“One of the most prevalent ones is that an auction house is an exclusive place that is accessible only to a select few. In fact, the opposite is true!” says former Christie´s specialist in Impressionist & Modern Art Anna Povejšilová.
Art collector Branislav Radeljic talked to us about his passion for art and explained what art collecting means to him.
Is there a recipe for the perfect storm? The ideal tick-list to ensure your artwork is positioned at the higher end of the price bracket recorded for its artist? Unfortunately, it´s not as simple as that and Bojana Popović explains why.
The international market has seen a return to a level between 2009 and 2010, the years of the last major recession. However, the situation is much better than expected at the beginning of the pandemic.
“To reach truly international level, the local art scenes need to invest in attracting and encouraging new and existing collectors to support their artists and galleries.”
„I am quite confident that many people will be ready to travel in order to visit art events once they become easily accessible again. Nothing will replace seeing and experiencing art in the flesh.”
“Today’s art world is a huge bubble in which you won´t succeed alone if you truly wish to grow and attract new collectors,” says Czech contemporary artist Hynek Martinec, who is represented by London based gallery Parafin.
“If there truly was prior knowledge of what was going to happen, I am sure it would have leaked. Rumours spread fast in companies like Sotheby’s.”
Marine Tanguy and Charlotte Fletcher share their opinion on why it is important to be surrounded by art and offer their advice on how to tap into art collecting in 2021.
„The more you learn the more you gain a better understanding of what is happening in today’s art world,“ said the ingenious gallerist Thaddaeus Ropac to Barbora Půlpánová in the interview for Christie´s Education in London.