Working with artists from around the world to ensure tomorrow’s Masterworks are being created and preserved.
Welcome to IBEX
IBEX is unlike any other art collection in the world, on the right is a list of the questions we get asked most frequently, to help you get acquainted with us.
What makes IBEX unique?
Why contemporary, figurative, super-realist art?
Why not just take a photo?
Who is behind IBEX?
How can I be a part of the collection?
What is IBEX?
The IBEX Collection is the largest active private collection of contemporary, figurative, super-realist paintings in the world.
Owned by three individuals with a passion for art and artists, the collection is composed of paintings by carefully selected master painters versed in the intricate art of capturing human micro-expressions and creating authentic and moving works of art that speak of human nature, the human condition, and human connection.
Artists in collection
Artist studio visits globally
SINGAPORE SIRI HOUSE
This exhibition presents selected works created by the world’s leading super-realistic figurative painters alive and working today. Though super-realistic in the representation of their subject matter, many paintings emanate a surreal or magical atmosphere that will mesmerize the viewer.
HONG KONG SANSIRI GALLERY
This world premiere of Master Links, smaller satellite paintings that revolve around the Masterpieces (10 m2 and up) they are connected to. The Masterpieces, some still in progress, have each spawned two Master Links that are now brought together for the first time from studios of our painters around the world.
NEW YORK TBA
Our IBEX Master Painters have recently had preview exhibitions in Hong Kong and Singapore and soon in the U.S., so do check them out online or In Real Life. Meantime, we’ll keep you posted on IBEX art news in between now and the big bang slated for New York in springtime 2020!
From our Blog
Long-term art patronage the IBEX way Autumn 2015. Italian graphite drawer Emanuele Descanio picks up a call in his studio. An unknown voice with a German accent says: “Albrecht von Stetten here. I’ve just discovered your work, and I absolutely love it. Mind if I...
At IBEX, we don’t collect art—we collect artists. Just like the best farmers do not grow crops: they grow soil, where crops grow like crazy! That’s exactly what IBEX is about: We scout and vet today’s most outstanding and promising super-realist painters and invite...
We as IBEX Collectors often get asked: How do you decide which artists to invite to join your collection and community? The short answer is: It’s part art, part craft. We have a set of about 50 criteria that we consider, broken down across six categories, ranging...
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