Join Hindman’s Director of Furniture & Decorative Arts, Corbin Horn, for a discussion of trends in buying and selling at auction today, as well as advice for emerging collectors on living with history, building a meaningful collection and understanding the value of heirloom objects.
Corbin Horn is the Director and Senior Specialist of the Fine Furniture, Decorative Arts, and Silver Department at Hindman.
Mr. Horn joined the firm in 2009, and he has directed hundreds of sales of important collections, including those of Lilly Pulitzer, Lord Anthony and Lady Jacobs, Lars Bolander, and Villa Massei in Lucca, Italy. He has also achieved record results for consignments from institutions, including the Toledo Museum of Art, High Museum of Art, Detroit Institute of Arts, and Minnesota Historical Society. Mr. Horn gives lectures about various topics within the decorative arts to collectors’ groups and social organizations, and he is a member of the Antiquarian Society of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Arts Club of Chicago. He serves as an auctioneer at Hindman and routinely lends his ability as a charity auctioneer for various organizations in Illinois, Ohio and Florida.
Art Associates with current membership: Free
General and ArtMembers Admission: $10 suggested donation
Registrants will be emailed a link to join this virtual discussion, just prior to the event.
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We are a diverse group of art enthusiasts and creative professionals who share a commitment to the arts and Detroit’s cultural community. Geared towards young professionals and the next generation of community leaders, this auxiliary committee leverages Cranbrook Art Museum’s legacy as a leader in art, architecture, craft, and design, in order to provide members unparalleled access to arts and culture in Metro Detroit. Members enjoy a wide array of exclusive professional and social networking experiences and opportunities with curators, artists, and art collectors.
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