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A NEW DECADE, A NEW C-SUITE AT VASTARI

A NEW DECADE, A NEW C-SUITE AT VASTARI

This new year, the Board of Vastari Group Ltd is pleased to announce promising changes to the Senior Management Team. Lilian Sylvia Buss has been appointed Chief Product and Operations Officer while Neil Goldsmith joins as Chief Commercial Officer. Francesca Polo, Vastari Co-Founder and former Chief Operating Officer, becomes an

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Vastari Speaks at Art Tech Conference in NYC

Vastari Speaks at Art Tech Conference in NYC

On October 6th I participated in a panel at the ANNY Best of Fest in New York City that featured diverse perspectives from the world of art and technology, including the artist Clayton Calvert; Founder & CEO, ArtBinder, Alexandra Chemla; and Growth Manager of Eazel, Angie Phrasavath. The discussion began

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What has 2019 brought us so far?

What has 2019 brought us so far?

With 2020 just around the corner, we thought that now would be a good time to take a look back at our year, sharing some key facts and figures related to our work with museums and curators. Vastari's 2019 journey In the last 8 months, Over 155 object requests have

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Build, Grow, Scale, Repeat

Build, Grow, Scale, Repeat

Growth. It’s the main thing you think about in a young business. Every conversation with a prospective client asks you how many people you’ve already helped. Every conversation with a potential investor asks how much you’ve increased your success from the year before. You feel like the

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"Well, that's just the way it is"

"Well, that's just the way it is"

Earlier this week, the Art Newspaper shared our findings from the Exhibition Finance Report Market Size Supplement, and the author of the article decided to focus less on the overall $5.9bn exhibition market, and more on Vastari's analysis of the difference between budgets at art and science institutions. (Note:

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Demystifying exhibition collaborations in one day

Demystifying exhibition collaborations in one day

Temporary exhibitions are a fascinating way in which museums and other venues make sure that their spaces have fresh, exciting and inspiring content available to audiences. Alongside their permanent collection display, a part of the exhibition halls is dedicated to special exhibitions, that are displayed for a limited period of

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How our New Reports Help the Overall Vastari Marketplace

How our New Reports Help the Overall Vastari Marketplace

On Saturday, 6 October, just over a month ago, Vastari released the Global Report and Exhibition Finance Report. With our stacked bar charts, and the trend analysis, it can maybe seem that we are moving to become a data-publishing company. But actually, data is integral to our marketplace, in three

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Who can be the Switzerland of the Art world?

Who can be the Switzerland of the Art world?

As we become more and more immersed in an era of information technology where data flows at the speed of electronic media, the golden question is: how should one filter and make choices within this boundless volume of information available at our fingertips? This is the role - and the

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Curators are from Venus, entrepreneurs are from Mars

Curators are from Venus, entrepreneurs are from Mars

I was lucky enough to participate in a panel discussion organised by the Art Fund and Sotheby’s Institute of Art and to also present Vastari as an example of disruptive digital businesses at Cass Business School. These talks have stimulated some thoughts that are worth sharing.

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