Those noises that cause your heart to sink as you walk away from just hanging a new artwork you just purchased, as it hits the floor with a bang and the glass shatters, you hope beyond hope that the work is ok, knowing full well there will be some damage, but your luck isn’t in and the canvas is ripped or the frame has broken beyond repair.
For this part in the series, I will start with the curator as that is something, I am very experienced with. Full discloser I’ve never run a gallery for more than 8 weeks as I normally and just there for a pop up so the advice on running a gallery is going to be more about basic business practises.
In this world nothing lasts forever, art is no exception physical works suffer from all sorts of issues inherent in tangible assets. Art degrades over time some art will last 1000s of years while others only a 10s. So how do we improve on this current issue? Simple Blockchain and intangible assets while it might…
Did you know all the artwork on our exchange is limited to one of one and so totally unique art? Well it is why do we do this? In every industry there are different levels of scarcity and price. The Blockchain Art Exchange is the high-end gallery of the NFT space, all our artwork is…
How to make money selling art Part 3 (the art manager) This article was written by Sascha Bailey, Sascha has over 8-years’ experience working in the art as a dealer, manager, artist, curator and gallery owner. So, you want to manage artists, you’ve come to the right place this is my passion it’s truly what…
You’ve got to be a lot of things to be an art dealer one of the main things you will need is a ruthless attitude. It’s really important to note an art dealer is NOT an art manager they are basically opposites the only thing they have in common is that they both think a particular artist is very talented and worth trying to sell.
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This is part 2 of another post Video Art – Where It All Started
In this article, I will be sharing my experience as an art manager and dealer as well as offering some advice for those wanting to pursue this avenue of work.
At the present moment, the art world is controlled by a few galleries and individuals and is far too centralised. The Blockchain Art Exchange will shift this balance of power into a far more decentralised market in the same manner that Netflix is shaking up the TV broadcasters or the way bitcoin is changing the banking system.