Tips for Art collectors

Tips for Art collectors
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What You Need to Know About Framing Your Fine Art

You may not be aware of this fact, but framing can “make or break” your fine artwork. The right frame can either complement, or distract the eye from, an otherwise breathtaking painting, drawing, or even photograph. So, when purchasing an exceptional work of art, the frame (or lack thereof) can make a difference in your enjoyment (and value) of your prized piece. There are several features to consider:

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Art Insurance—The When, Why, and How of Protecting Your Investment

Fine art is an investment worthy of protection. Much time, thoughtfulness, and expense goes into selecting pieces, and due to their one-of-a-kind nature, should be treated as such. However, new collectors don’t often understand the nuances of insuring art and either assume it is covered by a homeowner’s policy, or simply don’t investigate all that is involved in establishing a policy to protect these treasured possessions.

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Guide to Boring Parts of Collecting Art
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New Collector’s Guide to the Most Important Parts of Collecting Art

There is no doubt that collecting art is inherently exciting. The process of searching for pieces that inspire you, visiting art fairs, auction, galleries, and even museums. There is a rush of adrenaline when you have chosen the one you want, and especially in the technique of bartering or bidding at an auction. Finally, the idea of having the piece displayed somewhere in your home to show off for visitors and enhancing your residence or office.

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ABC's of Art Lingo in Sybaris Collection
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The ABC’S of Art-Learning the Lingo!

Entering the art world as a new collector is exhilarating—part excitement, part anxiety, and you most likely feel the pressure to appear knowledgeable. Although it does take many years to fully understand the industry, the market, and even the study of art in general.  Having a primer of terms will help you comprehend the culture of the art world, and give you some insight into some of the seemingly conditions terms you will encounter.

Let’s delve into some of the more distinctive terms you will find while navigating the art world:

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Prepare for an Art Fair in Sybaris Collection
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How to Prepare for Attending an Art Fair

Art Fairs can be a bustling, exciting place to view art from a variety of artists; they can also be crowded, intimidating places filled with collectors who already know what they are seeking. Fear not! You can attend—and enjoy—art fairs with a little bit of legwork. Once a place for younger, less notable artists to get their feet wet and their work into the hands of enthusiasts, art fairs are becoming more premier events where artists and galleries strive to build their reputation from “well-known” to “famous.” They are attended by dealers, critics, collectors, curators, and aspiring gallerists alike, and the value of this type of networking cannot be measured. It has become a “see and be seen” type of venue, and worth attending. Here are some suggestions which can make your first few fair experiences just that fair.

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There are simply times when an expert is in order. Learn why you need the guidance and experience of an Art Advisor.
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Caring for Your Fine Art

Now that you have purchased some fine art, be it paintings, drawings, or even sculpture, you may be unsure of how to maintain it correctly.  There are both organizational and maintenance concerns and each should be covered by a plan of action.  From purchase through display, here are several matters which need to be covered:

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