Dr. Martin Roth the former director of the Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) has died age 62.
Martin Roth the departing Victoria & Albert Museum’s director has clarified his leaving the institution to become more involved in politics and to fight a “new nationalism” in Europe. He announced last week that he is to step down after five years. It was suggested that the German’ national’s decision was a result of the UK’s vote to […]
Martin Roth the director of the Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) is to step down after five years at the helm. The museum was named museum of the year, under his tenure and the galleries saw record visitor numbers, especially for the David Bowie, Is and Alexander McQueen exhibitions. More than 300,000 people attended the David Bowie exhibition at the […]
Regulation is needed in the global art market because it is vulnerable to money laundering, tax evasion, trading on inside information and price manipulation – as reported by the Financial Times blog after an FT Weekend lunch in Davos. It is indeed not much of an exaggeration to state that the art world is the […]