A Master’s in Art Crime (No Cloak and Dagger)
Date: 22 Jul 2009 | Views: 3122
“What’s the resemblance between the illegal art trade, the funding of terrorism by charities and smoking pot in a Dutch coffee bar?” Edgar Tijhuis, a criminologist who teaches at VU University in Amsterdam... More...
Christie's hunts for new clients via iPhone
Date: 19 Jul 2009 | Views: 3164
With art sales declining around the world, the major auction houses are desperately looking for new customers anywhere they can. So it shouldn't be a surprise that Christie's is tapping into the ever-growing universe of iPhone apps. More...
artnet Auctions Launches Sale of Urban Art 1972-Present
Date: 7 Jul 2009 | Views: 2367
Now through July 23, artnet Auctions is presenting a special online auction of Urban Art from 1972-Present. The sale traces the evolution of Urban Art from the 1970s to today with a spectacular range of 175 artworks by 60 artists including Banksy, Jean-Michel... More...