Art Collecting 101

Interested in Art Collecting?

Check out this public education serious at CYDONIA.


Hanh Ho, Director of CYDONIA, and Aja Martin, Director of Zhulong Gallery, cordially invite you to attend a guided conversation designed to provide curious minds and beginner art enthusiasts with a roadmap on how to invest in and collect art.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 17, 2015 at 11:00AM at CYDONIA

Honest and transparent answers to questions such as:

What is the function of a gallery?
Why buy from a gallery and not directly out of the artist’s studio?
How do I know the art will appreciate in value?
Who decides on pricing?
How do I protect my investment?
You ask the questions.

There is no cost to attend. Please RSVP by emailing:

It’s a Saturday in Dallas. Brunch can start here. We’ll provide the Grey Goose Bloody Marys.


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