Art Market

In further news: MOCA Detroit suspends Jens Hoffmann after harassment allegations; Met refuses to remove ‘suggestive’ Balthus painting

‘Conflicts of interest’ may have cost Beatrix Ruf her Stedelijk job but the problem doesn’t just lie with individuals – it’s structural too

The staggering price reached by Salvator Mundi prompts the question: what are you really buying when you buy an artwork?

Rendering of the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. Courtesy: © Gehry Partners

The Emmett Till painting saga continues; Guggenheim Abu Dhabi ‘should be postponed or downsized’ says former director

In the first of a two-part series charting the internationalization of the Chinese art world, Colin Siyuan Chinnery considers the commercial sector

Cabaret Voltaire looks for investors and The Metropolitan Museum unveils its new logo: a round-up of the latest art news

A visitor to the Paintings section at TEFAF Maastricht,  2013. Photograph: Loraine Bodewes

De Appel’s new course in art dealing

Might the art world’s discretion on economic matters amount to a denial?

Five reasons why the art world is a desperate mess, followed by five responses. Do not read the conclusion until you've read the rest