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Day 5

From the Suites to the Streets!

Many have viewed the art market as a rich man’s game or investment. It is true that the master or well known artists like Picasso or Monet attract attention and enjoy a broader marketplace. 218 more words


Oprah Winfrey Said to Snag $150 Million Selling Klimt to Chinese Buyer

“Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II,” from 1912, depicts a woman in a long, narrow robe and halo-like black hat, standing against an ornate background of mauve and green. 57 more words


Day 4

“When you buy a hat like this I bet you get a free bowl of soup”…CADDYSHACK

There are more then 1500 websites trying to sell you Art. 286 more words


UK Export Ban Placed on a George III Barometer

Press release (23 February 2017) from Gov.UK’s Department for Culture, Media & Sport:

A rare Georgian barometer is at risk of being exported from the UK unless a buyer can be found to match the asking price of £160,000. 451 more words

Art Market

Day 3

“WE ARE AS GODS and might as well get at it. So far remotely done power and glory__as via government, big business, formal education, church___have succeeded to the point while gross defects obscure actual gains. 111 more words


Day 2

“Nothing is as powerful as an idea whose time has come,” Victor Hugo.

FAC (Full Art Catalog) is developing a new paradigm for how the visual arts are disseminated into the world. 273 more words


AV Gallery (from the Archives): The Political Line -- Keith Haring in Paris

Keith Haring, “Untitled,” April 9, 1985. Personal collection. Acrylic on canvas, 152.4 x 152.4 cm. Copyright Keith Haring Foundation.

By Paul Ben-Itzak
Text copyright 2013, 2017 Paul Ben-Itzak… 364 more words