Whilst The Art Collector works with, and endorses, many art entities (see our Interviews with Tastemakers and Trendsetters in the Art World section), sadly there are some entities that fall short of any recommendation we could make.
The Linveco Media Group, of which The Art Collector is a publication, recently had a failed working relationship with a company in Egypt (VeraDeco and Art d’Egypte) who, whilst heralding the integrity of their company and ambitions, failed to show this in their actions.
The founder/owner, Nadine Ghaffar, admitted not only her complicity but potential fraud:
To which our team replied:
Further slurs and allegations were made from Nadine Ghaffar at which point the matter was passed from the editorial team to our legal department. The Linveco Media Group has contracted a debt collector to approach the company and we will be seeking legal action.