Art Business

A collection of 7 posts

Art standards: identification and consensus in the art world

Art standards: identification and consensus in the art world

Vastari works with a variety of different partners in the art world, both on- and off-line. What has been a constant struggle is the duplication of data and an inability to establish data trust. We are delighted that by lobbying for us to work together, a solution is starting to

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What to expect from the Future of the Art Market Unconference

What to expect from the Future of the Art Market Unconference

Industry experts, collectors, and technologists will unite at Somerset house to discuss the future of the UK art market in less than two weeks. Here is what to expect from the event

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The 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive: A Risk-Based Approach

The 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive: A Risk-Based Approach

As someone who has been working in the art world for over a decade both in the USA and United Kingdom, I’ve seen a lot of interesting characters. You have the flamboyant, the unique, the particular and the private individuals who all partake in this market surrounded by beauty

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"Strategies to Mitigate Value Disruption in Turbulent Times"

"Strategies to Mitigate Value Disruption in Turbulent Times"

Vastari will be taking part in a panel discussion at this year’s London Business School 9th Art Investment Conference. The conference brings together industry professionals, students, financiers and enthusiasts for an afternoon of discussions and debates. This year’s conference will be held at Phillips Auction House on Berkeley

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Crown Fine Art unveils new purpose-built facility where clients can sell as well as store art

Crown Fine Art unveils new purpose-built facility where clients can sell as well as store art

Art Central, Crown’s new purpose-built facility close to Central London not only provides secure storage but also acts as a gallery extension for clients who want to sell their art. Located just five minutes from Central London, they started operating from its new facilities on Monday 17th August. As

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The Luxembourg Freeport: What Should we Expect?

The Luxembourg Freeport: What Should we Expect?

Vastari representatives are attending exciting events in Luxembourg this week. The official opening of the Luxembourg Freeport, an international hub for valuable assets, on September 17th will be followed by the Deloitte 7th Art and Finance conference. The conference will take place in the stunning setting of the Philharmonie Luxembourg

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Why Wealth Managers Should be Helping their Clients to Lend Works of Art to Museums

Why Wealth Managers Should be Helping their Clients to Lend Works of Art to Museums

On Friday, 30 May, wealth managers, art dealers, scholars and journalists attended the 8th Annual LBS Art Investment Conference on Cavendish Square.    Organised by a group of this year’s LBS MBA students, it is a unique event where art is discussed in the context of finance. “When bankers

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