Is Everything We Know About Gallery E-Commerce Wrong? How David Zwirner and Gagosian's New Initiatives Break the Rules | artnet News
With their new online viewing rooms, the mega-galleries are challenging ideas about what can (and can't) sell online in a changing art market.
The Art Collector - Dealer Relationship Examined
The relationship between art collectors and dealers is unique within the worlds of culture and commerce. In no other creative field--dance, literature, film, music--does a single buyer purchase a work from a single seller in a distinct, personal transaction. It’s an intimate, high stakes deal drastically different from buying a concert ticket or a book. If all goes well, it can lead to mutual education about the market, incredible collections, and even decades-long friendship.
Millennials Are Discovering Art by Ditching Museums for Instagram and Pinterest
It was bound to happen sooner or later. For the first time, social media has nudged museums aside as the primary venue by which American consumers discover works of art.