Monthly Archives: December 2009

Figge to exhibit Deere art collection

David Burke.  27 December. 2009.  Quad-City Times. Two of the Quad-Cities’ most well-known institutions — Deere & Co. and the Figge Art Museum — will partner to publicly show Deere’s extensive and closely held art collection, officials will announce Monday. … Continue reading

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Artist Alan thrilled at Venice commission

Editorial. 20 December.2009 . Sidmouth Herald. IT is the type of commission that comes along once in a lifetime. For Colaton Raleigh artist Alan Cotton it was to produce five paintings of Venice for the Miami home of shipping magnate … Continue reading

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Why Investing in Original Art is a Good Idea

By Max Viskov. Ezine @rticles. Today’s stock market is like a roller coaster; banks are going bankrupt; people are losing their homes and their retirement accounts. Therefore, it is difficult to decide how to invest what money you do have. … Continue reading

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Art Treasures Dazzle in New V&A Galleries: Martin Gayford

Review by Martin Gayford.  01 December. 2009.  Bloomberg.com Dec. 1 (Bloomberg) — Where would you go to see the range of artistic achievement in Europe from the reign of the Emperor Constantine to the age of Shakespeare? It’s a tough … Continue reading

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Buying art in interest-free installments

By Zoe Slater Published: 3:40PM GMT 28 Nov 2009.Telegraph. co.UK A mini revolution is afoot in the once rarefied world of art. There is a new kind of collector stalking the corridors of galleries. No, not the city boys with … Continue reading

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