How a collection is built

Within the activities of PalmaPhoto 2013, Es Baluard hosts the panel discussion "How a collection is built", with: 

  • Pilar Citoler, independent collector and honorary president of Asociación de Coleccionistas “9915″.
  • Antonio Sanz, director of Ivorypress.
  • Alicia Ventura, programme director of the collection DKV Seguros and the cuidArt program of Hospital Marina Salud in Denia. Curator and cultural gestor.

The event will be hosted by Mercedes Estarellas (director of Galeria SKL and vicepresident of Asociación de galerías de arte contemporáneo ArtPalma) and Fernando Gómez de la Cuesta (director of PalmaPhoto 2013). Sponsored by Institut d'Estudis Baleàrics.


Three perspectives and a passion. How to build a collection of contemporary art from three points of view as different as an independent collector proven track record, the manager of an institutional collection so active as DKV and the director of a multidisciplinary project as Ivorypress, focused mainly to editing and to exhibit contemporary art. Three prestigious professionals who will address methods, strategies, discourses, interests, reflection and goals, but also feelings, disaffection, crushes and passions.


28th June 2013 → 28th June 2013