Saffronart auction for Kochi Biennale Foundation


To support India’s largest art biennale Saffron Art will hold a fundraising auction on 31 October 2017.

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India Art Fair 2017: a gathering place for South Asian art – round-up


The ninth edition of the India Art Fair focused on strong sales and on showcasing contemporary artists. Art Radar takes a look at some of the highlights of this year’s Fair. The 2017 India Art Fair, held in New Delhi … Continue reading

What is ahead for contemporary Asian art, 2012 and beyond? Part I


Art Radar is kicking off 2012 with a series of four posts that outline new trends in the Asian art world. How will dealers adapt as the world experiments with online market places?

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India Art Fair’s Collectors’ Circle educates new buyers


The India Art Fair, formally the India Art Summit, is launching Collectors’ Circle, an ongoing membership programme which aims to connect and educate emerging collectors.

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India Art Collective versus VIP Art Fair: Internet fair compare


Art Radar reviews the successes and the pitfalls of selling art online while also looking at how the first India Art Collective online art fair compares to VIP Art Fair.

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Saffronart Autumn Auction 2011: top 5 lots


Saffronart has reported that over half of all lots in their 2011 Autumn Art Auction were sold. A work by Tyeb Mehta took the top lot spot, selling for USD1,565,000.

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Online art auction houses get physical: Is Internet model failing?


Saffronart has opened a third gallery space, this time in New Delhi, and Artnet exhibited at an art fair for the first time in 2010. We ask them why they are getting physical.

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Indian art market hits peak 2008 figures – modern art favoured


ART MARKET INDIAN ART MODERN ART AUCTIONS For some time now, the Indian art market has been reviving after the post-2008 buying slump. New Delhi-based journalist John Elliott, who runs the current affairs blog Riding the Elephant, reports in a recent post … Continue reading