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Confidence high for Russian Art Week in London

Collectors expected to brush aside political and economic worries

Published online: 20 November 2014

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Man Ray auction takes in €2.7m at Sotheby’s Paris

Sale of 270 lots was “last occasion to buy significant works from the artist’s estate”

Published online: 18 November 2014

In auctions, unlike in life, there are guarantees

Christie’s backed $429.8m worth of art in its record-making contemporary art sales this week

Published online: 14 November 2014

Arts scene in downtown Los Angeles grows

Galleries, not developers, are driving the creation of new arts neighbourhoods in the city

Published online: 13 November 2014

Gallery gamble pays off

Eskenazi gets the Frieze crowds without exhibiting in its tents

Published online: 07 November 2014

High hopes pay off at New York’s Impressionist and Modern art sales

Despite complaints about unrealistic estimates, Sotheby’s made $422.1m to trump its rival Christie’s this week

Published online: 06 November 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?