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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Auctions 20th Century Art Auction is a well curated selection of paintings and prints by major and lesser known artists from the post-war period through to the 1990s. The sale examines the evolution of art throughout the 20th century and offers the chance to add works by influential artists such as Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró…

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At the outset, guidance for collecting photography isn’t much different from what experts say about purchasing any work of art: Start with images you like, and that you think you’ll like for a long time. “Does it hit you in the gut?” asked Darius Himes, international head of photographs at the auction house Christie’s. Some…

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Ciku KimeriaApril 3, 2020 Ten days ago, the British government issued a directive stopping all gatherings of more than two people in public in order to slow the spread of coronavirus that currently stands at 34,000 infections and 3,000 deaths in the country. Sotheby’s, the storied auction house in London had scheduled its latest Modern & Contemporary African Art…

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Наталья Володина  16 сентября 2016   До конца октября в Центре фотографии имени братьев Люмьер в Москве проходит выставка работ Джока Стёрджеса, чьи снимки обнаженных девушек в 90-х привлекли внимание ФБР и протестантских общин. Фотограф рассказал Bird In Flight, чему его научил феминизм, зачем ему крупноформатная камера и какую роль религиозные общины играют в жизни Америки. Джок Стёрджес 69 лет Американский…

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Despite pre-Brexit jitters and the decline of some fairs, auctioneers still had plenty to celebrate December 27 2019 Markets typically hate uncertainty, and the art market’s recent record has shown just how much. In 2019, at the end of a nervous decade, it trod water, as geopolitical jitters held back would-be sellers. Prime works still…

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Before you learn how to invest in art, you need to understand the opportunities presented by art to discerning investors. Andy Warhol famously said that making money is art. While this statement is profoundly true, the opposite is also exceedingly relevant these days. Art makes for an aesthetically pleasing and beautiful investment strategy. According to…

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More and more investors are looking at the art market (and other collectables) as an alternative to traditional investment assets. During the last decade, the art market has been facing an increasing demand of renovation by the new generations of collectors. Compared to other markets, and in particular the financial market, the art system nowadays shows…

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The contemporary Art market report 2019 (Artprice). GENERAL SYNOPSIS Driven by growing demand, the total volume of auction turnover generated by the Contemporary Art auction segment worldwide has doubled over the past decade with the recent figures showing strong sales right across the segment’s price spectrum.  Key figures The figures for the 12-month period reveal…

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