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WHAT IMPACT COULD VR HAVE ON THE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR?

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WHAT IMPACT COULD VR HAVE ON THE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR?

With the art market’s ever-increasing online presence and the rise in new technologies will we see a drastic change in the way we experience a gallery space, exhibition, or an art fair? Advances have already been made and the tech boom has provided new methods for artists and organisations to ...

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 ...

Technologies that Link Art & Collectibles to Online Registries

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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 ...

Recent Advances of AI in the Art Markets

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

The Impact of GDPR on Art Market Cryptocurrencies

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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 ...

How Art Galleries and Museums Can Protect Themselves Against Hackers

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How Art Galleries and Museums Can Protect Themselves Against Hackers

Last year, The Art Newspaper broke the news of a wave of cybercriminal attacks on gallerists and dealers worldwide. Hackers targeted several London gallerists including Laura Bartlett, Simon Lee, Thomas Dane, and even Hauser & Wirth, among others. US-based dealer Tony Karman was also a victim ...

VR for Consumers to Make Their Own Art

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VR for Consumers to Make Their Own Art

Virtual Reality is no longer just a programmer’s playground. Apps recently arrived on the scene for consumers interested in creating their own realities. Just as art stores provide paints, canvases, pens, pencils and more to budding impressionists, VR offers new tools through which even amateurs ...

Virtual Reality Tools for Artists

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Virtual Reality Tools for Artists

For thousands of years artists have recorded their impressions and expressions through a variety of media: stone, chalk, paint, clay, canvas, screen displays and more. Virtual Reality technology affords artists their own dimensions in which viewers can step into creations and live them with every ...