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Nathalie de Gunzburg and James Meyer (Conversations on Collecting, Frieze New York 2016)


Collector and chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dia Art Foundation Nathalie de Gunzburg and recently appointed deputy director and chief curator of Dia Art Foundation, James Meyer, discuss their interests in art from 1960 to the present, which is the focus of both Nathalie’s private collection, and Dia’s public programme. Moderated by writer and The Art Newspaper contributing editor Louisa Buck.

  • Nathalie de Gunzburg is chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dia Art Foundation, New York. With her husband, Charles de Gunzburg, she has assembled an important collection of art from the late nineteenth century to the present day, with a focus on Minimalism. She is also a member of the International Council at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, and a member of the Chairman’s Council at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
  • James Meyer is deputy director and chief curator at Dia Art Foundation, New York. Previously, Meyer was Winship Distinguished Research Associate Professor of Art History at Emory University, Atlanta, and more recently was associate curator of modern art at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. He is currently organizing Los Angeles to New York: The Dwan Gallery, 1959–1971 (2016–17) for the National Gallery of Art, where he also curated exhibitions on Kerry James Marshall (2013–14) and Mel Bochner (2011–12). Meyer’s books include Minimalism: Art and Polemics in the Sixties (Yale University Press, 2001) and Minimalism (Phaidon, 2000); he has also edited volumes of the writings of Carl Andre and Gregg Bordowitz.

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