This is the archive of the former private blog of Markus Lehner, which was not updated anymore since the last post in early 2013. Still you would have access if you click here.

Much more recent and up-to-date is the blog Markus Lehner and his organisation maintain on the website of the Markus Lehner Organisation, which you could access directly here.

From Karlsruhe to MC

Today I have been at my first auction here in Monte Carlo and have got another piece of art which I am very happy about for several reasons: First it is my first sculpture (except that an artist in Monaco has made me a present with one of his sculptures, but he has taken it back again...

95 billion in one

I buy art if I like it and have somehow an emotional relation to it! That sounds normal, but is not so often the case if you speak to (other) art-collectors. Many times people buy art not (only) because they like it, BUT because they think if others might like – either to impress...

My two souls

This painting is reflecting the two souls in my chest and that’s why it became part of my life. One is my “German-side”, which is the business part of my life since most of my working-life is happening in the German-speaking countries and many of my “real”...

My 1st love in art

More than 30 years ago when I started my active business-life in the investment industry (I never did anything else anyway) I was only focused on placing some money somewhere and (hopefully) get more money back after a certain period of time – ideally no emotions & no feelings...