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No more ritzy galas, dinner parties, or jet-set fairs: The art world is coming to terms with a ‘shelter-in-place’ market. 5 insiders reveal how the industry is faring — and their hopes for what’s next.

The art world is known for its ritzy galas and glamorous dinner parties, which are a large part of its appeal to affluent art aficionados. But all of that changed when the pandemic hit. As galleries, auctions, and art fairs move online, the industry is adapting to the digital market. […]
No more ritzy galas, dinner parties, or jet-set fairs: The art world is coming to terms with a ‘shelter-in-place’ market. 5 insiders reveal how the industry is faring — and their hopes for what’s next.
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A day in the life of a Christie’s auctioneer in New York City, who wakes up at 5:45 a.m., lives in Manhattan’s richest neighbourhood, and says her job is like ‘conducting an orchestra’

Tash Perrin is an auctioneer at Christie’s, the largest auction house in the world. Perrin lives in Tribeca, wakes up at 5:45 a.m. every day, always eats breakfast, and goes for morning runs along the Hudson River with her dog, Ryndie. She says being an auctioneer is like “conducting an […]
A day in the life of a Christie’s auctioneer in New York City, who wakes up at 5:45 a.m., lives in Manhattan’s richest neighbourhood, and says her job is like ‘conducting an orchestra’
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