Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary Art: The Auction Market
Arts professionals need to stay up to date on current market values and the prevailing short- and long-term trends in art value. Taking advantage of the major May 2014 impressionist, modern, and contemporary art auctions, you will acquire the knowledge and skills needed for market analysis and trend-spotting. You will study online catalogues, marketing materials, and press releases, and you will closely follow live auctions online while learning to assess and use auction information for market analyses. You also will research and write relevant art market studies that reflect current market conditions. Topics to be covered include what types of works are being offered, what is considered “hot,” and how to access condition reports.
You'll Walk Away with
- The ability to navigate art auctions
- Knowledge of the art market
- Familiarity with impressionist, modern, and contemporary art
- Arts professionals
- Art enthusiasts and collectors