To have and to hold

Paris museum acquires Napoleon and Josephine’s marriage contract for €437,500

Published online: 23 September 2014

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Sotheby’s sells the stars and stripes

A 1983 Flag work by Jasper John hits the New York auctions in November

Published online: 23 September 2014

Berlin Art Week builds on its strengths

The city's annual art festival has expanded beyond its commercial roots—but still keeps its mind on the local market

Published online: 20 September 2014

A tale of two new fairs in China

Photo Shanghai and Art in the City kicked off a niche and collaborative season

Published online: 17 September 2014

Online scam targets Art Basel galleries

Suspected fraudster used fair’s website to contact exhibitors

Published online: 17 September 2014

Art Rio is on the rise

But the fair still has a ways to go before it is on the level of Brazil’s main event, SP-Arte

Published online: 17 September 2014


The guy that paid for the golden egg

It was eighth time lucky for the Midwest American seller of a previously lost Fabergé egg. The unnamed, part-time dealer bought it recently...

Guess who?

When we come across an auction with a mysterious title that only identifies the art as coming “from the collection of a lady”, we often...

Paddle8 graced by a Princess

Paddle8 has made a right royal appointment with the news that Princess Eugenie, the Queen's granddaughter, will join the New York-based,...


Will Brazil's bubble burst?

At Art Basel Miami Beach a leading art market expert and an artist discuss the vogue for all things Brazilian. Is this the result of the expanding economy or a flourishing art scene?