International Art Acquisition At the 2022 Armory Show
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International Art Acquisition At the 2022 Armory Show

International Art Acquisitions visited the 2022 Armory Show in NYC. For the first time in years, these events took place much like they would have before 2020, a much welcomed opportunity to view art in-person once again. The 247 exhibitors are split between six sections, including ones for solo artist presentations, nonprofit organizations, and emerging…

4 Living Artists Who Broke The Mold and Became Millionaires
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4 Living Artists Who Broke The Mold and Became Millionaires

We’ve all seen the headline, “Record Breaking Auction Sale!” with a shocking number attached to an artwork that draws on our curiosity and intrigue. Many of these headlining art sales are in the secondary market and are works done by artists who are no longer living or reaping the benefit of their auction block success….

Jubilee Auction Series

Jubilee Auction Series

Auction News Queen Elizabeth, turned 96 on April 21, is the first British ruler to reach the platinum jubilee milestone, having ascended to the throne on June 2, 1953. She became the nation’s longest-reigning monarch on September 9, 2015, surpassing her great-great-grandmother, Queen Victoria. The Auctions will run in London from May 28th to July…

Recent Basquiat Sale Affirms Investment Value

Recent Basquiat Sale Affirms Investment Value

Basquiat’s 1982 painting Untitled (Devil), sold for $85 Million including buyer’s premium. A nearly 50% increase in value from its 2016 purchase price of $57.3 Million. The Basquiat was sold by Japanese multimillionaire Yusaku Maezawa, who became an art world celebrity with the purchase of a 1982 Basquiat painting of a skull for $110.5 million….

Macklowe Collection On The Auction Block

Macklowe Collection On The Auction Block

Sotheby’s reports record total sale for a private art auction of $922 million. Amassed over 50 years, Harry and Linda Macklowe collected prime examples of Warhol, Richter, Rothko, and Cy Twombly. All highly notable blue-chip artists that retained high sale numbers following art consultants estimates. This auction is recognized for its stability in contrast to…