The Madness of Art: The Hedge Fund Guy—Season 1, Episode 9

A wealthy Wall Street client is interested in purchasing a Cy Twombly.

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In Season 1, Episode 9, after a run in with his garage attendant, Jim prepares for his meeting with a wealthy Wall Street client, who doesn’t “get this Modern Art thing” but is interested in purchasing a Cy Twombly (American, 1928–2011). Meanwhile, Jim gets an unexpected visit from Glenn Dranoff of Dranoff Fine Art, who seems more than happy to assist Jim in the sale.

The Madness of Art is a four–season web series created by Jim Kempner of Jim Kempner Fine Art. The videos feature works from the gallery’s collection and artists such as Robert Indiana (American, b.1928) and Bernar Venet (French, b. 1941).

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