People collect art for various reasons. Whether your desire is driven by pleasure or finance, our art experts will introduce you to the art market and its major players in our live Art Collecting Series.
Join liked-minded art-lovers for our four-part series, designed to create total transparency for collectors. Know your options when it comes to buying and selling art. Each session features a reception from 6-7pm and an interactive discussion with experts from 7-8pm. Attendance is limited so reserve your seat now before they are filled!
THURSDAY February 16 2017
Demystifying Art Collecting
If your goal is to become a knowledgeable and confident collector, you’ll have to master a few skills and understand your options.
Location: The Design Space, 1122 Dundas St East, Toronto
THURSDAY March 23 2017
Understanding the Artist’s Process
Discover the inner workings of the Toronto art community on this behind-the-scenes tour of Steve Driscoll’s west-end studio.
Location: Driscoll Studio, 126 Geary Ave, TorontoWatch webinar recording
THURSDAY April 13 2017
Buying Art at a Gallery
Join Olga Korper, director of the gallery for more than 40 years, as she walks you through buying art at a gallery, including how to select a gallery; negotiation and payment options; how to budget for buying art; and more.
Location: Olga Korper Gallery, 17 Morrow Ave, Toronto
WEDNESDAY May 24 2017
Buying & Selling at Auction
Curious about how auctions work? Join Waddington’s specialists, Linda Rodeck, Vice President, and Stephen Ranger, Vice President of Business Development and Senior Specialist, for an interactive discussion at the Auction House. They will explain that if you know how to go about it, purchasing and selling art at auction can be accessible, affordable, personal and fun. The talk will conclude with a tour of the Spring Sale Preview.
Location: Waddington's, 275 King Street East, 2nd Floor, Toronto