Five Tips for New Art Collectors

By Matt Ross / May 4, 2018

Why don’t more people collect art? There are a multitude of reasons, but I also think there is something psychological at work.  People assume that you have to be among the richest people in the world to collect art, but that is simply not true.  Also, there are no simple methods to learn what to…

Three Tips for The Novice Contemporary Art Buyer

By Matt Ross / March 14, 2018

If you have never bought contemporary art I have 3 tips to get you started. 1.) First of all, decide what you are trying to accomplish. Is it purely a decorative goal for your home, or is there a larger goal at hand?  When I say “larger goal,” I am referring to the question of…

On Collecting Art & Building Culture

By Catherine Haggarty / March 9, 2018

There is a misunderstanding that one who collects art has to be wealthy. I recognize this makes sense, as art is typically expensive and not in everyone’s monthly budget. I thought this way until I heard a Donna Nelson artist talk at The New School in 2015. Donna, an acclaimed painter and professor at the…