Art of the Collectors IX | Opening Reception
Saturday, February 10 :: 4-6pm
@ Galerie Myrtis
Galerie Myrtis proudly presents Art of the Collectors IX, a curated exhibition showcasing masterpieces from private collections. Immerse yourself in the brilliance of 20th and 21st-century works of art by African and African American artists.
This extraordinary collection unveils the creative genius of artists such as Elizabeth Catlett, Sam Gilliam, Alvin Hollingsworth, and others who have significantly shaped the American art landscape. From rare paintings to original prints, captivating photographs to timeless sculptures, these treasures have been safeguarded by generations of art enthusiasts.
Join us in celebrating the cultural richness and artistic diversity of these unique works. We invite you to be a part of this exclusive showcase, where art enthusiasts and collectors alike can explore and acquire these gems that have adorned private spaces for decades.
The exhibit runs from February 10 – March 16, 2024. Gallery hours: Tuesday – Saturday by appointment,
2:00 – 6:00 pm. Hours extended during special events. For additional information on the exhibition, please
contact the gallery at (410) 235‐3711 or Ky Vassor, Gallery Manager, at ky@galeriem
Programming: Saturday, March 2, 2024, Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Join renowned trusts and estate attorney, James Larry Frazier, for an enlightening presentation on the intersection of estate planning and art collection management. Tailored for both novice and experienced art collectors, this session delves into the crucial importance of strategic estate planning to preserve and pass down your artistic legacy.
Frazier, with his extensive expertise, will guide you through the intricacies of protecting your art assets, addressing key considerations such as tax implications, valuation challenges, and the seamless transfer of your collection to family members, individuals or selected institutions. Whether you’re just beginning to build your art collection or seeking to refine your existing estate plan, Frazier’s insights offer practical strategies to ensure your artistic treasures are safeguarded for future generations.
Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable knowledge that goes beyond legalities, providing a holistic approach to securing the future of your art collection within the framework of comprehensive estate planning.
The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. RSVP is required to attend.