Published on November 12th, 2013 | by Vincent Jobse0
Wallpaper*: Guide to the global art scene
New Wallpaper*, the London magazine that educates the world on design and good taste.
In the heart of the magazine: Smart Art, or: Where to go, how to buy and who to watch, your illuminating guide to the global art scene, edited in cooperation with a Swiss watchmaker. What certainly must be watched by the modern day art buyer is the internet: sites like Paddle8, Artnet, Artsy and Artspace sell the classics. Prices vary between $ 100 and $ 1.000.000+.
And: a serie of articles on Civets – Colombia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Egypt, Turkey and South Africa. Wallpaper* explores the potential of their creative scenes. Turkey for instance, a country that had no art scene ten years ago, but now is in the forefront of art and design. Or Johannesburg’s Maboneng district, that changed from a rundown hood to a true design haven.
Wallpaper*, the stuff that refines you
238 pages | English