ANALYSIS FOR COLLECTORS

Lifecycle: Pound of flesh

So, finally you've earned the status of established collector and you're invited to an artist's studio. But the studio visit can be fraught.

Cultural Capital: Why Originality Matters

In this first of a three-part series on her highly intriguing ethnographic study of the New York art world, Hannah Wohl explains her concept of creative vision as it applies to the endeavours of artists, dealers and collectors.

Cultural Capital: You Know Who You Are

The art world snobs we know and love(?)...

Survey: We Asked Leading Gallerists…

What's the one thing you look for when taking on a new artist?

Agenda: A New Playground For Digital Art

What is an NFT? And more importantly, what does it mean for the art collector?

With All Due Respect: The Bigger Picture

A cautionary tale: Where did things go wrong with Santiago Sierra’s 'Union Flag'?

Money Sullies Art: Influencer or Master?

There’s a remaining romantic notion of artists that would have them properly shunning self-promotion. But increasingly, artists are turning to social media channels to sell their work, and collectors are getting comfortable with that.

Behind the Scenes: All For a Good Cause?

Are the costs to an artist of donating their works to charity auctions ever worth the benefit of exposure?

Behind the Scenes: Art Life Post-Covid

Fighting funding cuts, organisation closures and social distancing requirements, the Australian art world is finding new ways to engage and evolve as the world wakes up to a post-Covid reality.

Lifecycle of a Collector: For Love or Money, or Both?

Whatever their motivation, there’s no doubt artwork donations by artists and collectors benefit our public art institutions.

Cultural Capital: The Reasons You Buy Art

The arguments to whip out at your next dinner party as to why you dropped 20k on that new piece in the sunroom.

With All Due Respect

Should public galleries spend more of their acquisition budgets on local artists and less on big ticket international art?

Money Sullies Art: Starving for Success

Unpacking the romantic idea that people born into wealth can’t ever become real artists.

Cultural Capital: Rules of Engagement

How (not) to talk to an artist about their work.

Survey: Have you ever refused to sell an artwork?

We asked the directors of commercial art galleries.

Cultural Capital: And Then I Realised…

Getting to the place where you’re on good terms with contemporary art involved a journey sometimes you forget you took. The stopovers along the way were a series of realisations. Let’s revisit them.

COLLECTOR PROFILES

Collector Profile: A Rather Special Story

February 2, 2022/by AdrianaBorsey

Collector Profile: Ron and George Adams

October 27, 2021/by MaddyMatheson

Collector Profile: Irene Sutton

April 9, 2021/by MaddyMatheson

Collector Profile: Andy Penn and Kallie Blauhorn

October 8, 2020/by MaddyMatheson

Collector Profile: Rose and John Dunn

July 17, 2020/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Gene and Brian Sherman

December 18, 2019/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Sue Cato

September 27, 2019/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Lindsay Clement-Meehan

June 28, 2019/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Lorraine Tarabay & Nick Langley

March 20, 2019/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Sandra Powell & Andrew King

March 20, 2019/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: James Emmett and Peter Wilson

February 13, 2019/by acmag2019

Collector Profile: Karina Harris and Neil Hobbs

October 2, 2018/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Arthur Roe

April 2, 2018/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Alan Gibbs

March 17, 2018/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Teresa & Andre Biet

February 2, 2018/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Brian Tucker

November 2, 2017/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Alan Pigott and Alan Conder

September 2, 2017/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Ginny Green

April 2, 2017/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Sonja and Glenn Hawkins

October 2, 2016/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Charles and Leah Justin

July 2, 2016/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Olivier Varenne

April 2, 2016/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Steve Shane

October 16, 2015/by Camilla Wagstaff

Collector Profile: Stephanie Simon and Andrew Hale

July 16, 2015/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Simon Mordant

June 11, 2015/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Clinton Bradley

April 11, 2015/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Max and Gabby Germanos

October 30, 2014/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: James Roland and Becky Sparks

August 16, 2014/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Judith Neilson

June 30, 2014/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Ten Cubed

October 25, 2013/by Rosy Leake

Collector Profile: Simon and Catriona Mordant

October 2, 2008/by Rosy Leake