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How To Buy Your First Artwork
Congratulations on making the decision to buy your first artwork! This is undoubtedly an exciting moment, though it's natural to feel a bit overwhelmed by the vast array of options available in the art world. Navigating through numerous artworks to find one that truly resonates with you can be challenging. Various factors such as the medium, genre, and size of the artwork should all play a role in your decision-making process.Ultimately, the most important thing is to ensure that you're making the right choice for yourself, and we're here to assist you in that journey. At The Artling, we've curated these tips to help you find your perfect first artwork.
February 28, 2024
Highlights from Art Fair Philippines 2024!
With a total of 55 exhibitors spanning across five floors, Art Fair Philippines, which took place from February 15th to 18th, 2024, served as a captivating platform for the convergence of modern and contemporary art. Below, we present the standout moments and highlights from this year's exceptional fair!
February 26, 2024
Common Ground: the Second Edition of Indian Ceramics Triennale
Engaging with landscapes, identities, and histories embedded in clay, Common Ground aims for greater inclusivity, reflecting on practices that mediate between readings of precedent and practice, historical and contemporary, material and ephemeral. After its successful inaugural edition in Jaipur in 2018, the second iteration of much-anticipated Indian Ceramics Triennale themed ‘Common Ground’ is scheduled from January 19 to March 31, 2024 at the capital’s newest cultural hub Arthshila.
February 13, 2024
Art & Design Events Not to Miss in 2024
The art and design scene is buzzing again. Here's a list of 100+ most anticipated art and design events not to miss in 2024.
January 25, 2024
An Insider’s Look: HighHouse
The recently unveiled HighHouse, an extraordinary day-to-night venue for nightlife and culinary experiences located at 1 Raffles Place, Singapore, includes a collection of awe-inspiring art realized through the vision of art consultancy The Artling.Highlighting a rich tapestry of art from around the globe, HighHouse now boasts an art collection that spans a spectrum of mediums, including mixed media works, sculptures, and digital art. Accompanying the unrivalled views of the Singapore skyline, the artworks create a visually captivating environment that engages and delights the senses.Project Information
January 09, 2024
Triumphant Unveiling: KAWS Marks the Grand Opening of Mondrian Singapore Duxton
The highlight of Mondrian Singapore Duxton hotel's September 1st launch party was a grand surprise reveal of a 6-metre KAWS bronze sculpture titled WHAT PARTY, the first in Asia and a new landmark of the Lion City's most happening precinct. The KAWS sculpture is part of an exclusive collaboration between Mondrian Singapore Duxton and The Artling, Singapore's premier art collection curators and consultancy company. A partnership more than two years in the making, The Artling is excited to introduce a permanent collection that has been meticulously crafted within the hotel's space. This collection proudly highlights global and local artists, surpassing traditional boundaries of artistic mediums and practices.
September 07, 2023
An Insider’s Look: Mondrian Singapore Duxton
For the inaugural Mondrian property in Southeast Asia, The Artling worked as the art consultant to create an inspiring artwork collection for the hotel. The hotel is in the heart of Singapore’s Central Business District, serving innovation and creativity for everyone to indulge. Known for its design and progressive programming, Mondrian’s art collection comprises commissioned works by local artists as well as artworks by well-known international artists, strategically placed in the guestrooms and public areas.Mondrian is more than a hotel: it's a way of travel. The core of the Mondrian experience revolves around design, with hotels crafted by internationally renowned architects and designers, including notable figures like Philippe Starck and Marcel Wanders. Presently, Mondrian has nine properties spread across key cities such as Los Angeles, Miami, New York, London, Doha, Mexico City, Cannes, Seoul, and Singapore. This expansion is marked by substantial growth, as there are upcoming launches in destinations like Ibiza, Bordeaux, Australia's Gold Coast, and more.
September 05, 2023
Cross Galaxy: Ding Yi's Solo Exhibition MOCAUP, Shenzhen
Artists who have left their mark on art history have eyes that look reversely at the values and circumstances of the times. Although these thoughts and attitudes sometimes face adverse effects, they become a motivation to guide artists to a unique new path and provide an important opportunity to differentiate the purpose and value of art. Ding Yi's artistic genes seem to have an anti-aesthetic determination to self-exclude and isolate himself from the existing flow. This may be an important factor that made Ding Yi's art today.
August 29, 2023
An Insider's Look: Capella Sydney Art Collection
Nestled within the glorious Sandstone district in Sydney, bustling with activity sits the newly-opened Capella Sydney, the latest opening from the Capella Hotel Group. Built in the 1900s and formerly operating as the Department of Education building, it has since been restored, refreshed and redesigned by Pontiac Land Group.
July 10, 2023
London Art Fair Returns!
London Art Fair has returned to launch the international art calendar at Islington’s Business Design Centre from 18-22 January 2023. Explore an exceptional line-up of over 100 leading Modern and Contemporary galleries from across the globe. Discover emerging and established contemporary artists alongside an outstanding selection of 20th century masters. Engage with sensational live performances, immersive installations and an inspiring programme of talks and tours which will provide a timely review of the art market today, highlight trends in photographic practice, share tips on building your art collection, and more.
January 16, 2023
'OUR TOTEM' by Otis Hope Carey Opens in Sydney
OUR TOTEM is Otis Hope Carey’s fifth solo exhibition with China Heights and is a continuation of the artist’s commitment to interpreting and communicating the relationship he has with his Gumbaynggirr clan totem, Gaagal (the ocean). OUR TOTEM has allowed Carey to delve further into his practice, experiment with new materials and ultimately share experience, culture and memory. Poignantly, OUR TOTEM is the first time that Carey will be exhibiting a new works made on bark that he has sourced and treated himself on Gumbaynggirr Country.
August 11, 2022
8 Design Studios That Are On Our Radar
The Artling features our profound list of design studios that create a myriad of pieces suited for aesthetic needs in your space!
August 04, 2022