Fabio Herrera: Acuarelas

More than 20 years ago very late on a weekend night, Marta Morante kept her gallery on W31 St and 10th Ave  in New York open so that Olsson Sr could come and watch the group show where the Costa Rican artists Fabio Herrera and Mario Maffioli…

Continue reading →

From the Olsson Art Collection: Pre-Columbian Art

The Pre-Columbian part of The Olsson Art Collection has a variety of objects from all over Latin America. Here are some various examples of objects from Ecuador. The oldest object is a vessel from the La Tolita period (600 BC – 200 AD) pictured above. A female…

Continue reading →

LOCUS-HABITAT

Raul Farco, who is not only an artist but also an architect by training, is now presenting a further development of his conceptual plan of creating a whole building in Buenos Aires completely of his own from base to top including the interior full with…

Continue reading →

Raul Conti’s new exhibition

Argentine painter Raul Conti recently opened his new show ”Anteayer, Ayer y Hoy” at Galería de Arte Mediterránea in Buenos Aires. The show features both newer and older works and the exhibition will be up from September 14 through October 2. Here are some photos…

Continue reading →

Peter Mackie ”Ikons”

American Artist and long-time friend Peter Mackie of the Olsson Art Collection has over the past two years been working on his series ”Ikons” and is constantly finding new ways to work on different objects. The latest in the series are saddles and motorcycle helmets….

Continue reading →

Raul Farco in Miami

On our Facebook page you can see some of the new ”Shelters”, sculptures in wood in various sizes by Raul Farco that are in our Collection.  Here in the Design District in Miami, Farco’s gallery in Buenos Aires, Daniel Mamán, has just opened up a…

Continue reading →

Art Basel in Basel

Art Basel in Basel (June 13 – June 16 of this year) was probably the biggest art fair anywhere, both in size and in quality. All the world’s big and important galleries were there, together with less well known galleries trying to make their marks in…

Continue reading →

Art Tour: Frieze New York

A big and interesting part of being a Collector and running an Art Collection is to continuously in a broad sense expand your knowledge, understanding and appreciation of what you collect. This was recently put at work and test when we visited Frieze Art Fair New York together with…

Continue reading →

Art Tour: Wim Delvoye at Sperone Westwater

Sperone Westwater had a long awaited solo show with our Belgian favourite artist Wim Delvoye, who is well represented in our Collection with earlier works. After his spectacular solo show last year at the Louvre in Paris, this year has seen his solo shows in…

Continue reading →

Art Tour: Chelsea gallery walk

The first part of May had the major NY galleries loading the big gun and we saw two new shows by Jeff Koons at the largest galleries in town, Gagosian and David Zwirner. Gagosian also showed large paintings by German artist (and one of the Olsson…

Continue reading →

Page 5 of 7 ←; First ... 3 4 5 6 7