Interview for Art Collectors

HASHTAGS

List four hashtags which best describe your collection plus your handle on Instagram. If you are not on Instagram then add an additional hashtag.

ANONYMOUS
If you would like to participate but are private about your collection, you may still answer the questions and we will not mention your name. Please let us know if that is the case.

IMAGES

Submit up to five images which best represent your collection. Include the artist’s names and specs on the works.
Submit up to three images of the installation of your collection. Include the names of the artists in the installation view.

BIO and SOCIAL MEDIA

Add a short narrative bio written in third person.
If you are on Instagram please provide the handle.

QUESTIONS - ART COLLECTORS

Please answer as many of these questions you feel best work for you. Also answer a fun question. It usually leads to a great closing.

  • How has social media come into play with your collection?

  • What role do you feel your collection has in society?

  • How did you start collecting? 

  • How long have you been collecting?

  • What is your ultimate goal for your collection?

  • Do you ever venture out of your creative process in collecting? 

  • Which artists are in your collection?

  • Who is your art crush?

  • Who is an artist you let get away and now are unable to collect?

  • How many works are in your collection?

  • What inspires you to collect?

  • How do you buy?

  • Which artwork do you dream of having in your collection someday?

  • Which was the artwork which started you collecting? Tell us more about it.

  • Which artwork in history has inspired you the most?

  • How or where do you seek out opportunities to collect?

  • How do you cultivate your collection?

  • How do you navigate the art world?

  • Do you have a price range you stay within when collecting?

  • What current trends are you following and why?

  • Have you lost interest in any of the art you have collected?

  • Have you sold any of your works at auction? If so, what happened?

  • Have you ever curated a show or been involved in a public collection administration?

  • Have you ever been disappointed by an artist? If so please tell us a story as to what happened without naming names.