in other words

Everything you ever wanted to know about the art market but didn't know who to ask
27 September 2018

Guest Howardena Pindell. Photo credit: Colin Miller

“Instead of the history that we were taught, let’s look at the history that was hidden from us”

Podcast with artist Howardena Pindell

BY Charlotte Burns
executive editor of In Other Words


In Case You Missed Last Issue | 20 September 2018

Mapping the numbers

Infographics of the data

By Charlotte Burns and Chelsea Perkins

“From a dealer’s point of view, there is a huge opportunity”

The combined auction value of work by African American artists is $2.2bn—just 1.2% of the global total

By Charlotte Burns and Julia Halperin

“I would have thought the needle would have moved more”

Just 2.3% of museum acquisitions over the past decade have been of work by African American artists

By Charlotte Burns and Julia Halperin

Art Agency, Partners is a bespoke art advisory firm founded in 2014, and built upon decades of combined experience, to provide counsel to many of the world's leading art collectors and institutions on collection assessment and development, estate planning, and innovative approaches to museum giving and growth.

Editor Charlotte Burns