Laura Tansini

Art marketarchive

There has been a softening in the middle-range of the art market

Percentage rates are down in many areas for the first half of the season

Art marketarchive

Christie's Contemporary auction report: Basquiat as a pricing phenomenon

His record price may bolster the market, but not all artists surpassed expectations

Art fairsarchive

Sales satisfactory at Berlin Art Forum '97, though dealers may have to be patient for fair to come into its own

Dealers and collectors alike come here to see the city and its contemporary art world take shape but immediate sales were limited