Top five tips on how to bluff your way through contemporary art by Paul Merrick

Always try to use the word “project” instead of “art”. Most artists will describe their work as a project and not a piece of art. Using this word will make you sound like you have knowledge of the art world.
 Nod your head a lot when talking about various pieces of art. When you nod, others […]

The secrets of buying art

“For a new and inexperienced art collector or for somebody who just wants to decorate the interior of his house with paintings it is rather difficult to understand what the concept of the original oil stands for.
It has become a wide spread practice to call almost everything, which can be hung on the wall ‘original […]