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Why you Should Buy Art from Living Artists

Why you Should Buy Art from Living Artists
Apart from having an impact on their career, investing in living artists can change the future of art as a whole. If we want to have a constant flow of quality art in the future, we need to invest in the artists of today. However, supporting upcoming artists goes beyond the world of art and affects the entire society.

Brexit and the Art World – Key Insights from Olyvia Kwok

Brexit and the Art World – Key Insights from Olyvia Kwok
It appears that there is no industry in the UK which will be untouched by Brexit, including the art world. What does the British art industry look like in post-Brexit Britain? With her extensive experience, Olyvia Kwok is perfectly placed to be able to help us to unlock how Brexit might impact the UK art industry.

Art & Social Media. Best Tips on How to Buy Art on Instagram

Art & Social Media. Best Tips on How to Buy Art on Instagram
Instagram is the world’s most talked-about new art dealer, whose influence on the art market continues to grow every year. Social media channels were once used to purchase affordable artworks, but today even big art collectors buy art online. Follow these tips to learn how to buy artwork on Instagram.

Art in Hotels: Luxury or Necessity?

Art in Hotels: Luxury or Necessity?
For decades hotels choose blend abstract art for their interiors. But nowadays hotel management is more willing to experiment and invest money into bold statement pieces. The new generation of guests is composed of social media savvy individuals with an eye for good visual objects. So is art in hotels still a luxury?

Artist Branding: The Role of Gallery, Dealer and Artist's Estates

Artist Branding: The Role of Gallery, Dealer and Artist's Estates
Sometimes it seems like artists get instant recognition for their work. But more often than not the success of an artist is the result of a thought-through strategy constructed by other art professionals. Let's talk about the role of galleries, dealers and artists’ estates in building powerful artists’ brands.

What is the Next Art Location?

What is the Next Art Location?
What is the Next Art Location? There was a time when Paris was the center of the art world, followed by Venice, New York, and China & Hong Kong art scene. But today many experts agree that Taiwan is the next up-and-coming art location.

How to Incorporate Old Art Pieces into a New Interior Design Project

How to Incorporate Old Art Pieces into a New Interior Design Project
Old Art Pieces in a new Design Project. Every property owner has certain items he or she feels particularly attached to. When the time for a makeover comes, interior designers are confronted with the challenge of integrating these pieces into their new project. How to incorporate old art pieces into your new design without disrupting the visual balance of the place.

How to Appreciate Conceptual Art?

How to Appreciate Conceptual Art?
Conceptual art is an art movement based on the notion that idea or concept is the essence of art. Since ideas appear in many shapes and forms, conceptual art can be a photograph, a sculpture, a drawing, a document, an installation or a performance. How can we appreciate conceptual art more?

Collecting International Art: Top Priorities and Concerns

Collecting International Art: Top Priorities and Concerns
Collecting International Art is now easier than ever - with the development of the internet and intercontinental transportation, global artworks are more accessible and affordable. In this blog post, we will explore top priorities and concerns connected to global art acquisitions.

How Art Collectors can Increase the Value of their Collection

How Art Collectors can Increase the Value of their Collection
The price of art depends on many factors, some of which can be manipulated by collectors to grow the value of their pieces. Let’s take a look at how collectors can influence these factors to increase the value of their collection.

Do Artists Need an Academic Degree to be Successful?

Do Artists Need an Academic Degree to be Successful?
Art degrees are a great way for an artist to get a leg up on the competition. However, there are plenty of other ways to get ahead. Some of the world’s most famous artists never had formal training including Frida Kahlo, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Keith Haring, to name a few.

Art Owned by Businesses: The Changing Role of Corporate Art Collections

Art Owned by Businesses: The Changing Role of Corporate Art Collections
Corporate art collections have been around since the 1950s, when David Rockefeller decided that Chase Manhattan Bank should begin to acquire art. Other banks followed his lead and create collections of their own. Even today, the largest corporate art collection in the world belongs to a bank - Deutsche Bank.