Ana Bambic Kostov

Ana Bambic Kostov is an art historian with passion for contemporary art.
Man Looking at a PIece Made Out of Dollar Signs - Image via insidehookcom view Which are the Good Art Investment Strategies?

Collectors Tip, Gallery Advice |

Whether you are aiming to improve your private collection with a few artworks or you are an enthusiastic owner who wishes to put a small gallery on a rising trajectory, you will have to start investing in art. Art investment has become a popular trend both in...

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Judging the value of an artwork - Image via squarespacecom - Work for works, search for print The Worth of a Work of Art – What Determines an Artwork’s Value

Collectors Tip, Gallery Advice |

The question of value is among the most important issues an art collector faces, especially today as the highly fluctuating market took its toll on the way we value artwork. The general recommendation whenever appraising price range is to consult with an...

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When the Artist is Not There – Peintre X in an Exclusive Interview

ART.FAIR Cologne 2016, Graffiti & Street Art |

In the prominent corner of the last year’s ART.FAIR Cologne, there was a striking image. A Batman portrait with a neon addition, accompanied with similar pieces, in what was often mentioned as one of the best curated booths at the event. The space belonged...

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Brafa 2017 – A Luxurious Eclectic Celebration of Art

Art Fairs 2017, Collectors Tip |

As one of the oldest and most respected fine art fairs in Europe, Brafa is described as the most inspiring one in the world. Walking through its opulent halls of Tour & Taxis in Brussels, it’s easily noted that this might as well be true. In a vast...

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Being Conscious About the Environment – Exclusive Interview with Jaune

Graffiti & Street Art |

My path crossed with Jaune’s in September for the first time, when I got intrigued with the little figures of cleaning men, who were always so serious and busy he was scattering around Stavanger. The key message he spreads is clear from the first...

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The Aspects of the Body – Viewing of In Mostra at Artissima 2016

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Established as one of the regular additions to the Artissima art fair, In Mostra special project was invented as a secluded exhibition, aiming to promote the quality and importance of the collections from around Turin and the region. Curated specially, this...

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Re-descovering the Past with Eva Fabbris – Back to the Future Coordinator at Artissima

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Established in 2010, Back to the Future section of Artissima has been dedicated to artists of the 70s and 80s, focusing on those talents who have not had the chance to come into focus at their time, but are irrevocably worthy of attention. Their dedication to...

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Neon Art to Collect at Artissima 2016

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Vogliamo Tutto! – We Want It All! This is the first message that greeted us upon the entrance to the Artissima Oval hall. If considered the nature of the art fair as the large, polished market where art is basically bought and sold, this message might...

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Five Favorites of the Present Future Section at Artissima 2016

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Established as one of the most relevant sections at Artissima, Present Future has kept giving new gamechangers to the art world for over a decade. This year, the freshest and the most exciting section has been curated by Luigi Fassi, whom we had the pleasure...

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Eric van Hove with VOICE Gallery Marrakech

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Sculptures by Eric van Hove are definitely filled with narrative. Described as “socio-economic”, the pieces were created in collaboration with various skilled workers, thus exploring the position of craft in the “context of post-Fordist and...

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Nazgol Ansarinia with Raffaella Cortese Milano + Green Art Dubai

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Presented jointly by the Rafaella Cortese Gallery and the Green Art from Dubai, Nazgol Ansarinia is showcasing a series of pieces executed in different media, all of which revolve around the central idea – the investigation of the private and public...

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Miljohn Ruperto and Ulrik Heltoft with Koenig and Clinton New York

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Voynich Botanical Studies is the name of the photo-installation made by Miljohn Ruperto & Ulrik Heltoft with the Koenig & Clinton Gallery from New York. The Voynich manuscript served as the inspiration for this creative endeavor, a 15th century...

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Kelly Schacht with Meessen de Clercq Brussels

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

Consisting of a series of object and painted pieces, booth ruled by art of Kelly Schacht provokes attention. The artist created her recent oeuvre inspired by the Abecedaire de Gilles Deleuze (From A to Z, 1988), a long film-interview of the protagonist, who...

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Cecile B. Evans with Barbara Seiler Galerie Zurich

Art Fairs 2017, Artissima 2016 |

One of the strongest impressions we experienced at the Present Future section definitely came from the video piece made by Cecile B. Evans. The 40 minute piece entitled “What the Heart Wants” provides an immersive setting, expanding into an...

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Reinventing the Bel-Composto – Interview with Aaron Li-Hill

ART.FAIR Cologne 2016, Graffiti & Street Art |

Exploring the art created by the finalists of the Blooom Award by Warsteiner at the ART.FAIR Cologne 2016, we encountered a piece, probably one of the most immersive ones at the entire fair. It’s an installation “Electric Currents and Mortal Wounds”...

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ART.FAIR is becoming ART.DUESSELDORF in 2017!

Art Fairs 2017, Art News, ART.FAIR Cologne 2016 |

After fourteen successful editions, ART.FAIR Cologne announced that it is moving to Duesseldorf next year. Therefore, we are to expect the first edition of ART.DUESSELDORF, a show that is expected to be “greater than ever before”, according to the words...

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Where Wonders of Life Meet Physics – Tadao Cern Talks About Art and ART.FAIR Cologne Experience

Art Fairs 2017, ART.FAIR Cologne 2016 |

Bloom Award competition has definitely raised a lot of attention this year, directing many eyes towards the pool of young creatives who work across various media. One of the presented pieces, located centrally next to the stage, belongs to a Lithuanian...

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Till Freiwald – Lev 2

Booth: Galerie Voss Medium: Pastel on paper (20 pieces) Size: 250 x 276 cm Price: 20.000,00 EUR All images Copyright Widewalls...

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