Archive for October, 2009

A National Antiques Week

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

FYI, the National Antique Week runs from November 23-30th, but in England. If American antiques dealers would recognize what a positive image could have on their sales, perhaps they might want to come together for such an occasion. It’s hard for anyone to not be curious about antiques. The camaraderie of dealers working together for [...]

Comments on the Art Trade by Souren Melikian

Monday, October 5th, 2009

I have felt a personal sense of consent after I read Souren Melikian’s article on “Navigating a Shrinking Art Market” in the October issue of Art + Auction Magazine. His commentary has taken on the conventional thinking about the industry and fashioned the reality of how it operates under the overextended auction duopoly. I decided [...]