Art Dealer Charged With Stealing $88 Million →
Greed Greed Greed Greed Greed Greed Greed!
thank you Graeme Mathieson for this one!
UBS, sponsor of the Art Basel + Art Basel Miami... →
“… A grand jury indictment a month ago said UBS “solicited new business from existing and prospective United States clients at Art Basel Miami Beach,” ABC News said.”
Right About Now: Jennifer Allen, Sophie Berrebi,... →
great reads, if you haven’t yet read them… xo
Marc Spiegler →
Good reads about the art market etc. from a keen and observant writer and art world insider. Marc Spiegler is also co-director of Art Basel. xxx A: he hasn’t written since he got that job..
Essays On The Blurring Of Art And Life by Allan... →
The $12 Million Stuffed Shark, The Curious... →
Go With The Guts →
Clinton, Bush and Washington...
Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and George Washington are on a sinking ship. As the boat sinks, George Washington heroically shouts, “Save the women!” George W. Bush hysterically hollers, “Screw the women!” Bill Clinton’s asks excitedly, “Do we have time?
They Teach Us to Die
Somewhere along the way we’ve all been sold the idea that what we need is a new car, a new hot shirt, the fashionable sunglasses, the new skin cream, a new stereo, a new cell phone, a better computer etc. to feel the wind in our hair, to feel like a million ducks, to see red for the amazing color it is, to feel the sun on our skin, to hear the magic of music, to have friends of our dream, to...
Gift economy - a Wikipedia intro →
Barter - a Wikipedian definition →
Americans Resurrect Art of Bartering →