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Collecting Art The Smart Way - Venice Biennale

Haute Living - May 19, 2017
The Venice Biennale is THE rendezvous of all true art collectors. I was lucky to be one of them for its grand opening last week. The Biennale is a major art event across the entire Venice with a series of official displays to all the galleries coming ...

Collecting Art The Smart Way – Collecting Experiences

Haute Living - May 12, 2017
Saturday 9.45am at London Waterloo train station. I am waiting for a group of collectors to take them to the English seaside to visit the studio of our artist Alexandra Lethbridge. The whole journey to the studio is a full on experience: 1) Train. At ...

Collecting Art Made Easy

WealthManagement.com - Apr 25, 2017
Collecting Art Made Easy. Want to buy art? Bloomberg has a primer, FinMason builds out its staff and high school kids need some college financial planning help. WealthManagement.com Staff | Apr 25, 2017. Art is increasingly being viewed as an asset ...

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Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim

The story of the pioneering collectors and artists behind the Guggenheim's radical collection
Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim celebrates the late 19th- and early 20th-century masterworks at the core of the institution’s holdings, and the trailblazers―artists and early patrons alike―whose contributions helped define the forward-looking identity of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. Central to Visionaries is the story of museum founder Solomon R. Guggenheim, who with support from his trusted advisor, Hilla Rebay, become a great champion of “nonobjective” art and assembled a radical collection against the backdrop of economic crisis and war in the 1930s and ’40s.
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Sam Maloof, Woodworker

by: Sam Maloof
What if Picasso had been a chair maker and Stravinsky a designer of tables? What would have been the impact of such intense creative talent on twentieth-century furniture? Today there is a man with this quality of profound artistic vision and talent who has devoted his life to making furniture. His name is Sam Maloof, and this book is his life and work told in his own words.

Sam Maloof started making furniture immediately after World War II, when there was very little demand for hand-made objects.
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Collecting Art for Love, Money and More

by: Ethan Wagner, Thea Westreich Wagner
* Arranged into ten topics that are approached through a key question and answer format, art advisors Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner offer an accessible yet unrivalled insider's view into the often opaque world of collecting art, drawing from their extensive experience in working with collectors and institutions of contemporary art. Collecting Art for Love, Money and More looks at why collecting art is a completely unique experience that offers emotional, intellectual and social rewards. The authors argue that the motivations for acquiring a work of art and building a collection, unlike buying anything else, may be any combination of investment potential, aesthetics, love of art, challenge, intellectual exploration, social status, adrenaline rush, ego-building or public attention.
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Visual Arts and the Law: A Handbook for Professionals

by: Judith B. Prowda
This essential handbook offers art professionals and collectors an accessible legal analysis of important principles in art law, as well as a practical guide to legal rights when creating, buying, selling and collecting art in a global market. Although the book is international in scope, there is a particular focus on the US as a major art centre and the site of countless key international court cases. This authoritative but accessible and wide-ranging volume is essential reading for arts advisors, collectors, dealers, auction houses, museums, investors, artists, attorneys and students of art and law.
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One of the South's Leading Art Dealers Discusses Collecting Art as an Asset

Alan Avery of Alan Avery Art Company discusses Collecting Investment Artwork as a Portfolio Asset.

Collecting Art for Love, Money and More

Ethan Wagner and Thea Westreich Wagner share what it means to collect art and what inspired their book, Collecting Art for Love, Money and More. Discover ...

How to Start Collecting Art

Art Advisory Services ' founder gives her expertise opinion on how to start collecting art and how young buyers should approach the art world.

How To Start Collecting Art – Advice From Century City Art Experts

What happens when you get an art scholar, a critic, an auction house, and a gallerist in the same room? You learn how to keep a cool head in a hot art market.

Paul Mellon on Collecting Art: Part 1

How Paul Mellon began to collect art.