Shanghai: A September of art fairs


Shanghai hosts four art fairs in four weeks in September 2014.

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Moroccan artist Yto Barrada wins the Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015


Yto Barrada named as the winner of the Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015. In the new format of the prize, the French-Moroccan multimedia artist is the only artist to be awarded USD100,000 to produce the central piece of the Prize’s 2015 exhibition at Art Dubai.

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Online VIP Art Fair disappoints: Is damage fatal?


Guest writer Pippa Dennis on slow connections frustrating VIP Art Fair users, galleries demanding refunds, and global young collectors liking online medium.

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Contemporary galleries face intense competition, must re-think game plan


As pointed out in a recent The Art Newspaper article, competition has never been fiercer for international contemporary galleries so today the top ones are focussing on building their global brand. As demand for contemporary artwork grows, the size and number of contemporary art galleries that sell it increases.

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