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Art Industry News: Former Trump Cabinet Official Lost $ 14 Million on Major Magritte at Christie’s + More Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most important developments in the art world and the art market. Here’s what you need to know on Wednesday April 14th. NEED TO READ Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Art Institute of Chicago – Art collector and marketing …

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Meet the designer behind the Cartier watches beloved by Bella Hadid

“I like contemporary furniture and decoration for its noble and lively materials – woodwork, natural stones and handmade fabrics. I often go to Italian furniture auctions and look for pieces by Tobia Scarpa, Gae Aulenti, Driade and Pulpo. And the central philosophy of wabi-sabi – “beauty is in imperfection” – …

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Millennials enter wine auctions as Chinese tariff opens door

For more than 55 years, the Biennial Barossa Wine Auction has attracted lovers of rare and vintage wines from the prized region of South Australia. This year, however, all eyes are on the new collectors – millennials around 20 years old – who are taking control of the once strong …

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Commentary | Boo to the NFTs! Wait, think about no customs fees

If the current craze for NFT sales is indeed the future, then the issues of art shipping, customs clearance and storage will become unnecessary. Photo: ukhomeoffice / Flickr British satirist Peter Cook had a bad line for anyone who said he was writing a book: “Me neither. But now that …

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13 of Carey Mulligan’s best performances to date

It’s hard to imagine anyone channeling the strength, poise, and quivering desire of Thomas Hardy’s Bathsheba Everdene better than Mulligan in Thomas Vinterberg’s Elemental Tale. As she chooses between three dashing suitors, while also running her own farm, expect sparks to fly. ‘Suffragette’ (2015) Suffragette (2015) Shutterstock Alongside Meryl Streep …

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ultra-contemporary art conquers the auctions, making Artprice subscriptions ever more useful

“Auctions are currently at the forefront of the international art scene, concentrating all the trends of the art market. This is why Artprice databases and our decision support tools have never been so valuable,»Concludes thierry Ehrmann, president and founder of Artmarket.com and its Artprice department. “Auctions even attract a large …

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8 artists who had moments of relaxation at the March auctions

The key year in the career of the British painter Kudzanai-Violet Hwami, born in Zimbabwe, is probably so far 2019. That year, she enrolled in the Master of Fine Arts program at Ruskin School. of Art, Oxford, had her first institutional solo exhibition at the London nonprofit, Gasworks, and featured …

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Role of the London auction house for James Forster in Wales and the border counties

Image specialist James Forster offers institutions and individuals residing in Wales and the Welsh Marches a route to London’s international art market in his new role. James joined West London based auctioneers, Chiswick Auction, as a consultant image appraiser to provide professional appraisals and sales itinerary for paintings and artwork …

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What is an NFT – and should you invest? | Art | Culture

n March 11, 2021, 24 hours after ordering this item, Mike Winkelmann – better known by his online nickname Beeple – sold his digital work First 5000 days via a Christie’s online auction for $ 69.3 million. The third highest amount ever paid for a work of art by a …

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Here’s how Sacha Jafri became one of the world’s best-selling artists

Topline British artist Sacha Jafri’s larger-than-life painting ‘Journey of Humanity’ sold for $ 62 million this week, propelling him into the ranks of the world’s most expensive living artists, albeit previously wasn’t a force majeure in auctions – here’s how he did it. Artist Sacha Jafri poses for a portrait …

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