Last week, Nasher Art Museum, the museum of my alma mater, Duke University, received a generous $1 million donation from Dallas entrepreneur and collector, Derek Wilson (Duke, Trinity College ’86; Fuqua School of Business ’90) and his wife Christen, an avid connoisseur of art and fashion in her own right. I worked
This past week brought mixed news concerning the state of the art auction market when it was reported that Christie’s met expectations at its auction of post-war and contemporary art.
For those who missed it, here is a quick look at some of the press coverage:
According to Reuters, "the sale, at which 85 percent of the…