The Collector's Eye

Spotlighting notable exhibitions and insights for art collectors and enthusiasts around the globe.

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Must-See Exhibitions

What makes a photograph a photograph? This year’s Paris Photo exhibition presents some surprising answers.

The two master painters never met. But an exhibition at the Museum Thyssen-Bornemisza explores Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec’s early influence on Pablo Picasso.

Features

Collecting Contemporary Art

Collecting contemporary art is an adventure, says Mark S. Roe, Head Curator, JPMorgan Chase Art Collection.

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Valuing an Artwork: Where marketplace, trends and passions intersect

Many factors affect the market value of an artwork—including the element of surprise.

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Artists on Their Work

Tina Barney

The fine art photographer reveals the story behind her iconic image, The Reception

Glenn Goldberg

The painter of luminous works describes how he blends a disciplined method with improvisation

Supporting the Arts

Beauty with an edge

Contemporary artists in Mexico are free to explore social issues, thanks to the experimentation of the 1990s.

Celebrating the 2017 Whitney Biennial

The 2017 Biennial is the first to be held in the Whitney’s downtown home in New York’s Meatpacking District.

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From our Collection

Highlights from the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection

Josef Albers (American, born Germany, 1888–1976)
Homage to the Square: In Late Red, 1959
Oil on Masonite
40 x 40 inches (101.6 x 101.6 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© 2017 The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Mark Bradford (American, born 1961)
Eve, 2002
Collage, permanent-wave end papers, billboard paper, silver coated paper, acrylic paint and felt tip pen canvas
72 x 84 inches (182.9 x 213.4 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
©Mark Bradford; Courtesy of the artist and Hauser & Wirth

Jean-Michel Basquiat (American, 1960–1988)
One of Six Icons, 1982
Oil paint stick on paper
42 12 x 30 14 inches (108 x 76.8 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© 2017 The Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat/ADAGP, Paris/ARS, New York

Alicja Kwade (Polish, born 1979)
Hypothetisches Gebilde, 2016
Copper, granite, powder coated steel and coal
77 38 x 51 316 x 47 58 inches (196.5 x 130 x 121 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
Courtesy of the artist and KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin

Alejandro Obregon (Colombian, born Spain, 1920–1992)
Jardines Barrocos, 1965
Oil on canvas
47 x 47 inches (119.4 x 119.4 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection

Jennie Jieun Lee (American, born Korea, 1973)
Untitled (Black), 2017
Glazed stoneware
46 x 22 x 16 inches (116.8 x 55.9 x 40.6 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
Courtesy of the artist, Martos Gallery, New York, and The Pit, Los Angeles

Andy Warhol (American, 1928–1987)
Marilyn (F. & S. 27), 1968
Screen print
36 x 36 inches (91.4 x 91.4 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© 2017 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Katharina Grosse (German, born 1961)
Untitled, 2012
Acrylic on canvas
79 x 53 inches (200.6 x 134.6 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

Raymond Pettibon (American, born 1957)
Untitled (When the martians…), 1985
Ink on paper
14 12 x 10 38 inches (36.8 x 26.4 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© Raymond Pettibon; Courtesy David Zwirner, New York

Richard Learoyd (British, born 1966)
Agnes in Red Dress on White Chair, 2009
Unique Ilfochrome print
48 x 68 inches (121.9 x 172.7 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© Richard Learoyd; Courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

Forrest Bess (American, 1911–1977)
Eye of God, 1966
Oil on canvas
14 12 x 16 inches (36.8 x 40.6 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection

Zanele Muholi (South African, born 1972)
Zamile, KwaThema, 2016
Gelatin silver print
39 12 x 30 12 inches (100.3 x 77.5 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© Zanele Muholi, courtesy of the artist, Stevenson Cape Town/Johannesburg, and Yancey Richardson, New York

Bruce Nauman (American, born 1941)
Read Reap, 1986
Neon tubing on metal monolith
78 x 78 x 9 inches (198.1 x 198.1 x 22.9 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
© 2017 Bruce Nauman / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Cindy Sherman (American, born 1954)
Untitled #210, 1989
Chromogenic print
74 x 52 inches (188 x 132.1 cm)
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
Courtesy of the artist and Metro Pictures, New York

Exploring David Rockefeller's vision for Chase Manhattan Plaza in lower Manhattan’s financial district.

Mark S. Roe, Head Curator of the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection, highlights the regional perspectives on social issues as well as innovation in Latin American art.

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At J.P. Morgan Private Bank, we understand art as a passion, an investment and a legacy.

Whether you are a novice or serious collector, we can provide advice and insights for managing your collection as part of your overall wealth plan.