A new study of the art world finds it parochial; KAWS-mania gets started a little early; Hauser + Wirth makes some sales in Shanghai.
|Nov 9||Subscriber's post|
Does the Art World Protect Its Own?
The Wall Street Journal ran an article today on a study that purports to reveal bias in the art market. Using data from Magnus Resch, who has a fixation on democratizing the art market, Albert-László Barabási, a data scientist, and Samuel Fraiberger wrote a book on “the universal laws of success.” The art market seems …