ArtPrice launches new index: ArtPrice100®


The French art market database creates a new index focusing on blue-chip artists exclusively.

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Phillips’ first 20th Century and Contemporary Art and Design sale in Asia – round-up


Phillips in Hong Kong successfully closes first Asia sale of 20th century and contemporary art and design in Asia with new records.

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Rich swap stocks for art: Investment, passion or a bit of both?


A recent Deloitte and ArtTactic study concludes that the wealthy are allocating more funds into art, driving up art prices to record levels. What is driving this trend and is it sustainable, or even true?

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How to preserve art ephemera – resource alert


Art ephemera can be valuable as research material and as collectibles in their own right. We link to a short article that offers some tips on how to preserve these essential objects.

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3 art DVD stocking stuffers to buy


The holiday season is upon us. Not only is it a good time to invest in some much needed rest and relaxation, the time off allows us to finally get in some screen time. We’ve listed our top three DVDs on the world of art that will allow you (or the lucky family member or friend you buy them for) to curl up in your holiday couch while brushing up on your art history knowledge.

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Korean art hit and miss at Seoul Auction Hong Kong: New York Times


SEOUL AUCTION HOUSE RESULTS A recent article by The New York Times explains the market trends of recent Hong Kong newcomer, Seoul Auction’s two highly successful auctions held in 2009:  Korean collectors continue to acquire Western contemporary artists, Chinese artists … Continue reading