Art Fair

Where is the art market heading in response to the coronavirus crisis? Online

  Troubled times In these exceptional troubled times, with part of the planet living in confinement in response to the life-threatening nature of the pandemic, as the entire world comes to a standstill, it might seem inappropriate to talk about the trivialities of the art market. That said, this market is a vital source of […]

Arco Madrid: the whisper of a new “Movida” in the art market?

  Troubled times Coronavirus, various regions in quarantine, political upheaval and economic uncertainty… Do people still want to buy art in these troubled times? And yet it’s against this backdrop that the first large-scale fair of the year, Arco Madrid, has opened and will run until 1 March. Simultaneously Art Basel Hong Kong, which was […]

Fiac 2019: Paris the safe haven

Le Grand Palais La Bourse de Commerce Raymond Pettibon Raymond Pettibon Georg Baselitz Komunuma Mark Dion (Fabienne Leclerc) Miriam Cahn Miriam Cahn Keith Haring Martial Raysse Antoni Tapiès Gagosian gallery Successful art fairs These days every successful contemporary art fair, from Miami to Hong Kong, takes place on a city-wide scale. La Fiac And this […]

ART Basel Hong Kong: Asia (and not only China) is the new great platform for art

Art Basel Hong Kong Hong Kong Pablo Picasso Zao Wou Ki Paul Cézanne Sanyu Paul Cézanne Louise Bourgeois Louise Bourgeois Zeng Fanzhi Sprueth Magers gallery Cindy Sherman   20% of the buyers are Asian Sotheby’s and Christie’s auction houses make out that at this point in time 20% of their buyers of modern and contemporary […]

ART BASEL: WHEN THE VERY EXPENSIVE ART SELLS FOR EVEN MORE AND THE YOUNGER ART SUFFERS

At Art/Basel, on Pace booth Alberto Burri Alberto Burri Joan Mitchell Joan Mitchell Francis Picabia Francis Picabia Lawrence Abu Hamdan Bruce Conner Lee Ufan Lee Ufan Arman “The art market of today sends very mixed messages.On the one hand, we continue to sell the most expensive, rarest and most important artworks.On the other hand, the […]

Tefaf Maastricht: A nice stroll through the history of art and millions of dollars for Van Gogh, Murillo, Delaunay, Valentin de Boulogne…

Vincent Van Gogh Eugène Delacroix Eugène Delacroix Eigène Delacroix (Rockefeller collection) Robert Delaunay Bartolomeo Esteban Murillo Valentin de Boulogne Cavaliere d’Arpino Bernardo Cavallino Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Silver chest Those who take great delight in the treasures of art history and its curiosities know that there is only one fair in the world that displays such […]

The Armory Show: The great flood of conceptual French artists descends on New York

Nam June Paik Galerie Perrotin Jean Michel Othoniel Jean Michel Othoniel François Morellet Nam June Paik Nam June Paik Nam June Paik Martin Barré Martin Barré Kapwani Kiwanga Lee Krasner Roxy Paine The opening of The Armory show In terms of current artistic creation, ever since the 1970s France has been seen as a nation […]

1-54 Fair in Marrakesh: There is not just one but many African art markets

@ 1-54 Fair in Marrakesh Mouna Mekouar Comptoir des Mines Comptoir des Mines Yamou Yamou Jardin Majorelle Abdoulaye Konaté Abdoulaye Konaté Contemporary African art. This concept, which is far too broad for such a large continent, seems at first glance to be as absurd as the concept of European art. What does German art have […]

ARCO: In Spain the proliferating art venues are positive for the art market

@ ARCO Madrid Eduardo Chillida Miquel Barceló Miquel Barceló Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Salvador Dalí Maryan S. Maryan Miquel Barceló People often talk about a Bilbao effect, which consists of linking the name of a prestigious museum (the Guggenheim) with an exceptional piece of architecture (by Frank Gehry) and thus changing the identity of a city (Bilbao). […]

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