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Major acquisition by Smithsonian; antiquities at Christie’s; Hauser & Wirth in St Moritz; DiCaprio sale sobers up

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What to see in and around this year’s Pavilion of Art and Design fair

A guide to the issues, market trends and people who shape the fair

The International Training Programme is an initiative to spread the institution’s know-how around the world

London’s V&A is determined to make the case for games as important design objects

A decade ago, Lehman Brothers collapsed; on the same day, Damien Hirst began a record auction. What happened next?

The technology could improve efficiency and transparency but it poses questions about the future of dealers and auction houses

New Asian outpost for art fair group; auction sales looking good so far; Armory show cuts exhibitor costs; portraits sit pretty

Street art maestro on show; drawings fair for London; Old Master ‘Obi-Wan’ joins Sotheby’s; female collectors on the rise

Leisurely pace at Masterpiece fair; mid-market boost at London auctions; Turin collection goes to Rochdale

Plus: tired Impressionist and Modern auction at Sotheby’s; Africa gets first Yinka Shonibare public sculpture; charity targets social mobility

The demand for sculpture is growing as the supply of Old Master paintings declines

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