Investing in art is a highly nuanced undertaking, and the market for certain types of art or specific artists can vary greatly. As a rule of thumb, art is grouped into periods or artistic movements, often with a consideration for tradition or geography, such as Asian Contemporary Art, Post-war, Contemporary, Impressionist, Modern and more. So … Continue reading Do you know which time periods in art history have the best financial performance?
Economist Clare McAndrew has been assembling one of the most comprehensive macro-view industry reports for the last decade. You can start by reading the Key Findings on page 15 and dive deeper into the report based on personal interests or curiosities. The Art Market 2018
Suppose we want to understand how a hypothetical investment in an Andy Warhol painting would have fared against the two most common types of investments: diversified stocks and government bonds. Masha Golovina, our Director of Market Analysis, put together some interesting data to help us answer this question. The chart below tracks the value of … Continue reading Can Andy Warhol Beat the S&P 500?