In this edition, stories that hinged on the fine print––or lack thereof...Read More
This week, stories that pose eye-opening questions about art-world identities...Read More
This week, three industry stories featuring trends that synced to the wider world...Read More
This week, three takes related to Art Basel, the summertime royalty of the art-fair realm...Read More
This week, assessing the merits and misfires of immersive installations...Read More
For this edition, "in groups versus out groups" emerged as the flavor of the week...Read More
Last week artnet News commissioned me to write about the opening of Los Angeles's Marciano Art Foundation. You can find the piece here. You'll be floored to learn that I see the MAF as a portal to something much bigger and more meaningful than just another opportunity to wander the curated halls of contemporary wealth...
For anyone wondering Market Monday will be back as usual next week.
This week, surveying the New York evening sales for meaningful activity...Read More
A quick note for the audio-inclined: Michael Shaw was kind enough to invite me onto his art-world podcast The Conversation last week, where we went deep on the what, why, and how of The Gray Market. You can stream/download the episode from the show's website here or get it straight from iTunes. Thanks to Michael and co-host Deb Klowden Mann for being gracious hosts and excellent conversation partners.
This week, stories that raise hard questions about what the art market is and isn't…Read More