Art prices

Study finds Lego could be a better investment than art or gold

Forget art, wine and even gold – used Lego prices are rising faster than any of them, study finds. Researchers at the Russian School of Economics found that the prices of used Lego sets increased by 11% every year, a faster and better rate of return than traditional investments like …

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Stolen paintings by Maud Lewis sought after by Nova Scotia police

HALIFAX – Anyone trying to protect two stolen paintings by famous Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis has a tougher job ahead of them after Nova Scotia RCMP made their theft public on Monday. The paintings, estimated at $ 20,000 each, were stolen Sept. 10 from a private residence in Smiths …

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Looking for Christmas gifts? Offer experiences in Topeka companies

With minimalist lifestyles increasingly popular with younger generations and overworked parents and retirees looking to downsize, it can be hard to find freebies this holiday season. You don’t want to buy gifts that get bulky in the New Year. Instead of buying another blanket or the last toy this Christmas, …

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Alex Brown Red Bank, Catholic Offensive Player of the Year

In a time when his was shattered, Alex Brown captured the hearts of the Jersey Shore and thousands of others across the country with his persistence. To many, Brown was unknown to them ahead of his viral eight-affected playoff game the day after his mother, Michelle, died after a long …

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These 7 artists had highlights at auction in 2021

Aboudia, née Aboudia Abdoulaye Diarrassouba, has enjoyed a long-awaited market appreciation this year, hitting several successive auction records and consistently fetching prices above $ 100,000 on the secondary market. The Ivorian artist’s frantic gesture and raw expressiveness caught the attention of discerning collectors in the decade following his first solo …

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The company behind The Sandbox, Decentraland and Axie Infinity is now helping the Bored Apes Yacht Club launch their own P2E game

the Bored Monkey Yacht Club plans to launch its own game to win (P2E) next year in conjunction with Animoca. Animoca is best known for its metaverse, The sandbox, and also has investments in Decentraland, Infinite Axis and other blockchain projects. The P2E Bored Ape Yacht Club game is expected …

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Want to buy art for less than $ 10,000? Here is your chance

He initiated the first Affordable Art Fair, in 1999, whose general theme would be “making art inclusive”. It is now a global brand in nine cities including New York, Amsterdam and Singapore. But the first attempt to bring it to Australia failed, partly because of the financial crisis and partly …

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How Black Summer ‘s bushfire salvage art is helping Upper Murray farmers heal

In the two years since the black summer bushfires, cattle breeder Gillian Fahle has benefited the good deeds of many as the scorched land around her slowly regenerated. Artist Kirrily Anderson, who arrived in Walwa to study the recovering landscape from so much devastation, has been at the heart of …

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Chanel unveils a new complex for its popular suppliers to the Crafts

Chanel’s 20th Métiers d’Art show took place inside the brand’s glass and concrete campus known as 19M in Paris © Gary Schermann On a rainy Tuesday afternoon in the northern suburbs of Paris, some 360 ​​journalists, clients and a handful of celebrities gathered at 19M, the 25,000m² concrete and glass …

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The ‘surplus savings’ of the pandemic era are largely shrinking

In a comment posted on a Federal Reserve Bank of New York blog in April, four economists argued that “while large by historical standards, the savings accumulated by American households during the pandemic do not appear to be “Excessive” for the extraordinary need of many American families. Millions of Americans …

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