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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 ...

VR/AR and In-House Museum and Gallery Experiences

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VR/AR and In-House Museum and Gallery Experiences

Who says visiting museums is dull? Thanks to technology, museums all over the world have come up with exciting ways to present exhibits to visitors. The advent of virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) has allowed some of the world’s museums to showcase their installations in a different way. Here ...

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INTERVIEW WITH LOIC BABOULAZ, ARTMYN CO-FOUNDER AND CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Lausanne based platform ARTMYN (artmyn.com) is a pioneer in the digitalisation of Fine Art. Using a new generation of scanners and algorithms, this startup is making art increasingly accessible. ARTMYN technology is also able to extract the DNA from a piece of art to detect any damages, ...

Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality Products Disrupting the Art World

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Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality Products Disrupting the Art World

Though very much an emerging technology, artists, museums, galleries, consumers, and collectors are experimenting with new frontiers of expression. Here we’re taking a look at the top 10 Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality products disrupting the art world today.   For Creators Most VR/AR ...

Artificial Intelligence for Art Valuation

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Artificial Intelligence for Art Valuation

Who would have guessed ahead of the sale of Leonardo DaVinci’s Salvator Mundi in November 2017 that the painting would have fetched US$450 million at the auction block? Art appraisers hadn’t. Would Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) have been able to? Teams of art professionals, A.I. ...