The Swiss financial market will see jobs disappear due to the coronacrisis. But also some important key numbers, ties and managers are about to disappear. Even cash is not safe anymore.   All bank branches in the Chinese Hubei province – home to Wuhan – were kept closed over several months due to the corona pandemic.…

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GIORGIO MORANDI – NATURA MORTA The Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Online Day sale was reasonably successful given the circumstance… that said, this sale was a mere 102 lots whereas last year’s day sale in May offered more than 300 works! Additionally, last year saw multiple works sell above $1M, but this online sale had just…

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Объединяющие онлайн- и офлайн-возможности торги искусства ХХ века пройдут в виде четырех сессий в Гонконге, Париже, Лондоне и Нью-Йорке и будут транслироваться в прямом эфире Анна Брэйди19 мая 2020 Пандемия коронавируса продолжает вычеркивать события из календаря арт-рынка: аукционный дом Christie’s объявил о решении отказаться от больших вечерних торгов в Нью-Йорке (традиционно они проходят в мае…

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Artsy EditorialBy Anna Louie SussmanApr 3rd, 2017 2:37 pm Image still from Artsy’s “The Art Market, Explained” © Artsy 2016. Let’s say you’re ready to buy your first piece of art. You’ve visited a few art fairs, you’ve spent the last half-dozen Saturdays wandering the streets of Chelsea and the Lower East Side, and you’ve written…

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Eileen Kinsella May 6, 2020 There may be no better reflection of the current art-world moment than a virtual art-fair booth that is comprised of photos taken at a gallerist’s home, viewed from a collector’s couch. That was the dynamic for Axel Vervoordt Gallery at the first online version of Frieze New York, which opened to…

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Бернар Арно в начале 2020 года стал самым богатым человеком мира и возглавил список Forbes. Его состояние насчитывало более $100 млрд ($116,5, если быть точнее). Он занимает пост генерального директора французской группы компаний-производителей предметов роскоши и по совместительству семейного бизнеса LVMH. (Из-за коронакризиса Арно потерял $30 млрд. Сейчас его состояние насчитывает $74,6 млрд, – прим.…

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As with any market, one must become intimately familiar with the goods they are selling. This means having a thorough understanding of your work’s history and developing a sensitivity for current trends. Getting a feel for the best time to sell, say, a painting comes down to having your finger on the pulse of both the…

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Katya KazakinaMay 2, 2020, 12:42 PM EDT Digital platforms are key for galleries with plunging revenues ‘It’s not nearly the volume we are used to,’ an executive says Michael Sherman can’t stop buying art. The Hollywood producer spent more than $100,000 on a dozen works by emerging artists since March, even as the coronavirus pandemic…

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Shipping art is pretty popular right now. That’s about the only way to get it from point A to point B in many parts of the world. So with this in mind, here are some helpful tips, hints, and pointers for do-it-yourselfers about how to pack, ship, and insure art in order to maximize your…

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