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 Top of the market: Untitled (Pecho/Oreja) by Jean-Michel Basquiat. Photograph  Cate Gillon/Getty Images

Even those who feel their love of art is pure are likely to feel a shiver of envy at news of insane prices fetched at auction: $110.5 million (€95 mil(...)

Artfetch chief executive Katie Souros: “Joining a larger company within an extensive market gives us the opportunity to really further the Artfetch goal of making art-buying easy and accessible.”

Irish start-up Artfetch has been acquired by UK company Rise Art for an undisclosed sum. Artfetch is a curated ecommerce platform for emerging artis(...)

Navigating the art world: gallery visitors shouldn’t face bamboozling language. Photograph: Rodney Zandbergs/Lonely Planet/Getty
White cube, white noise

Have you ever wandered into an exhibition and thought, Ah, yes, this really does problematise the aesthetics of space? Do you sit down on a Saturday e(...)