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Top Ranked Artists from New Zealand

We’re introducing something a little new. Each month we will select a country to deliver details on it’s top-ranking artists. To begin this journey, we introduce the top-ranked male and female artist from New Zealand. Simon Denny, Ranked 243 Globally, and No. 1 in New Zealand. and Francis Upritchard Ranked 1394 globally,…

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Lists for years bring new discoveries

Let us introduce to you, the one list to rule them all.Ok… that’s perhaps slightly overstated, but we are quite excited. We have created Year Lists.Finally you will be able to click on a year to find corresponding detailed information from our vast database. For any selected year, you will discover:_The…

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Discovering upcoming artists.

We provide manifold ways to discover artists. One such being, exploring the “Top 100 Upcoming Young Artists” list. You’ll find all kinds of talented trail-blazers there. Perhaps you would stumble across the works of French sculpturist Marguerite Humeau. Though ‘upcoming’ is perhaps the wrong descriptor, having had her graduation piece “Lucy from Back, Herebelow, Formidable…

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Different styles, similar successes.

As per usual we’ve been playing with our data and this week our attention was caught by artists who have seen a significant increase in ranking in the last 5 years. With completely different approaches, techniques, themes and mediums, two of these artists are; Vienna based Italian, Pablo Chiereghin, and New…

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Exploring Curatorial Queen Thelma Golden in Artfacts.

May the celebrations of curators continue! This week we are introducing a new section to the Curator Profile. Finally, with just a brief glance, we are able to find out valuable statistical information about curators too. Just as with Artist and Institution Profiles, you will be able to see the…

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A Biennale selection to brighten your day.

We were thrilled to read the news this week that Simone Leigh has been selected to represent the United states at the 2022 Venice Biennale. Leigh is a perfect example of an artist who has worked consistently, persistently and passionately on her art, and therefore the perfect artist to dive a little…

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Auction at Christie’s / collectors facts

Being the multifaceted platform that we are, we have a myriad of different users coming from completely different spectrums of the art world. Today we’re sliding into your inbox from the collector’s realm, and we’d like to show how you can use Artfacts as a tool to assist you when purchasing artworks.…

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