The Condo group exhibition, whose fourth London edition opened on Saturday, lets smaller dealerships attract new faces by sharing their spaces and client lists.
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Museums, colleges and the art market are beginning to see amateur photographs as both collectibles and cultural artifacts.
It’s been a memorable year in the art world, not for what happened, but for who left.
It keeps the top end of the art market bubbling. But it’s easier for anyone with an internet connection to engage with a painting than a performance or a piece of video art.
Auction houses are still getting high prices for works from the historic canon, but demand isn’t what it once was.
Sales have slowed in the face of new political realities, including Western sanctions on Moscow. But wealthy buyers continue to create surprises.
A blockbuster week of sales backed by third-party guarantees reassures the art world that the market is humming, if not booming.
In three auctions, there were some formidable prices, though eyebrows were raised at a number of intimidating estimates. And there were failures.
A rediscovered drawing by the Renaissance master was priced at about $15.8 million in 2016. Now, the sky is the limit.