As the force behind luxury accessories brand Nancy Gonzalez and as a collector of contemporary art, Santiago Barberi Gonzalez devoted his life to the creation and cultivation of beautiful objects. In his apartment on New York’s Fifth Avenue, Gonzalez assembled an impeccable range of contemporary artworks that mirrored his intensely creative life. His collection comprises Conceptual, cerebral works by On Kawara, Joseph Kosuth, Jenny Holzer and Roni Horn alongside playful furniture by the Campana Brothers and whimsical sculptures by Claude Lalanne. Sotheby’s is honoured to present this deeply personal legacy. Click ahead for highlights from an extraordinary collection.
27 September| New York