Market

See the 15 Best Booths at FIAC 2014

Alexander Forbes
The French fair looks better than ever—busier too.

EU Creative Industries Could Lose 1.2 Million Jobs

Henri Neuendorf
A recent study pinpoints internet piracy as the biggest threat.
Julian Charrière, On The Sidewalk (2014)Photo: © Marc Domage, courtesy Bugada & Cargnel, Paris/FIAC

See the Stellar Public Art at FIAC's "Hors Les Murs"

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
Paris has become one big sculpture park.
Vincent van Gogh, Self Portrait With Felt Hat (1887)

Do Riches Await in the Van Gogh Auction Market?

Eileen Kinsella
An erratic auction market has been driven by global demand and eccentric billionaires.
Edgar Degas, Danseuses, 1896 Photo via: Christie's

Snubbed Heirs Sue UBS Over Nazi-Looted Degas

Coline Milliard
They claim the bank set up a “sham” foundation.

Pierre Soulages Breaks $4 Million Mark at Sotheby's

Colin Gleadell
France’s most expensive living painter blasts to the top.

Joan Mitchell Leads the Pack at Bonhams Sale

Rozalia Jovanovic
Two paintings by the artist had been unseen since the 1970s.
Frieze London 2014 Photograph by Linda Nylind. Courtesy of Linda Nylind/Frieze.

What Sold at Frieze London 2014?

Coline Milliard
The fair's new layout is paying off big time.
Works by Adjani Okpu-Egbe at Knight Webb Gallery, 1:54 art fairPhoto: Lorena Muñoz-Alonso

Frieze Week: The Must-See Satellite Art Fairs

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
The cutting-edge Sunday and 1:54, the Contemporary African Art Fair dominate.
Jean-Michel Basquiat, Love Dub for A (1987) Photo: Courtesy Christie's

Peter Doig Sells for $7.3 Million at Christie's Evening Sale

Colin Gleadell
And Jose Mugrabi snaps up a 1987 Basquiat.

Outrage Erupts over Casino's Sale of €100 Million Warhols

Henri Neuendorf
Museum directors say it “contravenes international conventions.”

Young Artists All the Rage at Phillips Sale

Colin Gleadell
Banksy and Tauba Auerbach ring up the high numbers.
Nick Mauss's piece at Frieze Projects 2014Photo: Linda Nylind Courtesy of Linda Nylind/Frieze

Frieze Projects Subverts the Typical Art Fair Experience

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
The section's curator, Nicola Lees, prizes new experiences over shiny objects.

Top Artists at Frieze Masters

Benjamin Genocchio
What we love from David Smith to Francis Bacon and Ha Chong-Hyun.
Carpenters: Yinka Shonibare MBE, Wendell Castle, Ingrid Donat, Vincent Dubourg Photo by Nick Harvey

Buyers Bliss Out at London's PAD Fair

Coline Milliard
artnet News reveals what's hot, from Carpenters to Sèvres.
Gagosian at Frieze London 2014, with works by Carsten HollerPhoto: Linda Nylind Courtesy of Linda Nylind/Frieze

Top 10 Booths at Frieze London

JJ Charlesworth
From blue chip Gagosian to the cool kids of Carlos/Ishikawa.
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Polke Drubs Richter at Christie's $75 Million Essl Collection Sale

Colin Gleadell
Sale delivers a mixed start to the London auction season.
Mr. OneTeas’s Apple (2013) at Gallery for Fine Art

Art Silicon Valley Tries, Once More, to Crack the Techie Code

Ben Davis
At the San Mateo Convention Center, a valiant effort to make nerds love art.
The Painted Pin Ups paints a model as Velma at New York Comic Con. Photo: Sarah Cascone.

The Out-of-this-World Art of New York Comic Con

Sarah Cascone
Comics, cosplay, and crazy art make this show a trip.
Old Man in an Armchair (c. 1652) has been newly reattributed to Rembrandt Photo: Yorck Project via Wikimedia Commons

70 New Rembrandt Paintings Discovered

Alexander Forbes
But not all experts agree they're the real deal.
The Scholium trading team from left to right: Simon Southwood, Jasper Allen, Philip Blackwell, Bernard Shapero Photo via: Art Daily

Can Speculative Investors Rescue Cash-Strapped Dealers?

Coline Milliard
Innovative art financing doesn’t always come from where you expect it.

You Can Lose Ownership of Your Art

Spencer's Art Law Journal
What if your consignee gallery goes bust?
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A Constellation of Warhol Starlets at Fall Auctions

Eileen Kinsella
Seven portraits of iconic women with estimates from $1 million to $30 million.

What They Never Told You About Consigning Art

Spencer's Art Law Journal
Issues involved with consigning your art to a dealer or auction house.

World Records Tumble at Hong Kong Auctions

Zoe Li
Sotheby's and Christie's are making a fortune in Asia as market continues to grow.
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