Chinese contemporary art – where to find the most up-to-date news


In her third and final article on online Chinese contemporary art resources, curator Rachel Marsden gives a list of blogs and websites to follow in order to keep up to date with what’s going on in China’s art scene.

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Amazon puts the squeeze on Asia? Online sales giant eyes fine art market


Online retail giant Amazon plans to launch its first virtual art sales platform, hosting more than 1,000 artworks from over 125 galleries worldwide.

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Jitish Kallat talks about Saatchi exhibition of Indian works to Economist – video


INDIAN CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITIONS LONDON VIDEO Between January and May this year, Indian contemporary artist Jitish Kallat displayed seven pieces, paintings, sculptures and installations, at Saatchi Gallery, London with 23 other contemporary Indian artists in an exhibition called “The Empire … Continue reading

Globalisation of contemporary art market evident in growth of art fairs – The Economist


ART FAIRS ECONOMY A recent article in the Economist comments on the globalisation of art and how art fairs accelerate the transnational exposure of artists, something that could become necessary for artists if they want to attract the attention of serious … Continue reading

Is globalisation of the art market slowing down? The Economist reports


GLOBALISATION CHRISTIE’S ART AUCTIONS Globalisation in the art market may be slowing down according to an article published recently in The Economist. In spite of the growing numbers of artists and buyers from locales ranging from Africa to Asia, May sales in New … Continue reading