Street Art’s Rise to Popularity

Street Art’s Rise to Popularity

Street Art’s Rise to Popularity Of all the current trends in the contemporary art world, none has had such a meteoric rise, or captured as much public attention, as street art. This genre of artworks, encapsulating techniques as varied as spray painted tags, complex...

Online art sales: What’s changed?

Online art sales: What’s changed?

While much of our everyday spending has moved from the high street to apps and websites, the transition of the art market to online spaces can still take buyers by surprise. It is a fact that buying art online has become increasingly easy – and increasingly popular –...

Artist spotlight: Mr Brainwash

Artist spotlight: Mr Brainwash

Born Thierry Guetta in France, 1966, the artist known as Mr Brainwash is one of the most easily recognisable names in the contemporary art market. His distinctive use of pop culture iconography and canonical artworks, combined with a bright and energetic graffiti...

What are Artist Resale Rights?

What are Artist Resale Rights?

What are Artist Resale Rights? Artist Resale Rights (ARR) entitles the creators of original artworks to a royalty every time one of their artworks is purchased on the secondary art market. Why are Artist Resale Rights important? If an artist sells an artwork for a...

Artist Spotlight: Bob Dylan

Artist Spotlight: Bob Dylan

Cultural icon Bob Dylan has, over his lifetime, achieved the kind of fame that goes beyond the simplicity of a household name. While best known as a performer, Dylan’s versatility has seen him take the roles of poet, activist, filmmaker, and fine artist. And, while...

Artist Spotlight: Todd White

Artist Spotlight: Todd White

There is something to be said for knowing “where an artist came from.” Of course, not all artists will clearly signpost their origins within their work – but given the personal nature of artistic expression, a viewer will often have a sort of lightbulb moment when...

Reselling paintings online: Our process explained

Reselling paintings online: Our process explained

Reselling paintings online: Our process explained As a specialist online marketplace for artwork, we deal with both sides of the art resale world. If you have found yourself asking “how do I sell my art online?” or “how do I buy art online?” then we want to enable you...

Artist Spotlight: Alexander Millar

Artist Spotlight: Alexander Millar

The value of the past, for an artist, can never be understated. For Alexander Millar, this value underscores both his artwork and his outlook. Millar’s work both celebrates and reinvents the past, inspired by the fascinating time he grew up in, a unique world filled...

Artist Spotlight: Fabian Perez

Artist Spotlight: Fabian Perez

Known for his idealised, romanticised scenes of vintage night clubs and tango dance floors, Argentinian artist Fabian Perez coined a specific term to describe his work: neo-emotionalism. At a glance, it’s easy to see why. Each artwork captures a single moment of what...

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