A fascinating read, showing the online art market to be robust but unpredictable. In a crowded marketplace, “consolidation” has not yet taken place, growth is slowing, and small businesses may be vulnerable to cyber criminals. On the positives side, sales were $4.22 billion in 2017, instagram is the social media platform of choice, and three quarters of galleries use online platforms to sell work, and gain more international customers by doing so,

Art Tactic and Hiscox
17 April 2018
Hiscox online art trade report 2018