Digital technologies allow startup companies to provide services in the online art market that would have been uneconomical or simply impossible in an offline business model.
One example of this type of digital innovation is Vastari.com (@Vastariupdate). Launched online earlier this year, Vastari is seeking to create a marketplace where private collectors and museum exhibition curators around the world connect in order to negotiate exhibition loans. Continue reading
Billed as “a service for gallery owners, art dealers, auction houses, art fairs, art scholars, artists, collectors and journalists”, a new online database of over 3,000 collector profiles launched Friday.