Hong Kong art auction, gallery scene breakdown – ArtTactic podcast


Art Radar‘s Founder and Executive Editor Kate Cary Evans recently spoke with ArtTactic about the disappointing Sotheby’s autumn 2012 auction of Asian contemporary art.

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Ashen faces, groans as Chinese art bombs – Sotheby’s Autumn 2012 Contemporary Asian Art auction


Despite a good percent of sold lots, Sotheby’s Autumn 2012 Contemporary Asian Art auction was severely disappointing in terms of value.

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China Guardian to host first Hong Kong sales in October 2012


Mainland China’s largest auction house, China Guardian, will conduct sales in Hong Kong for the first time in October 2012. The move is a direct challenge to Sotheby’s and Christie’s.

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Changing global retail landscape: Can Hong Kong art galleries adapt? Part III


In part three of an essay for Taiwan-based art magazine ArtcoArt Radar founder Kate Cary Evans discusses the growth and future of art galleries in Hong Kong.

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Changing global retail landscape: Can Hong Kong art galleries adapt? Part II


In part two of an essay for Taiwan-based art magazine ArtcoArt Radar founder Kate Cary Evans discusses the tectonic shifts in the Hong Kong art scene over the past decade and what they mean for the future.

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Changing global retail landscape: Can Hong Kong art galleries adapt? Part I


In an essay for Taiwan-based art magazine ArtcoArt Radar founder Kate Cary Evans discusses the tectonic shifts that have emerged in the Hong Kong art scene over the past decade.

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Pearl Lam: Another gallery for Hong Kong’s Pedder Building


Pearl Lam will be the next high-end commercial gallery to move into the historic Pedder Building. The new 340 square metre gallery space will open to the public on 16 May 2012.

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Gallery shake-out expected in Hong Kong in 2011


Unnamed sources from several local art galleries in Hong Kong have mentioned that business is difficult and they are considering their options for next year. Particularly affected are new and themed galleries. Hong Kong currently has over eighty galleries.

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