Private Collection: Beyoncé’s Mom! Here's what Tina Knowles Lawson collects:

Beyoncé and Solange clearly got their love of art from their mom.

 Tina Knowles. Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images.

Tina Knowles. Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images.

Over lunch today, I was asked whether anyone is still collecting art. I replied that when art became a bona fide member of the asset class during the recent downturn, the act of collecting art became a thing that was initiated and developed.