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Marta Olszewska


Marta is an Asian Art specialist, with an emphasis on Japanese antiques.

9/18/2013


9/23/2013

Flattery or Forgery? Difficulties of Collecting Chinese Art

A short introduction into the cultural, historical and market aspects of collecting Chinese art.

10/30/2013

Shunga: No Laughing Matter?

An exhibition of erotic Japanese woodblock prints at the British Museum has caused some expected controversy.

11/6/2013

London Facing East: Asian Art Week

Collectors, museums and galleries come together to celebrate one of the world's most important Asian Art events.

12/18/2013

"Not for the Cattle" - The Manggha Collection and Japanese Passion

The eccentric and unforgettable "Manggha" from Poland, whose collection is now the Manggha Museum in Krakow.

4/1/2014

Tulipmania: Economic Disaster or Artistic Cultivation?

Marta Olszewska explores the positive outcomes of the Dutch tulip craze in the early 1600's.

7/8/2014

A Complex Tapestry: Contemporary Art from Sub Saharan Africa

The vast geographical expanse of Africa offers endless sources of inspiration for the art world to absorb.

9/2/2014

"Collecting is a Disease" A Tête-a-tête with Dr. Caravana

Marta and Angela of Vastari interview Dr Caravana about his collection and beliefs.

10/1/2014

"Satisfaction, Mind Pleasure and Soul Elevation:" A Tête à Tête with Pascal Butel

A passion for ancient Asian Art runs in his family; Pascal Butel opens his private treasure chest and shares his thoughts on

11/27/2014

Protection and Recording- Our Mission of Looking After Art

How safe are the masterpieces entrusted to us by previous generations? How well are the museums looking after them?