How to Invest in Art Funds
Not everyone can own a masterpiece. Besides the often prohibitive price tags, you also have to wait for one to come up at auction, and not all art lovers have adequate wall space. One of the greatest troubles (and joys) of paintings and sculptures is that there’s just one of each.
Interview of the Month with Arthena
The Clarion List continues our series of interviews with leading art service providers. Whether you are learning about these companies for the first time or are already familiar with their services, we hope this series helps shed insight into each’s distinct niche and make the art services market in general more transparent. This month we discussed the unique art market start-up Arthena with Madelaine D’Angelo, Founder & CEO, and Katya Khazei, Director of Marketing. Learn what makes their platform unique among art funds and how their new Collecting Clubs can help gallerists, advisors and experienced collectors co-invest in art with friends. The Clarion List: What is Arthena and how is it different from other art funds? Arthena: Arthena is reimagining the way that people collect with our innovative online platform. Individuals can co-own works of art through a collecting club or invest in one of our available funds. The entire investment process happens online, increasing security and transparency. Compa...