State of the Art Market: Just my Perfunctory Opinion

More moaning than ever about the difficulties of evaluating contemporary art. Back that with lots more talk about “speculators” and you have the equivalent of stock brokers hating on day traders. Lots of breathless pronunciations that the art market is back in boom times. Perpetual claims of “record” sales prices for every tiny art genre,…

For Your Consideration

Banksy is in LA marking up surfaces with his signature lil’ rascals, menacing authorities, misplaced mutts, and drunk and disorderly mice. Many have speculated on Banksy’s mousetrap motives for visiting Hollywood — that he may be creating a Banksy egg-hunt in order to draw academy attention to his film, Exit Through the Gift Shop, which…