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Internet and emerging artists offer rich pickings

The most exciting major change in the art market in recent years is the development of internet. It has the potential to dramatically expand the art world, giving many more artists all over the world the opportunity to sell their work and opening up the art market to millions of art lovers all over the world. 570 more words

Auctions & Shows


Damien Hirst has teamed up with Hoorsenbuhs jewelers and Other Criteria to create a new jewelry collection. The Cathedral Collection, which follows on from Damien Hirst… 78 more words


Dries Van Noten's chambers of wonder

Sometimes I just want to spend my whole day in the musée des Arts décoratifs in Paris. Every time it’s a new adventure.  This time my imagination was captured by works and inspirations of the Belgian fashion designer  242 more words

About Paris

WHAT IF // 22nd April 2014

“Archist” is yet another series of architecturally inspired illustrations from Barcelona-based architect and illustrator Federico Babina. It depicts the relation between art and architecture through 27 architectural shapes of different widely renowned artists, including Warhol, Dali, Lichtenstein, and Picasso. 22 more words


More Art Fraud

Honore Daumier, Art Lovers

Couldn’t resist posting about the latest art forgery case. Pastor is Convicted of Trying to Sell Counterfeit Art. When in the world is somebody going to arrest Larry Gagosian,  Charles Saatchi, et al for selling counterfeit art? 508 more words

Art And Money

All that Glitters: Kristi Malakoff, Damien Hirst, and the Production of Value

An old conference paper I thought I’d throw up on the web. This would represent my growing awareness that Marxism is pretty neat:


One of the key features of late capitalism is the potential for anything – any object, service or affect – to be made reducible to capital, and yet, in this highly monetized schema, the very ideas of money, wealth and value have become increasingly dematerialized. 3,204 more words

The Anatomy of an Angel

Damien Hirst – The Anatomy of an Angel in Carrara marble

‘Anatomy of an Angel’ is a marble sculpture originally exhibited as part of the Sotheby’s auction of new Hirst works, ‘Beautiful Inside My Head Forever’ in 2008. 41 more words