Nearly 50 galleries take part in an annual weekend event that draws collectors to the city and helps drive sales.
Category Archives: Collectors and Collections
They were once the most expensive variety of art, but old tapestries can now sell for less than they originally cost.
Dachshunds got their own museum this month in Passau, Germany. It’s only one of several art institutions around the world to honor our canine friends.
By placing old master paintings alongside contemporary art, curators hope to make us look at both differently.
Sales of fine art, decorative arts and collectibles are held across the United States. You just have to know where to look.
As one of the highest-ranking women in the auction world, admiring and acquiring art informs Westphal’s work as chairman of Phillips.
Through auction houses like Sotheby’s, a collection worth many millions can be acquired quickly, and quietly.
Sylvio Perlstein’s accumulations of avant-garde art from the past 50 years comes to Hauser & Wirth this month.
In a spate of recent incidents, experts have questioned the authenticity of works said to have been painted by the Russian masters of the period.
As the ultrawealthy pay ever higher prices for trophy works, and many cultural institutions face cuts in state funding, private collectors are an increasingly influential force.