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FIAC 2012: 12 Paris Gallerists Talk About Favorite Artworks (VIDEOS)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 01.06.2013 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

Art fairs, with exceptions like Documenta, have come to be judged in terms of money: What mega-sales were murmured down the aisles, to which high-pro...

Making Sense Of FIAC

Anna Tunick | Posted 01.08.2012 | Arts
Anna Tunick

This year the FIAC contemporary art fair unfolded under the brilliant glass canopy of the Grand Palais accompanied by a series of installations throughout Paris. Several themes caught my eye:

PARIS PICKS: What Galleries at FIAC Wanted You to See (VIDEO)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

The art market has pulled itself back from the precipice of the 2008 downturn and seems to be robust enough to elevate attendance at FIAC by not only serious collectors but celebs, major artists and a general public willing to wait in long lines in very chilly weather.

Damien Hirst's Fish Sell For $2.8 million

www.bloomberg.com | Posted 12.20.2011 | Arts

A sculpture of 100 fish by Damien Hirst was snapped up with a price tag of $2.8 million. A Takashi Murakami painting of a Chinese lion dog and two wor...

Gagosian Gallery Opens in Paris, Part 1

Nicole Garton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Nicole Garton

Some bloggers have claimed that the Paris gallery is a sign of the city's booming art scene, but I think it more accurately reflects Larry Gagosian's sensitivity to its growing market.

PARIS RISING: FIAC is more than an art fair - It's An X-Ray Of Paris' Vibrant Art Scene. (VIDEO)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

The Euro is spiking again, and so is Paris' reputation as a crucial destination for both casual art pilgrims and serious collectors. Its pedigree as ...

Paris: A Feast of Contemporary Art?

Rebecca Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Rebecca Taylor

Is contemporary art welcome in the city of lights? The art world has descended upon Paris in search of an answer to that question, with all eyes on a major contemporary art fair.

In Paris an Art Fair Called 'FIAC' Stamps 'End' to the Perception of Contemporary Art as 'Elitist'

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Raymond J. Learsy

Contemporary art has become to many and especially the young a mirror of our lives, of who we are, how we communicate, how it is still possible to coexist and more fundamentally what commonality we all share.

The Art Market -- One Year Later

Stephanie Adamowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stephanie Adamowicz

When the Dow closed above 10,000 points last week and the Frieze art fair opened in London, art market observers were presented with an opportune time to take stock.

The Evolution of Paris as a Major Art Market

Stephanie Adamowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stephanie Adamowicz

Paris is attracting an increasing number of international galleries exhibiting high-quality works by blue chip artists.