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Current Trends Affecting Artists’ Sales of Fine Art

Fine artists are always searching for new ways to sell their art. Painters and sculptors who make a living from their passion know that attracting and maintaining a collector base to whom they regularly sell art is key to a reliable income stream. Although fine artists have faced fluctuating market conditions in recent years, none has been as devastating as the current COVID-19 pandemic. Unprecedented closures of museums and art galleries and cancellation of mainstay art exhibits and fairs effectively removed places on which artists depend to show and sell their work.