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  • A NOT-FOR-PROFIT
    PLATFORM PROMOTING
    OLD MASTERS AND
    ANTIQUITIES TO A 21ST
    CENTURY AUDIENCE.
  • HERALDING A NEW
    CONCEPT IN ARTS
    ENGAGEMENT, INSPIRING
    AND ENTERTAINING.
  • MASTER CLASSES,
    CURATED VISITS, FILMS,
    AND RESEARCH-LED
    PUBLICATIONS
    PROMOTING EXCELLENCE.

Launch of Sense of Collecting video masterclasses

Avatâra Ayuso Dance Company at the launch of our new project to film six curator-led masterclasses currently in production on the techniques, craftsmanship, and attribution of pre-twentieth-century painting, bronze sculpture, furniture, porcelain and armour. With contributions from contemporary artists as well as dancers, food historians and parfumiers, the masterclasses aim to engage all the senses!

Michelangelo & Sebastiano: on their collaboration and its impact in Spain

Dr. Matthias Wivel, curator of Michelangelo & Sebastiano at The National Gallery, London, and Dr. Piers Baker-Bates, author of the recently published 'Sebastiano del Piombo and the World of Spanish Rome' discuss the question of collaboration between Michelangelo and Sebastiano. Looking at several of the latter's paintings which went to Spain, they examine the significant influence the works had on Spanish painters. View more Curators in Conversation

Colnaghi Studies Journal—02

Colnaghi Studies Journal is produced biannually by the Colnaghi Foundation. Its purpose is to publish texts on significant pre-twentieth-century artworks in the European tradition that have recently come to light or about which new research is underway, as well as on the history of their collection. Preview Colnaghi Studies Journal Download publication

what's on

Fra Angelico: Heaven on Earth

February 22, 2018
to May 20,, 2018

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston

Zurbarán's Jacob and His Twelve Sons: Paintings from Auckland Castle

January 31, 2018
to April 22, 2018

The Frick Collection, New York

Like Life: Sculpture, Colour and the Body

March 21
to July 22, 2018

The Met Breuer, New York