Art market

Christie’s gets into VC for art tech

The NFT business may have lost some of its lustre recently, but Christie’s clearly thinks that’s just a blip. It has launched an investment fund with “several million dollars” to out into emerging tech companies in the business of “creating […]

Art market

Contemporary art market bounces back

The market for contemporary art clocked up $2.7 billion in sales between June 2020 and June 2021, according to the Artprice annual report – based on results from Fine Art public auctions, covering works (paintings, sculptures, drawings, photographs, prints, NFTs, […]

Art market

Fun times in Ajman

It’s starting to look as though an arts festival of some kind is a must-have for the image-conscious emirate – even the smallest. Ajman Tourism Development Department is to run the Al Murabbaa Arts Festival for ten days from the […]