art and high finance

3rd May 2020. In the morning I watched the BBC documentary, The Price of Everything, about the art market. Auctioneers, collectors, investors, the futures market, and… oh yes, artists as well. What a disparity between successful artists and the rest of us! It is largely a matter of chance, I guess. As Jerry Saltz says, if you want be an artist, make an enemy of envy.  

…and the value of nothing

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