Rosa Martínez is also offering her expertise and
vision to individuals, enterprises or governmental administrations
who are willing to create or update international or local
contemporary art collections.
Her work at Istanbul Museum of Modern Art
from 2004 to 2007 implied the acquisition of significant pieces
by Monica Bonvicini, Richard Wenworth, Sarkis, Husseyin
Chalayan, Bulent Sangar or Gulsun Karamustafa,
among others. Her collaboration with the Guggenheim
Bilbao in 2007 updated its contemporary collection
including works by Ibon Aranberri, Itziar Okariz,
Sergio Prego, Maider López or Asier
Mendizabal, among other outstanding young Basc artists.
As an art collections consultant her role implies:
· Offering a vast knowledge of art, historical and
· Providing criteria of excellence for specific acquisition
of art works.
. Drawing up the lines for conceptual and aesthetic development
of the collection.
· Advising on the organisation of exhibitions, the
design and production of publications.
“Collecting is producing memory, critical consciousness,
pleasure and power”
Rosa Martínez, 2007