Market

Outsider Art Fair’s success begs the question: who is left outside?

Works in this flexible category are still relatively affordable, but the threat of the contemporary art market looms

Published online: 30 January 2015

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Reinvent or die, say Old Master dealers looking to modernise

The market loves contemporary, so galleries change look and stock

Published online: 27 January 2015

Warhols, Warhols everywhere at Singapore fair

International names dominated, though sales were largely regional

Published online: 27 January 2015

Singapore Art Week stresses the Southeast Asian hub’s cultural and artistic diversity

Multi-media and multi-culturalism is the norm in a country known for its ethnic mix

Published online: 27 January 2015

Brussels fair offers a mixed bag of art surprises, from decomposing head to bronze turtles

International dealers bring an eclectic selection of works to Brafa

Published online: 24 January 2015

Sotheby’s wins case involving questionable Caravaggio

A court finds the auction house was not negligent in its assessment of a work Denis Mahon later identified as by the artist’s hand

Published online: 16 January 2015

 

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?