by: Cooee Art MarketPlace published: 24th November 2017
The Art Consulting Association of Australia has defined the rules to be applied for the attribution of Aboriginal paintings in the following way...
AUTHORSHIP, ASSISTANCE AND COLLABORATION
TYPES OF REPRESENTATION
BRANDING YOUR COLLECTION
ANOMALOUS CATEGORIES OF AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINAL ART
INDEX OF PROVENANCE
HOW TO BUILD THE PROVENANCE OF YOUR ARTWORK
WHAT MAKES AN INDIGENOUS ARTIST IMPORTANT?
A collection is a curious thing. The best can be far greater than the sum of its individual parts. If it is put together with care, love and scholarship it can be enlightening and provide a genuine service to those that seek to understand the subject that it covers. It need not have been put together by professionals or institutions to be of great worth. Many of the finest collections have been developed by amateurs and enthusiasts.
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New Art - The Primary Market
The primary sector of the art market is where newly created works are generally consigned by artists to a gallery or dealer who exhibits them. The gallery acts as an agent, and is remunerated through a commission on sales. It generally bears the cost of the exhibition and sets the prices, taking into account the size and medium of the works and the reputation of the artist. As it is uncommon for artist’s to have a ‘sell out’ show, works are generally held in the stock room and are available for sale after the exhibition while the dealer continues to attract customers, arrange commissions, enter works in art prizes, create publicity, and publish material promoting the artist.
19th March to 1st June 2018
Address: Various Locations in Brazil
Part road trip, part memoir, part history, part political commentary, The Dealer is the Devil is illuminatingly thought-provoking and provocative. It is an incredibly exciting and fast paced account of the fluctuating fortunes and exponential success of the Aboriginal art movement, with all of the elements one would expect of a complex drama, played out on a national and international stage.
"Every rock, every hill, every water, I know that place backwards and forwards, up and down, inside out. It`s my country and I got names for every place."Queenie McKenzie at Black Fellas Creek, Old Texas, 1995