, Ancient Americas, Ancient Mediterranean, Caribbean, and Asia. Architectural elements of pottery, textiles, archaeological objects, sculptors, metal works, and portrait painting are some of the antiquities that the museum has to offer. Lowe Art Museum is the place to be for those interested in paintings from renowned European artists such as Claude Monet.
Rubell Family Collection has the largest, privately owned contemporary collection in the world. The Rubell Family Collection boasts of pieces by famous artists like Jeff Koons, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Damien Hist among others.