Starting an Art Collection - Or - Welcome to the Twilight Zone

James T. Demetrion

The speaker for our next regular meeting on May 1, 1986 will be James T. Demetrion, Director of the Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden who was formerly Director of the Des Moines Art Museum. Mr. Demetrion is recognized as a specialist in 20th Century Austrian Expressionism. His topic for the evening is “Starting an Art Collection – Or – Welcome to the Twilight Zone” – a few of the do’s and don’ts on collecting art.