The event, titled “Introduction to Art Collecting 101: Luncheon at Bistro Menil,” is the first part of the club’s Art Collecting and Education speaker series. Additional events in the series include a tour through the Texas Contemporary Art Fair (Oct. 3-4) and a gallery tour at Isabella Court (early November).
Where: Bistro Menil at 1513 West Alabama, Houston, TX 77006
When: Friday, September 4, 11:45 a.m.
Cost: $40 per person includes a three-course lunch menu and Q&A.
Lea Weingarten will discuss relevant topics to those curious about the art industry, including:
- How to start collecting.
- What to consider when viewing and purchasing art for personal and professional interests.
- How purchasing art can be a legacy investment.
Lea Weingarten, alongside Christie’s senior account manager Jessica Phifer, will speak to NU alumni and friends over a pre-fixed lunch. Feel free to come with any questions about art collecting and topics of interest.