November Auctions Are Poised to Make Headlines. Here’s What You Should Know.

Where and when Fall and spring are the most important seasons for the auction world. Though London hosts the first big sales of the season,...

What Is “Blue Chip” Art and How Does It Stack up against the S&P 500?

In business, “blue chip” is used to describe the largest or oldest companies, especially industry leaders, whose value is universally accepted. Similarly, blue chip...

What Happens to Art in a Financial Crisis?

US stocks took a major tumble last week, including a sixth consecutive day of losses for the S&P. Since uncertainty on Wall Street can...

Can Andy Warhol Beat the S&P 500?

Suppose we want to understand how a hypothetical investment in an Andy Warhol painting would have fared against the two most common types of...

Why Art Should Be in Every Investor’s Portfolio

A new ease of investment. Investing in financial markets has never been easier than it is today, and in the last ten years, a number...

What is the Future of the High-End Art Market?

The importance of demand. In the marketplace for unique objects, demand determines pricing, so when you think about purchasing a work of art for reasons...