VIDEO: Shedding Light on the Contemporary Art Market
November 21, 2016
Just how dynamic is the contemporary art market? Should we expect any adjustments or corrections in the next few years? Who are the top ranking contemporary artists right now? What should first time collectors keep in mind?
Join artnet’s Post War & Contemporary Art specialist, Jacqueline Towers-Perkins, as she provides her perspective on this hugely dynamic market and on buying trends for contemporary artists including leading international artists Ai Weiwei, Damien Hirst and Jeff Koons.
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Jacqueline Towers-Perkins is a Post War and Contemporary Art Specialist art online auction house artnet auctions, having previously held the position of contemporary art and prints specialist for Europe and the Middle East at Paddle8. Prior to this experience, she was an auctioneer and head of the Paintings Department at a London auction house.Jacqueline received her BA in English literature and the history of art from the University of Leeds, as well as an MA in art business from the Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London. She continues to auctioneer at benefit events, and is on the board of trustees for an educational charity supporting young people in the arts.