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LAA Member Event: Exclusive Tour of the Karpidas Collection

  • The Karpidas Collection 1532 Hi Line Drive Dallas, TX, 75207 United States (map)

Please join fellow members of Leadership Arts Alumni for an exclusive tour of the Karpidas Collection, a private family collection of artworks located in the Dallas Design District.

A tour of the art will be led by Brandon Kennedy, Director of Development and Outreach for the Dallas Art Fair. Additionally, Brandon Coates, an architect at Corgan, will join us to speak about the architecture and design of the building. Coates served as project architect and project engineer during the development of the Karpidas Collection.

Space is limited. Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be provided.


Begun by Pauline Karpidas in the 1970s, the Karpidas Family Collection is among the most renowned private holdings of art in the world. The current exhibition “La chute d’eau, le gaz d’eclairage...” features 30 highlights from the impressive collection by international artists including Gerhard Richter, Andy Warhol, R. H. Quaytman, George Condo, Wols, Urs Fischer, Matthew Barney, Joseph Beuys, Shirin Neshat, Mike Kelley, Cy Twombly, Paul Thek, Matta, Sigmar Polke, Rosemarie Trockel, Pawel Althamer. Olivia Shao, an independent curator from New York, is the guest curator.