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The Evolution of Art: Will Pixels Replace Paint?

Technology is advancing at an unfathomable rate, and as we enter 2018, those industries which fail to recognize the digital age are losing their...
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The 21st Century Art Movement - What is it?

Art has been a critical part of the human experience for thousands of years. A true study of the evolution of art throughout our history could t...
Art and the Human Brain: Crossed-Wires and Bright Lights

Art and the Human Brain: Crossed-Wires and Bright Lights

It is theorized that the very earliest cave paintings, etched into stone walls by ancient shamans using rough charcoal and iron-rich ochre, were meant to symbolise visions or dreams. The link between the human psyche and art is profoundly complex and little-understood, but modern technology is beginning to cast a faint ray of light on what happens when we experience art.
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The Physical Place of Artwork in the Interior Design Project

Whether you’re renting your first apartment or putting down the deposit on your second holiday home in southern France, sooner or later you’l...
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Insuring Artwork: It’s Necessary, and It’s Easier Than You Think

No one hopes to be pickpocketed on holiday, or suffer a nasty broken leg on the run-up to Christmas, but we all take out travel and health insur...
Storing Artwork - Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory

Storing Art: Four Best Practises for Caring for Your Precious Collection.

If you’ve chosen to invest in a new piece of artwork, then its rightful place should be on display; unfortunately, we are occasionally forced to p...
Interior Designers & Art Consultants - Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory

Interior Designers: Why You Should be Working with Art Consultants

Interior designers have an uncanny ability to see what looks good; what matches. They can walk into a near-empty room and plan every detail, fro...
Price of artwork - Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory

What Really Determines the Price of Art?

From the outside looking in, it can sometimes appear that there’s no rhyme, reason or structure to pricing in the art world - at all. That’s bec...
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Buying Artwork: Top Considerations and Priorities

Parting with the money is often the easiest part of purchasing a new piece of art: it’s all the previous considerations, the toing and froing wh...
Reasons humans create art - Art Acacia Gallery & Advisory

Why Do We, Humans, Create Art?

It’s a curious thing. Human beings have advanced incredibly in the past few thousand years. Our technology allowed us to conquer the entire wor...
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Private Art Collections: Friend or Foe to the Broader Art Community?

While it might not be an age-old question quite yet, there’s ongoing debate across the art world on the ethics of private art collection. Does i...
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15 Facts About the Art World: Ridiculous, Surprising and Impressive

Art has been a part of humanity since the earliest cave paintings of 35-40,000 years ago. Today, art can be used as a tool to influence society,...