Arteconomy: provocation between art and economy

The Arteconomy project, born as a provocation in 2016 at the Five Gallery in Lugano, and conceived by the founder Igor Rucci, aims to highlight the imbalance that occurs between art and the economy. The theoretical framework of the project is based on the belief that the financial component has obtained excessive relevance in the…

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Art as an investment

Art as an investment refers to the practice of buying and holding artworks with the goal of generating a financial return. While purchasing art for enjoyment refers to buying art because you personally appreciate it, regardless of its monetary value or potential for appreciation. Purchasing art as an investment is driven by market trends and…

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How to Price Your Photography

If you’re a new photographer, learning how to price your photography can be tricky. This photography pricing guide will help you get every dollar you’re worth. Format TeamMay 26, 2021 If you’re wondering, “How much should I charge for my photography?” then keep reading. Pricing can be a complicated topic but you can keep it…

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The best photographs of 2022

December 27, 2022   The AP Team, core AP Contributors and Picture Editors share their favourite photographs of 2022. The AP Team’s best photographs of 2022 Our images of the year. At AP we see thousands of stunning images each year, so it’s a challenge to pick out the best. Here are our favourites from…

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Investing In Art in 2022 – Where To Start

Chris Kendall looks at how to start investing in art This week I’d like to talk to you about why this is a great time to be investing in art, but first I’d like to set out some of the thinking behind what we offer. Those that I’ve been fortunate to chat with previously will…

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How to dress festively without looking like a holiday decoration

Stylist Anna Berkeley celebrates the outfits that will ensure elegance for the party season November 29 2022 A feather trim can add a festive touch to a sombre dress © Adrian Samson / matchesfashion.com Please can you tell me where to find festive outfits that feel elegant and not like a Christmas decoration? Also, I…

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This Luxurious Edition of The Blaue Reiter Almanac by Kandinsky and Franz Marc Exhibited for the First Time After Restoration

The TEFAF Museum Restoration Fund supported the restoration and digitization of the first copy of this luxurious edition in a Dutch public collection By TEFAF Editors June 24, 2022 MUSEUM RESTORATION FUND In 2015, the RKD – Netherlands Institute for Art History, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, and the Kunstmuseum Den Haag (then…

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