in other words

Everything you ever wanted to know about the art market but didn't know who to ask

This is a collaboration between In Other Words and artnet News

Special Issue: Tracing the Representation of African American Artists

Mapping the numbers

Infographics of the data

Click to zoom. Courtesy In Other Words at Art Agency, Partners

BY Charlotte Burns
executive editor of In Other Words

AND Chelsea Perkins
project manager at AAP

Published
In Analysis

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