2014, top 200 collectors. Look how little it changed to 2015, posted the other day.

2014 Top 200 Collectors

Shelley Fox Aarons and Philip E. Aarons

New York
Real estate
Contemporary art

Roman Abramovich and Dasha Zhukova

Moscow
Steel, mining, investments, and professional soccer (Chelsea Football Club)
Modern and contemporary art

Ricard Akagawa

São Paulo
Travel and real estate investments
18th-century Brazilian Baroque furniture and imaginaries, Caucasian Rugs, International contemporary art

Paul Allen

Seattle
Computer software and sports franchises
Impressionism, Modern and contemporary art, Old Masters

Hélène and Bernard Arnault

Paris
Luxury goods (LVMH)
Contemporary art

Laura and John Arnold

Houston
Hedge Fund
Modern, postwar, and contemporary art

Hans Rasmus Astrup

Glasgow, Oslo
Shipping- and finance-related activities
Contemporary art

Christian Bührle

Zurich
Technology
German Expressionism, Modern and contemporary art, Old Masters, Swiss art

Candace Carmel Barasch

New York
Real estate
Contemporary art

Maria Arena and William Bell Jr.

Los Angeles
Television production
Modern and contemporary art

Nicolas Berggruen

Beverly Hills, California
Inheritance, investments (Berggruen Holdings)
Modern and contemporary art

Ernesto Bertarelli

Gstaad, Switzerland
Biotech and investments
Modern and contemporary art

Debra and Leon Black

New York
Investment banking
Chinese sculpture, Contemporary art, Impressionism, modern painting, Old Masters, works on paper

Len Blavatnik

London, New York
Investments (media, industrials, and real estate)
Modern and contemporary art

Neil G. Bluhm

Chicago
Real estate
Postwar and contemporary art

Karen and Christian Boros

Berlin
Advertising, communication, and publishing
Contemporary art

Irma and Norman Braman

Miami Beach
Automobile dealerships
Modern and contemporary art

Udo Brandhorst

Munich
Insurance
Postwar and contemporary art

Peter M. Brant

Greenwich, Connecticut
Newsprint manufacturing
Contemporary art, design, furniture

Edythe L. and Eli Broad

Los Angeles
Philanthropy (The Broad Foundation)
Contemporary art

Bettina and Donald L. Bryant Jr.

Saint Helena, California, St. Louis, Missouri
Winemaking (Bryant Family Vineyard) and insurance
American Masters of the 20th Century, German and Austrian Masters of the early 20th Century, Old Masters

Melva Bucksbaum and Raymond Learsy

Colorado, Connecticut, New York
Inheritance (shopping malls) and commodities trading
Contemporary art

Joop van Caldenborgh

Wassenaar, the Netherlands
Chemical industry (Caldic)
Modern and contemporary art, including sculpture, photography, artists’ books, video, and installations

Edouard Carmignac

Paris
Asset Management
Contemporary art

Trudy and Paul Cejas

Miami Beach
Investments (PLC Investments)
Postwar and contemporary art, especially Zero

Richard Chang

Beijing, New York
Investments
Contemporary art

Kim Chang-il

Cheonan, South Korea
Property development, retail, and transportation
Contemporary art

Pierre Chen

Taipei
High-tech industry
Modern and contemporary art

Halit Cingillioglu

Monaco
Banking
Impressionism, Modern, postwar, and contemporary art

Kemal Has Cingillioglu

London
Banking
Contemporary art

Ella Fontanals-Cisneros

Gstaad, Switzerland, Madrid
Investments, real estate, and telecommunications
Contemporary art, video, and photography, with an emphasis on architecture and historical geometric abstraction from Latin America

Patricia Phelps de Cisneros and Gustavo A. Cisneros

Caracas, Venezuela, Dominican Republic, New York
Media, entertainment, telecommunications, consumer products, and travel resorts
19th-century traveler artists to Latin America, Amazonian ethnographic objects, colonial art and objects from Latin America, Modern and contemporary Latin American art

Alexandra and Steven A. Cohen

Greenwich, Connecticut
Investments
Impressionism, Modern and contemporary art

Cherryl and Frank Cohen

Cheshire, England
Home-improvement stores
Contemporary art, modern British art

Isabel and Agustín Coppel

Mexico City
Retail
International art

Eduardo F. Costantini

Buenos Aires
Asset management and real estate
Modern and contemporary Latin American art

Rosa and Carlos de la Cruz

Key Biscayne, Florida
Coca-Cola bottling in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean
Contemporary art

Dimitris Daskalopoulos

Athens
Financial services and investment company (DAMMA Holdings)
Contemporary art, especially large-scale installations, sculpture, drawings, collage, film, and video

Hélène and Michel Alexandre David-Weill

Cap D’Antibes, France, Long Island, New York, Paris
Banking
17th-, 18th-, and 19th-century French painting

Philippe Decelle

Brussels
Construction
Plastic design, especially Pop furniture made between 1960 and 1973

Tiqui Atencio Demirdjian

London, Venezuela
Investments
Latin American art, Modern and contemporary art

Beth Rudin DeWoody

Los Angeles, New York, West Palm Beach, Florida
Philanthropy and real estate
Modern and contemporary art

Glenn Dubin

New York
Asset Management
Modern and contemporary art

Barney Ebsworth

Seattle
Cruise ships and luxury travel (Intrav)
20th-century American art, Old Masters

Stefan T. Edlis and H. Gael Neeson

Aspen, Colorado, Chicago
Plastics manufacturing (retired)
Postwar and contemporary art

Carl Gustaf Ehrnrooth

Helsinki
Construction and Investments
Contemporary Scandinavian, European, and American art

Mitzi and Warren Eisenberg

Union, New Jersey
Retail (Bed Bath & Beyond)
Contemporary art

Rebecca and Martin Eisenberg

New York
Retail (Bed Bath & Beyond)
Contemporary art

Lawrence J. Ellison

Woodside, California
Software
ancient to early 20th-century Japanese art, Late 19th- and early 20th-century European art

Caryl and Israel Englander

New York
Hedge Fund
contemporary photography, Modern, postwar, and contemporary art

Agnes and Karlheinz Essl

Klosterneuburg, Austria, Vienna
Retail (bauMax)
Contemporary art, especially Austrian and German painting

Grässlin Family

Saint Georgen, Germany
Manufacturing
Contemporary art, especially German, Austrian, and American

Susan and Leonard Feinstein

Long Island, New York
Retail (Bed Bath & Beyond)
Modern and contemporary art

Frank J. Fertitta III and Lorenzo Fertitta

Las Vegas
Casinos (Station Casinos) and professional fighting (Ultimate Fighting Championship)
Modern and contemporary art

Marilyn and Larry Fields

Chicago
Commodities
Contemporary art

Amanda and Glenn R. Fuhrman

New York
Investments (MSD Capital)
Contemporary art

Antoine de Galbert

Paris
Inheritance
Contemporary art, Primitive art

Christy and Bill Gautreaux

Kansas City, Kansas or Kansas City, Missouri
Energy (Crestwood Midstream Partners)
Contemporary art

Ingvild Goetz

Munich
Inheritance (mail-order retail)
Contemporary art

Noam Gottesman

New York
Hedge Fund
Postwar and contemporary art

Laurence Graff

Gstaad, Switzerland
Jewelry
Modern and contemporary art

Esther Grether

Basel, Switzerland
Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics distribution
Modern and contemporary art

Kenneth C. Griffin

Chicago
Hedge Fund
Post-Impressionism

Florence and Daniel Guerlain

Paris
Inheritance (perfume)
Contemporary art, especially drawing and sculpture

Agnes Gund

Kent, Connecticut, New York, Peninsula, Ohio
Inheritance
Modern and contemporary art

Nathalie and Charles de Gunzburg

New York
Investments
Postwar and contemporary art

Francesca von Habsburg

Vienna
Philanthropy (founder and chairwoman, TBA21)
Contemporary art

Mania and Bernhard Hahnloser

Bern, Switzerland
Inheritance, government
Contemporary art, Post-Impressionism, Surrealism

Christine and Andrew Hall

Palm Beach, Florida
Financial management
Contemporary art

Diane and Bruce Halle

Arizona
Tires (discount tire company)
contemporary sculpture, Latin American art

Prince Hans-Adam II von und zu Liechtenstein

Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Inheritance
Old Masters

Barbara and Axel Haubrok

Berlin
Consulting
Contemporary art, especially installations

Annick and Anton Herbert

Ghent, Belgium
Textile machinery
Conceptual art, Minimalism, arte povera, and 1980s art

Janine and J. Tomilson Hill

New York
Investment banking
Postwar and contemporary art, Renaissance bronzes

Damien Hirst

Devon, England, London, Mexico
Artist
Modern and contemporary art

Susan and Michael Hort

New Jersey, New York
Printing
Contemporary art

Alan Howard

London
Hedge Fund
Impressionism, modern art

Frank Huang

Taipei
Computer hardware
Chinese porcelain, Impressionist and modern painting

Dakis Joannou

Athens
Construction
Contemporary art

Edward ““Ned”” Johnson III

Boston
Finance (Fidelity Investments)
19th- and 20th-century American painting, furniture, and decorative arts, Asian art and ceramics

Nasser David Khalili

London
Real estate and investments
Aramaic documents, enamels of the world, Hajj and the arts of pilgrimage, Islamic art, Japanese art of the Meiji period, Japanese kimonos, Spanish damascened metalworks, Swedish textiles

Alison and Peter W. Klein

Eberdingen-Nussdorf, Germany
Real estate (Peter Klein Real Estate)
Aboriginal art, Contemporary painting and photography

Jeanne and Michael L. Klein

Austin, Texas, Santa Fe
Oil and gas exploration and production
Postwar and contemporary art

Uli Knecht

Stuttgart, Germany
Fashion design and retail
Contemporary art, especially Pop and German

Jill and Peter Kraus

Dutchess County, New York, New York
Investment management
Contemporary art

Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis

New York
Finance and investments
French furniture, Modern and contemporary art

Pierre Lagrange

London
Hedge Fund
Postwar and contemporary art

Barbara and Jon Landau

New York
Entertainment
19th-century French and English painting, Renaissance and Baroque painting and sculpture

Steven Latner and Michael Latner

Toronto
Real estate
Modern and contemporary art

Joseph Lau

Hong Kong
Real estate
Modern and contemporary art, especially Warhol

Thomas Lau

Hong Kong
Real estate
Modern and contemporary art

Jo Carole and Ronald S. Lauder

Palm Beach, Florida, Paris, Wainscott, New York, Washington, D.C.
Cosmetics (Estee Lauder Companies)
20th-century decorative arts, Antiquities, Archaeology, arms and armor, Austrian and German Expressionism, Contemporary art, medieval art, modern masters, Old Masters, postwar German and Italian art

Leonard A. Lauder

New York
Cosmetics (Estee Lauder Companies)
Cubism

Barbara Lee

Cambridge, Massachusetts
Investments
Contemporary art by women

Liz and Eric Lefkofsky

Glencoe, Illinois
Venture investments
Contemporary art

Barbara and Aaron Levine

Washington, D.C.
Law practice
Conceptual art

Margaret Munzer Loeb and Daniel S. Loeb

New York
Hedge Fund
feminist art, Postwar and contemporary art

Eugenio López Alonso

Los Angeles, Mexico City
Beverages (Jumex)
Contemporary art

Jho Low

Hong Kong
Finance and investments
Impressionism, Modern and contemporary art

Nancy and Robert Magoon

Aspen, Colorado
Medical practice and real estate
Contemporary art

Sherry and Joel Mallin

Pound Ridge, New York
Investments
Modern and contemporary art, especially sculpture

Maramotti Family

Reggio Emilia, Italy
Fashion
Art informel, arte povera, Contemporary art, Neo-Expressionism, New Geometry, transavanguardia

Maurice Marciano

Beverly Hills, California
Retail (Guess)
Contemporary art

Martin Z. Margulies

Miami
Real-estate development
Modern and contemporary art

Donald B. Marron

New York
Private equity
Modern and contemporary art

David Martinez

London, New York
Investment management (Fintech Advisory)
Modern and contemporary art

Susan and Larry Marx

Aspen, Colorado, Marina del Rey, California
Investments and real estate (retired)
Postwar and contemporary art, especially Abstract Expressionism and works on paper

Dimitri Mavromatis

Paris
Investment banking and asset management
Postwar and modern art

Raymond J. McGuire

New York
Finance
African American and African art

Werner Merzbacher

Zurich
Fur trading and finance
20th-century art, especially Fauvism and German Expressionism

John S. Middleton

Philadelphia
Manufacturing
19th- and 20th-century American art

Leonid Mikhelson

Moscow
Gas (Novatek)
Impressionism, modern art, Old Masters

Victoria and Samuel I. Newhouse Jr.

New York
Publishing
Modern and contemporary art

Philip S. Niarchos

Saint Moritz, Switzerland
Shipping and finance
Impressionism, Modern and contemporary art, Old Masters

Takeo Obayashi

Tokyo
Construction contracting, engineering, and design
Contemporary art

Daniel Och

Scarsdale, New York
Hedge Fund
Modern and contemporary art

Maja Oeri and Hans Bodenmann

Basel, Switzerland
Inheritance (pharmaceuticals)
Contemporary art

Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo

Naples, Florida
Investment fund
Dutch and Flemish Old Master painting

Michael Ovitz

Los Angeles
Technology, finance, and investments
African art, Ming furniture, Modern and contemporary art

Mary and John Pappajohn

Des Moines, Iowa, Naples, Florida, New York
Venture capital
Modern and contemporary art

Bernardo Paz

Brumadinho, Brazil
Mining
Contemporary art

Andrea and José Olympio Pereira

São Paulo
Investment banking
Modern and contemporary Brazilian art

Marsha and Jeffrey Perelman

Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing
Postwar and contemporary art

Ronald O. Perelman

New York
Finance
Modern and contemporary art

Amy and John Phelan

Aspen, Colorado, New York
Investments (MSD Capital)
Contemporary art

François Pinault

Paris
Luxury goods (Kering) and auctions (Christie’s)
Contemporary art

Victor Pinchuk

Kiev, Ukraine
Investment Advisory group (EastOne Group)
Contemporary art

Miuccia Prada and Patrizio Bertelli

Milan
Fashion
Contemporary art

Véronique and Louis-Antoine Prat

Paris
Inheritance (manufacturing)
17th-, 18th-, and 19th-century French drawings

Lisa and John Pritzker

San Francisco
Hotels and investments
Modern and contemporary art, photography

Tom and Margot Pritzker

Chicago
Hotels and investments
Modern and contemporary art

Qiao Zhibing

Shanghai
Entertainment industry
International contemporary art

Cindy and Howard Rachofsky

Dallas
Investments
Postwar and contemporary American and European art, postwar Japanese and Korean art

Emily and Mitchell Rales

New York, Potomac, Maryland
Tool industry
Modern and contemporary art

Steven Rales

Washington, D.C.
Tool industry
Impressionism, Modern and contemporary art

Louise and Leonard Riggio

Bridgehampton, New York, Palm Beach, Florida
Retail (Barnes & Noble)
Modern and contemporary art

Ellen and Michael Ringier

Zurich
Publishing
Contemporary art, Russian avant-garde art

Inge Rodenstock

Grunewald, Germany
Inheritance
Contemporary German, American, and British art

Aby J. Rosen

Southampton, New York
Real estate
contemporary photography, Modern and contemporary art

Stephen Ross

New York
Real estate
Modern and contemporary art

Hilary and Wilbur L. Ross Jr.

Palm Beach, Florida
Author, Private equity (distressed companies)
modern and contemporary art, especially Chinese and Vietnamese, Surrealism

Eric de Rothschild

Paris, Pauillac, France
Banking
Modern and contemporary art, Old Masters

Mera and Donald Rubell

Miami, Washington, D.C.
Medical practice (retired), education, real estate, and hotels, own public contemporary-art foundation
Contemporary art

Betty and Isaac Rudman

Dominican Republic
Imports and manufacturing (home appliances)
Latin American art, numismatics, Pre-Columbian art

Dmitry Rybolovlev

Moscow
Fertilizer
19th- and 20th-century painting

Charles Saatchi

London
Advertising
International contemporary art

Joseph Safra

Geneva, New York, São Paulo
Banking
Impressionism, Old Masters

Lily Safra

Geneva
Inheritance
19th- and 20th-century art

Sainsbury Family

London
Supermarkets
Impressionism, Modern and contemporary art, world art

Jeannette and Martijn Sanders

Aerdenhout, the Netherlands
Orchestra management (Concertgebouw)
Post-1980s American and European art

Marieke and Pieter Sanders

Haarlem, the Netherlands
Corporate-law practice
contemporary American and European art, Dutch art, sculpture

Vicki and Roger Sant

New York, Washington, D.C.
Energy
New York: contemporary art, Washington D.C.: late 19th-century art focused on Nabi

Fayez Sarofim

Houston
Investment counseling
19th-century American art, Coptic art, Modern and contemporary art, Old Masters

Louisa Stude Sarofim

Houston, Santa Fe
Investments
Modern and contemporary art, works on paper

Tatsumi Sato

Hiroshima, Japan
Manufacturing (radiators)
antique textiles, Contemporary art, Primitive art

Christiane Schaufler-Münch and Peter Schaufler

Sindelfingen, Germany
Industry (refrigeration compressors)
Postwar and contemporary art

Chara Schreyer

Los Angeles, San Francisco
Real estate
Modern and contemporary art, photography, and sculpture

Helen and Charles Schwab

Atherton, California, San Francisco
Investment firm
Modern and contemporary art

Marianne and Alan Schwartz

Birmingham, Michigan
Law practice
19th-century and early 20th-century European and American prints, Old Masters

Thomas Shao

Beijing
Publishing
Modern and contemporary Chinese art

Uli Sigg

Mauensee, Switzerland
Media
Contemporary art, especially Chinese

Peter Simon

London
Retail (Monsoon)
Contemporary art

Elizabeth and Frederick Singer

Great Falls, Virginia
Internet education
Modern and contemporary art

Carlos Slim Helú

Mexico City
Telecommunications, finance, and retail
modern art, especially Rodin, Old Masters, pre-Columbian and colonial Mexican art

Eric Smidt

Los Angeles
Tool industry
Contemporary art, New York School

Jerry I. Speyer and Katherine G. Farley

New York
Real estate
Contemporary art

Blema and Arnold Steinberg

Montreal, New York
chancellor of McGill University), Education (Harvard university
Chinese antiquities, Modern and contemporary art

Susana and Ricardo Steinbruch

São Paulo
Textiles (Vicunha Textil)
Modern and contemporary art, especially Brazilian

Judy and Michael H. Steinhardt

Mount Kisco, New York
Investment firm
Classical antiquities, Judaica, modern art, especially drawings, Peruvian feathered textiles

Gayle and Paul Stoffel

Aspen, Colorado, Dallas, Palm Springs, California
Investments
Contemporary art

Norah and Norman Stone

California, Napa Valley, California, San Francisco
Psychology, law (retired), and private investments
Contemporary art

Julia Stoschek

Düsseldorf, Germany
Industry (automotive supplier)
Contemporary art, especially time-based media

Iris and Matthew Strauss

Rancho Santa Fe, California
Private real-estate investments (M.C. Strauss Company)
Contemporary art

Sylvia and Ulrich Ströher

Darmstadt, Germany
Real estate, financial assets, and private equity
contemporary German painting, German abstract postwar art

Lisa and Steve Tananbaum

West Palm Beach, Florida, Westchester, New York
Asset Management
Postwar and contemporary art

Toby and Joey Tanenbaum

Naples, Florida, Toronto
Real estate and hydroelectric power
19th-century French art, African art, Mayan art, naive art

Lauren and Benedikt Taschen

Berlin, Los Angeles
Publishing
Contemporary art, especially American, German, and British

Budi Tek

Jakarta, Indonesia, Shanghai
Philanthropy (Yuz Foundation and Yuz Museum)
International contemporary art, especially Chinese and Western

Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani

Doha, Qatar
Inheritance
Modern and contemporary art

David Thomson

Toronto
Media
Modern and contemporary art, Old Masters

Jane and Robert Toll

Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Luxury homes (Toll Brothers)
American art, French Impressionism

Robbi and Bruce E. Toll

Rydal, Pennsylvania
Luxury homes (Toll Brothers)
20th-century sculpture, American art, Elizabethan and Jacobean painting, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism

Myriam and Guy Ullens

Verbier, Switzerland
Private equity and food industry
Contemporary Chinese art

Dean Valentine

Beverly Hills, California
Media entrepreneur
Contemporary art

Walter Vanhaerents

Brussels
Real estate and construction
Contemporary art

Edith and Mark Vanmoerkerke

Ostend, Belgium
hotel and retail Real estate
Contemporary European and American art

Alice Walton

Fort Worth
Inheritance (Wal-Mart)
American art, Contemporary art

Wang Jianlin

Beijing
Real estate
Impressionism, Modern and contemporary art

Wang Wei and Liu Yiqian

Shanghai
Investments
Chinese art, scrolls, and porcelain, Contemporary Chinese art

Charlotte Colket Weber

New York, Ocala, Florida
Inheritance (Campbell’s Soup)
Impressionist paintings and drawings

Jutta and Siegfried Weishaupt

Laupheim, Germany
Industry (fuel technology)
Postwar and contemporary art, especially Abstract Expressionism, Zero, and Pop

Alain Wertheimer

New York
Fashion
Asian art, Modern and contemporary art

Abigail and Leslie H. Wexner

Columbus, Ohio
Retail (L brands)
contemporary American art, Modern European art

Reinhold Würth

Niedernhall, Germany, Salzburg, Austria
Industry (hardware)
medieval art, Postwar and contemporary art

Elaine Wynn

Las Vegas
Hotels and casinos
Modern and contemporary art

Stephen A. Wynn

Las Vegas
Casino resorts
Modern and contemporary art

Tadashi Yanai

Tokyo
Fashion retailing (Uniqlo)
Modern and contemporary art

Yang Bin

Beijing
Automobile dealerships
Modern and contemporary Chinese art

Anita and Poju Zabludowicz

London
Technology and real estate
Contemporary art

Jochen Zeitz

Cape Town
Investments
Contemporary African art

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