Dear David Hockney
David Hockney - 81-year-old British painter, who recently became the most expensive artist of our contemporaries. An anonymous buyer paid $ 90.3 million at Christie’s for his work “Portrait of…

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Stranger in a foreign country
Ivan Marchuk is an artist whose motto could well be biblical lines about "a stranger in a foreign country." At whatever time and in which country (USSR, USA, Australia, Canada,…

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Artists can replace robots?
It seems to be quite an everyday event - at the New York auction Christieʼs Prints and Multiples for 432.5 thousand dollars sold the picture - “Portrait of Edmond Belami”.…

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I don’t understand

My experience selling paintings at the Jose Art Gallery

Some colleagues are wary and distrustful of selling paintings on the Internet, preferring the old proven ways to sell their work. I will try to dispel their doubts.

Now in the community of the online gallery Jose Art Gallery consists of 365 artists from around the world. And their pictures also see the whole world, 365 days a year, day and night. This is its difference from the usual gallery, which has an address in a city, a room and opening hours.
The artist does not need to worry about where to find his buyer; this is done by the gallery curators, because a person of art in most cases is best at painting pictures, rather than thinking about his promotion and who to sell the fruits of his work to. Continue reading

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