Tuesday, 16 October 2007

Larry Gagosian - 2nd most powerful man in art world in 2007

Larry Gagosian topped the annual list compiled by Art Review magazine in 2004. Back then Art Review called him "the world's greatest art businessman." Since then Gagosian remained on the 2nd place in annual power rankings. He is the world famous art dealer of Armenian origin. He has galleries in NY, LA and London.

2007 Art Review Power 100
(with last year's ranking in brackets)

01. François Pinault (1) - French billionnaire; owns Christie's auction house

02. Larry Gagosian (2) - art dealer, US

03. Sir Nicholas Serota (3) - director of Tate galleries, UK

*picture via BBC