Collecting: summer season 2019

As Masterpiece Fair opens and the summer auction season begins, we report on the people and trends shaping the art world

Plus: Christie’s tepid auction results, and Joburg fair in black ownership

The chief executive of the London art fair talks about international expansion and balancing luxury and gravitas

Unseen in London for 50 years, the artist’s paintings of double figures come to Gagosian

The artist discusses the process of engaging with maternity — and the rise of ‘boob pottery’

Nicky and Robert Wilson discuss building their collection, the pleasures of outdoor art — and its one downside: lawn mowing

Enticed by economic stability and a dynamic cultural scene, collectors are looking to the country to establish permanent premises

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Dealers are finding innovative ways to attract new audiences

A year-long festival celebrates the cultural impact of refugees from Nazi Europe

Two centuries after the discovery of a buried hoard of ancient chess pieces on the Isle of Lewis, another one has resurfaced

A significant roster of Mayfair galleries, dealers and auction houses open their doors to a wider public

A selection of sales in London