Thibault Bissirier: ‘A new generation of collectors? – « Une nouvelle génération de collectionneurs ? »

‘A new generation of collectors? Motivations and behaviors of young collectors of contemporary art in France’

Lecture by Thibault Bissirier (École du Louvre)

This lecture will present the first results of M. Bissirier’s study, which focuses on young collectors of contemporary art in France, distinguishing the motivations that drives them and their acquisition behaviors in order to detect continuities and differences with the previous generation. (presented in French)

January 11, 6pm

GREMA – Groupe de recherche sur le marché de l’art; Salle 409 du Centre Malher (9 rue Malher, métro Saint-Paul)

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Conference Review: Art & Market: Alienation or Emancipation?

Art & Market: Alienation or Emancipation? (St. Gallen, November 2016)

International congress organised by the Research committee Sociology of Arts and Culture (RC‐SAC) of the Swiss Sociological Association and the Institute of Sociology of the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland)

Organising committee: Andrea GLAUSER (UNILU), Olivier MOESCHLER (UNIL), Valérie ROLLE (LSE) and Franz SCHULTHEIS, Patricia HOLDER, Thomas MAZZURANA (UNISG) Scientific committee: the above‐mentioned persons and Jens KASTNER (Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna), Alain QUEMIN (University Paris VIII) and Ulf WUGGENIG (Leuphana University, Lüneburg).

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