Analysis

Pump up the value

Lending a work to an exhibition increases its price—but should the practice be controlled?

Published online: 07 March 2014

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Is this the Jurassic Park of the art world or a protected gene-pool for the future?

Traditional figurative art still rules in many Eastern European art academies, but talent still shines through

Published online: 12 February 2014

Street artists go to court to protect their work

A New York legal case is challenging traditional views of graffiti

Published online: 07 December 2013

Real estate and the fine art of “gentlefication”

When artists move in, smart developers are ready to pay the rent

Published online: 06 December 2013

Shining a light on photography

With several specialist photography dealers present at this year’s fair, the medium’s star is rising in Miami

Published online: 05 December 2013

Starchitects make their mark in Miami

The big names of architecture lured to attract the super rich to the city

Published online: 04 December 2013

 
 

For love or money?

As the art world descends on Art Basel Miami Beach, we ask leading market experts about how art compares with other asset classes, while art advisers give their views on what to buy.