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The next big thing.

Engel, Frank van den, (screenwriter,, film director,, interviewer.). Gnyp, Marta, (interviewer.). Essen, Melle van, (director of photography.).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 57 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Icarus Films : 2014.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Frank Van Den Engel.
Participant or Performer Note:
Interviews, Frank van den Engel, Marta Gnyp.
Summary, etc.:
Despite the financial crisis, prices for contemporary art are going through the roof. The auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's are breaking record after record. The Internet, the growing number of (mega) rich people and globalization have changed the art market beyond recognition. Has contemporary art become a commodity in the hands of the super rich private collectors?
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Art, Modern > 21st century > Economic aspects.
Art > Collectors and collecting > Economic aspects.
Art as an investment.

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