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Monaco Native Emilie Pastor Curated Her Art Collection to be Able to Travel With Her

With her ever-growing collection of roughly 350 works, Concrete Projects founder and daughter of well-known collector Michel Pastor, Emilie champions a new generation of budding artists. However, the Monaco native, who admits to traveling with her collection, is also keen on contextualizing their work historically alongside that of contemporary artists from the ’60s. “I really live with my collection and it moves with me,” she explains. “I live between two countries, so I am constantly rehanging works, finding space for new acquisitions, and re-contextualizing the collection in new configurations. My family and I are growing and changing, and I like how this is reflected in the way we live with art.”

By Elizabeth Fazzare October 7, 2022
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Ahead of the New Orange County Museum of Art Opening, Director Heidi Zuckerman Shows Cultured What She Collects at Home

At home in Laguna Beach, California, the CEO and director's collection is driven by a lifelong passion for art. As she gears up for the October 8 opening of the new Orange County Museum of Art, designed by Morphosis Architects, Zuckerman reveals the works she is coveting from the museum's first show, who is next on her radar, and the artists that inspire her daily.

By Sarah Harrelson September 30, 2022
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