The Cost of Price Transparency: Why Some Dealers Would Rather Alienate You Forever Than Reveal the Price of an Artwork | artnet News
As Art Basel opens to VIPs, dealers and collectors break down the pros and cons of making prices for artwork easily accessible.
Opinion | Big Money and Art
An art dealer worries that large donations by collectors and gallery owners are influencing what works museums display.
Data-Driven: How Art Market Research Benefits Collectors & Professionals
For the last decade, the market has been abuzz with the emergence of fine art as an asset class. Now, perhaps more than at any other point in the history of art collecting, purchase decisions are heavily influenced by an artwork’s value as an investment.
Art Market May Be Asked to Reveal What’s Behind the Curtain With Proposed Legislation | New York Law Journal
While it would seem to be good public policy to enact legislation that will prevent money laundering, terrorism, and fraud, art market leaders are concerned that money laundering in art transactions is not a big enough issue to justify the regulatory burden.
Art And Money Laundering Why The Global Art Market Needs Regulation - Artlyst
High-end art, antiquities, and antiques have become more and more attractive to money launders says, Peter D. Hardy a partner at Ballard Spahr, writing for The National Law Review, in an in-depth article published today.
Meet the Accountants Who Take on Taxes for The Art Market
In 1789, Benjamin Franklin wrote, “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” and while they are both generally considered to be unavoidable and unpleasant, fortunately, there are professionals who can make the burden of taxes and other financial obligations somewhat lighter for individuals and businesses.