Art trade and corona: how galleries and trade fairs are now going online

“In line with the recommendations of the authorities to contain the corona pandemic, we will close our gallery until further notice.” Almost every art dealer has sent a message like this to his customers in the past few days. Art fairs have also ceased to exist since Art Basel canceled their event in Hong Kong […]

Star artist David Salle: beating for aesthetics

Brooklyn, New York. A wooden table, two chairs. David Salle, 67, black jeans, gray cashmere, crosses one leg over the other, crosses his arms like Popeye, and looks as he speaks to the color-speckled floor. “I prefer to be alone. I live upstairs, down here I paint. Sometimes I don’t even leave the house. Except […]