Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Can you beat a goldfish?
Or: The attention span of a human now seems less than a goldfish. How art can slow us down! Beat the tyranny of Snapchat and Instagram in being present in our every day lives.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Super price for Superman. Notice how there is a rating system for this kind of collectible (see the 5.5 at the top of the case?).
Fine art and craft have NO such rating systems. That's why you need a certified appraiser to navigate those complicated valuations! HessARTadvisory.com
Over 25 years of art industry experience.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Insurance for art- changes you should be aware of!
From Antiques Trade Gazette- valuable info.!
Photo: Ryan McVay, Getty Images
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016
The Antiques Trade Gazette has come out with a good article on the contradicting situation Ivory ban between Federal and State laws now.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Antiques and the younger generation
They value them, but don't know how to use, integrate them.
Although Art is still considered a status symbol in the UK.
"However, when asked what the modern day status symbol is in 2016, the newest smartphone came out top choice, followed by a nice car and original artwork coming in third place."
Monday, March 28, 2016
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Stories in Graphic art: GREAT new show at the De Young Museum featuring many artists.
What story do YOU make of it?
Claudia Hess, Hess ART Advisory, www.hessARTadvisory.com
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Sunday, January 17, 2016
Monday, January 11, 2016
ART intersects MUSIC-
One of my very favorite musicians- David Bowie's (so cool that he has one brown one blue eye!) song that was directed by artist Tony Oursler. I am currently appraising a Oursler video similar to this one for a client. RIP ZIGGY! http://www.theguardian.com/…/david-bowie-where-are-we-now-v…