How does one go about collecting art, in other words, what drives sales? Investments, current trends and “coups de cœur”.
The return of the Affordable Art Fair in Chelsea this year is a beacon of hope for those who need the arts more than ever this year.
Selecting an artwork may be based on intuition or an emotional response, but before choosing an artwork you must consider where you want to obtain it from – the primary or the secondary art market.
Besides making your home a more beautiful place to live, you should also try making it bigger through artwork.
Whether a piece of art is a product of the artist’s imagination or a portrayal of an existing location on this earth, one thing is certain: it can take you anywhere you allow it to.
Collecting contemporary Asian art is a demanding experience that, like its geography, covers much ground.
General tips and guidelines to help you manage the gifting process for family, friends as well as business relationships.
To help you choose among so many wonderful artworks and simplify the process, we have created a Holiday Gift Guide
Until relatively recently, figuration and abstraction alternated, passing in and out of fashion and competing for the favor of the critics and the general public.
What are the things you should consider before purchasing art from an emerging artist or commissioning a work?
As a collector, you definitely want to be sure that the work of art you’re buying is in fact authentic.
When purchasing artworks for your home, the golden rule is to always purchase what you love.
For anyone looking to amass a respectable art collection without having to break their bank, prints can be a pragmatically inexpensive alternative to the acquisition of more tactile media like paintings or sculptures.
What exactly are prints? The truth of the matter is that they are original artworks in their own right.
Understanding the market can help you make informed decisions on what, when, and where to collect.
The process of purchasing a piece of performance art that you have actually witnessed is a profound experience.
There is a growing demand for art, and art fairs seem to have found the answer.
Ever found a painting you loved but wished it was created in blue tones to complement that antique rug in your living room? Learn more about the basics of commissioning artwork.
A comprehensive guide to the things that can affect the price of an artwork and how.
Here is what you need to know to pack up and store your works in a way that will guarantee their longevity and safety.
Art is a great investment and your dedicated care and protection will benefit you in the long run.
Lighting art, much like every other aspect of caring for your art, is a complex task. Here are some important tips and suggestions to help you.
Watching a work of art interact with your personal space and create a dialogue that echoes your style, is almost magical. However, there is more to it than meets the eye.
Framing is the chance for you to take the place of the artist. Do it right!
A complete guide to investing in original art.
A complete guide to understanding, buying, and collecting digital art.
Buying art directly from artists can be a truly enjoyable experience. With that personal interaction, you can develop a much deeper connection with the work.
The ARTmine Experts discuss what original art is and why choosing to buy original art over reproductions is a more beneficial decision.