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Artsy App Review

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Artsy App Review

The web marketplace Artsy is on a mission to “make art accessible to anyone with an internet connection.” Part of their strategy in doing so is through their app, originally created in 2013 and recently updated to include an Augmented Reality, ‘view in a room’ feature. By downloading the ...

Deloitte Art & Finance Conference, Luxembourg

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Deloitte Art & Finance Conference, Luxembourg

Deloitte’s 11th Annual Art & Finance Conference took place in Luxembourg on Friday 26th October and focused on the role of technology within art and finance sectors. The event featured over 35 international industry leaders including tech experts, art lawyers, start-up innovators, gallery ...

Growth of the Online Art Market

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Growth of the Online Art Market

The move to online has been a dominant force shaping the industry over the past ten years. Gallery owners, dealers and auction houses have been sceptical of bringing collections online, with the fear that it may “burn” and ultimately devalue the works. Once images are on the Internet they can ...

Collector IQ – Interview with Christopher Vroom

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Collector IQ – Interview with Christopher Vroom

Founded by entrepreneur and art collector Christopher Vroom, Collector IQ, a New York based new art market application, focuses on the intersection of the financial and collectible services. The startup aims to provide collectors with clear, concise information and asset management. Christopher ...

SuperRare – Interview with Co-Founder John Crain

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SuperRare – Interview with Co-Founder John Crain

SuperRare is a social platform that encourages the creation and collection of Crypto Art founded by John Crain, Chief Executive of Pixura and Jonathan Perkins, Chief Product Officer of Pixura. SuperRare has worked with artists since its conception and makes a point of listening to the artist and ...

Brand or Commerce: The Auctioneer’s Online Identity Crisis

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Brand or Commerce: The Auctioneer’s Online Identity Crisis

With the way technology is evolving, one can’t help but think about how the physical and digital worlds are becoming increasingly intertwined. The art world is no exception. Online auctions are vying to make the art scene more transparent. They are also competing to open potential sales to people ...

The Rise and Fall of Cryptocurrencies: An analysis of Maecenas ART Currency

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The Rise and Fall of Cryptocurrencies: An analysis of Maecenas ART Currency

Since their recent creation cryptocurrencies have been hailed as the future of banking, trading and the economy. The recent acknowledgement of cryptocurrencies as legal tender in a number of countries and on trading floors only served to strengthen the argument for the future of cryptocurrencies. ...

Event lead by Art World Forum in association with START Art Fair at the Saatchi Gallery

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Event lead by Art World Forum in association with START Art Fair at the Saatchi Gallery

On Thursday 13 September, the Art World Forum conference took place at the Saatchi Gallery as part of START Art Fair. Formulated through a series of panel discussions, the overarching theme of the day was the influence of new trends and technologies that are currently sweeping the art world. Art ...

How Artificial Intelligence Will Disrupt the Art Market in the Next 10 Years

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How Artificial Intelligence Will Disrupt the Art Market in the Next 10 Years

Charles decided he was tired of staring at the bleak concrete walls of his new Manhattan studio apartment. He called out to his home smart device, “Forbin, I need some art for the walls. Something original. Maybe three pieces, “Access all available modern art pieces on online art markets that ...

Christie’s set to become the First Auction House to Offer Artwork Generated Using AI Technology

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Christie’s set to become the First Auction House to Offer Artwork Generated Using AI Technology

Christie’s have announced that they will be selling a work generated using AI at their Prints & Multiples sale set to take place from Tuesday 23 to Thursday 25 October. The work named Edmond Belamy, originates from a series of 11 portraits of the fictional Belamy family, created by the Paris ...