n De Arte - The MTN Art Collection : is a 'working collection' a good investment? : collecting and curating
|Article Title||The MTN Art Collection : is a 'working collection' a good investment? : collecting and curating|
|© Publisher:||UNISA Press|
|Author||Karen Von Veh|
|Publication Date||Jan 2009|
|Pages||41 - 48|
From its inception, the MTN Art Collection has differed from other South African examples in that it was started relatively recently in the post-apartheid era (September 1997, to be exact), which had an impact on the nature of works collected. There was no pressure by a conservative white leadership in the company to purchase classic SA modernist art works, such as Pierneef and Stern.
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