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INTERVIEW WITH CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF VASTARI, BERNADINE BRÖCKER WIEDER

Interviews

INTERVIEW WITH CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF VASTARI, BERNADINE BRÖCKER WIEDER

Bernadine Bröcker Wieder is the CEO and Co-Founder of Vastari Group, an online resource that securely connects private collectors of art with museum curators for exhibition loans and tours. Vastari aims to improve transparency to facilitate exhibition collaborations worldwide and is currently the ...

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

Market, Technology

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 ...

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Interview with Nanne Dekking, co-founder and CEO of Artory

Interviews

Interview with Nanne Dekking, co-founder and CEO of Artory

Netherland’s born entrepreneur, Nanne Dekking is the co-founder and CEO of Artory, a platform built to improve the transparency in the art marketplace, based in New York and Berlin. The platform was founded by Dekking alongside Hasso Plattner, who is the founder of SAP and an internationally ...

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Technologies that Link Art & Collectibles to Online Registries

Blockchain, Technology

Technologies that Link Art & Collectibles to Online Registries

The three trillion dollar Art and Collectibles (A&C) market is often a major target for fraud and forgery. The market has been facing these issues for decades with not only single pieces of artwork being forged but whole collections as well. Major advances in nanotechnology and Artificial ...

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Recent Advances of AI in the Art Markets

Market, Technology

Recent Advances of AI in the Art Markets

The end of 2017 has seen major advances when it comes to artificial intelligence technologies that target the art markets. AI machines demonstrate advanced machine learning algorithms used for fraud detection and even art valuation. AI now creates autonomous art markets and promotes original art ...

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ArtChain – Interview with Kay Sprague and Cameron Macqueen

Blockchain, Interviews

ArtChain – Interview with Kay Sprague and Cameron Macqueen

ArtChain is a Melbourne based start-up putting artwork and collectibles on the blockchain, giving investors’ confidence and putting an end to art forgery. Founded by Kay Sprague and Cameron Macqueen earlier this year, the start-up has already garnered interest from artists, art galleries and ...

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Paddle8 – Exclusive Interview with Izabela Depczyk

Blockchain, Interviews

Paddle8 – Exclusive Interview with Izabela Depczyk

Izabela Depczyk is the Founder and Executive Board Member of The Native SA and the Managing Director of Paddle8. Depczyk was previously the CEO of Artnews and is currently the youngest female board member of a Swiss publicly listed company. Born in Poland, but raised in Switzerland, Depczyk holds a ...

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) –  Creating a New Genre in Art

Market, Technology

Artificial Intelligence (AI) – Creating a New Genre in Art

The introduction of new technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) is causing ripples in the art market and whilst not everyone in the industry is prepared to embrace it, there is no denying its impact. Artificial intelligence is changing value chains for creative content, helping creators ...

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The Impact of GDPR on Art Market Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain, Technology

The Impact of GDPR on Art Market Cryptocurrencies

The art markets are becoming crowded with cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin, Ether, CodexCoin, Bitchcoin, ART, CLIO, and many more. Technology ventures intend the digital currencies to act as a tender for Blockchain applications. The creators of Blockchain intended the technology to be a distributed ledger ...

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Codex Protocol – Exclusive Interview with Co-Founder Jess Houlgrave

Interviews

Codex Protocol – Exclusive Interview with Co-Founder Jess Houlgrave

Jess Houlgrave is the Co-founder and COO at Codex Protocol, a decentralized registry for art and collectibles backed by an industry consortium.  She graduated with a degree in Economics and Management from Oxford University and went onto join Credit Suisse, and then a Canadian pension fund where ...

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Interview with Daniel Doubrovkine, CTO of ARTSY

Interviews

Interview with Daniel Doubrovkine, CTO of ARTSY

Daniel Doubrovkine is the CTO of Artsy, the largest online global marketplace for art and the most read online art publication. The company’s mission is to expand the art market to support more artists and art in the world. Having worked in both small and large software companies since the ...

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How Millennials Are Changing the Art World

Collectors, Market

How Millennials Are Changing the Art World

Today’s young collectors (under the age of 40) are a diverse group with varied tastes and priorities. Nevertheless, there are some general trends and tendencies that characterize their engagement with the art world and differentiate them from previous generations of collectors. This report will ...

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