Market

Opinion: It's Time to Stop Profiting from the Killing Fields

Pierre Ciric, Tess Davis, Max Howlett, Matthew Rendall, and Sun Samnang
The return of five sandstone warriors to Cambodia last month was well overdue.

What You Need to Know About the Colombian Art Market

Eileen Kinsella
ARTBO director Maria Paz Gaviria talks about Bogotá's rocketing cultural scene.
London's FOLD Gallery was the subject of an art burglary last weekPhoto: Courtesy of FOLD Gallery

Smash and Grab Theft Hits Major London Gallery

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
The four stolen sculptures are worth up to £20,000.

We Love Collecting. . . Jeff Koons, The World's Most Collectible Artist

Astrid T. Hill
Even the artist's peripheral work has a strong secondary market.

Market Snapshot: Martin Sharp

Chloe Wyma
The recently deceased graphic artist is more popular now than ever.
Magnus Resch Photo: David Sonntag, courtesy Magnus Resch

Will Market Aversion Snuff Out German Galleries?

Magnus Resch
A new book has startling conclusions about the state of the country’s primary market.

Wife Of Disgraced, Jailed Art Adviser Helge Achenbach Protests His Innocence

Henri Neuendorf
Dorothee Achenbach is adamant that her husband didn't defraud clients.

Market Snapshot: James Milton Sessions

Chloe Wyma
An underrated master of an underrated genre, James Sessions's market shows potential.
The Butte Nugget. Photo: via Saving Advice.

Modern Prospector's Golden Nugget Sells at Auction

Sarah Cascone
Will six-pound nugget spark a second California Gold Rush?
Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi) The Cardsharps (c.1595) Photo via: the Kimbell Art Museum

Angry Seller Accuses Sotheby's of Misattributing Caravaggio

Coline Milliard
He's suing the auction house over the alleged £10 million work.

FIAC Is the Art Fair Europe Wants

Alexander Forbes
Swift sales and seriousness make the fair hard to beat.
Eric Hebborn at work Photo via: Cat Diamante Blogspot

Master Forger's Drawings Spur Bidding Frenzy

Coline Milliard
Are Eric Hebborn’s fakes better than the real thing?
Cy Twombly, Untitled (1952)

Market Snapshot: Cy Twombly

Lorraine Rubio
Twombly's market has shown a steep breakaway trend from other blue-chip artists.
Ellis King at (Off)icielle Courtesy Fiac, photo: Etienne Pottier

Paris's New Fair (Off)icielle Attracts Collectors

Coline Milliard
With an LA outpost on the horizon, FIAC flexes its muscle at home.
Richard Smith, Time Bearer (2014) Courtesy Henry Boxer Gallery

Wacky and Beautiful Works Await at Outsider Art Fair

Coline Milliard
Take a sneak peak at the highlights of the fair's second Parisian outing.

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.
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