The high-end watch market is a strong investment vehicle for wealthy people.
One of Madrid’s top museums carries Lorne Thyssen-Bornemisza’s family name, and now his gallery of antiquities is making its full-fledged debut at Tefaf Maastricht.
The fair has changed its system for vetting artworks, starting with the Maastricht show, and is using more independent experts.
A protean citizen of the art world — artist, curator, dealer, collector and more — he wrote a monumental four-volume life of a 20th-century giant.
The annual Art Basel and UBS report shows market growth is stagnating. “The art world seems to have a conversion problem,” one expert said.
One auction, in May, will include works by Amedeo Modigliani, Pierre Bonnard and Henri Matisse; an auction in June will center on the decorative arts.
A grand collection of miniature volumes — 950 of them — is now on display at the Grolier Club in New York City.
It took 18 years for a collector couple to build a state-of-the-art home for their one-of-a-kind collection, with the architects Herzog & de Meuron. Now they can slow down and watch.
With hundreds of galleries and a dozen fairs coming up, our art critic will help you figure out what to see and how to talk to dealers, and even — gulp — give you tips for buying art.