News results for Art

15 April 2021

Global Online Art Continues Fulfillment Promise

The art market took a massive sales hit last year but the online marketplace continues to pick up...

16 March 2021

The Art Market In 2020: UBS Basel Report

Virtually all market segments suffered declines last year, creating the biggest recession in the...

15 March 2021

Art Market Mobilises To Meet AML Risks

A new programme endorsed by multiple stakeholders will offer free training for galleries and...

16 February 2021

Kleinwort Hambros Extends Annual Art Prize

To widen the spotlight on new talent in UK contemporary art, the investment firm will name three...

21 December 2020

Online Art Auction Growth Here To Stay - Citi Private Bank Study

The fine art auction market can act as a temperature measure for how high net worth and ultra-HNW...

10 September 2020

The State Of Art: UBS's, Art Basel's Half-Year Verdict

Gallery sales dropped by over a third in the first six months of 2020 as the majority of galleries...

2 September 2020

A Law Firm's Primer On How To Avoid Acquiring Fake Art

As more fine art is sold online - accelerated by the pandemic - the risk of people buying fakes or...

27 August 2020

Pandemic Slams UK's Art, Collectables Exports

Unsurprisingly because of the lockdowns, the pandemic has hit the export of fine art and other...

3 August 2020

“Show Me The Monet”: Using Civil Remedies To Illuminate Shady Arts World

It is imperative that flexible mechanisms are used in the fight against art fraud. Civil tools shed...

20 March 2020

Europe's Fifth Money Laundering Directive: Where Does It Leave Art?

A market long known for the privacy of buyers - and sellers - faces a big challenge in adapting to...

Comment & Analysis results for Art

24 November 2015

GUEST ARTICLE: The Funding Drought: The UK's Creative Industries As An Investment Opportunity

There is said to be a shortage of funding for the UK's creative industries, whether this applies to...

17 November 2015

INTERVIEW: Pictet, Private Equity House Take Art Investment Up A Gear With Athena

One of the world's biggest alternative investment firms - Carlyle - and Pictet, the private bank,...

22 June 2015

EXCLUSIVE EXPERT VIEW: Trophy Assets And Contentious Transfers - Taylor Wessing

As part of a series of expert views about "trophy assets", the law firm Taylor Wessing examines the...

21 April 2015

EXPERT VIEW: Creating A Governance Framework for Family Art Collections - Part 1

Here is the first part of a two-part feature examining family governance where it applies to...

18 December 2014

EXPERT VIEW: Ultimate Trust: Fiduciary Structures For Family Art Collections - Part 1

This is the first part of a feature on fiduciary structures for family art collections, written by...

3 July 2014

EXPERT VIEW: Moving Art Across Borders For Sophisticated Collectors - Part 2

This is the second part of a feature looking at the issues facing art investors in an increasingly...

5 June 2014

EXPERT VIEW: Moving Art Across Borders For Sophisticated Investors - Part 1

Handling the issue of managing fine art collections that straddle global borders is a challenge -...

18 May 2012

International Galleries Eye Asia's Art-Hungry Cognoscenti


19 June 2011

Exclusive: Bonhams To Launch New Asia Offices, Grow Staff By A Third


26 April 2011

Worth More Than It Is Written On: Wealthy Asians Invest in Rare Letters, Manuscripts

As wealth has proliferated in the Chinese economy a new generation of collector/investor is...