Art Market Eye

This is a selection of articles from our Art Market Eye newsletter bringing you the good, bad and the ugly of the industry. Georgina Adam, our editor-at-large, comments on major trends and their impact on the trade, while our art market editors Anna Brady and Margaret Carrigan analyse the latest news and Anny Shaw, our contributing editor, offers a snapshot of a different artist’s market every month. Sign-up here: http://ow.ly/TLbL50Bk23Q

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We need to talk about guarantees. And art loans

Dealers who finance deals by taking out loans against art may well find themselves in difficulty because of the Covid-19 pandemic

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What sort of art will we want after the pandemic ends?

Performance out, domestically-sized painting in

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Auctions: what will change, post-Covid-19?

In the era of social distancing, auctioneers may have to conduct sales to an empty room

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Death of a wannabe 'mega' gallery—was the closure of Blain Southern an outlier or the canary in the mine?

Gallery's demise could be symptomatic of the growing polarisation of the art market

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Millennials—monsters, or saviours of the art market?

What do young collectors want, what do they buy, and, as they become richer, will they add rocket fuel to the art market—or blow it up entirely?

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Why the catalogue raisonné is the forger's bible

An international conference considered the challenges and risks— not to mention the sheer size of publications

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Fakes! Why are we seeing so many counterfeits?

Artistic fraudsters are still pushing their luck—creating works ranging from the barely believable to the downright hilarious

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Piece by piece: the issues with fractional ownership of art

Billed as the next big thing, schemes to sell shares in works of art have yet to excite the market

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Global recession looms—but there's a new twist

Burgeoning private museums offer cause for hope among economic uncertainty and geopolitical turbulence

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