AShock Wave Through the Art Market.. China now Ranks First, Ahead of the USAccording to Thierry Ehrmann, founder and CEO of Artprice, world leader in art market information, “this unprecedented news represents a turning point in the history of the global art market: China is now the number 1 in terms of Fine art auction revenue.” It took just three years for China to jump from third place (previously occupied by France) in 2007 to first place in 2010, ahead of the UK and the USA, the grand masters of the market since the 1950s.
SCAD’s second annual deFINE ART, which ran Feb. 22 – 26, attracted thousands of visitors. deFINE ART featured lectures by prominent figures in the art world, special exhibitions, commissions, student showcases, performances and other events, all of which were free and open to the public.
Miranda Kerr by Seth Sabal in a series of portraits that has been unpublished.
This summer, the Kunsthal Rotterdam will be presenting work by Japanese artist Ayako Rokkaku (1982) in an exhibition entitled ‘Colours in My Hand’.
Andrew Kuykendall who is presented by our good friends at FACTORY311 had shot Erin (IMG), Alisa and Brooke (Next) for Ben Trovato.