Amy Raphael looks at how, In an ever-changing market, today's star artists are being given a run for their money by the Old Masters
In August this year, Variety, the American trade entertainment magazine, ran two features with dramatic headlines. The first appeared alarmist: ‘LA mayor declares state of emergency as movie and TV production flees Hollywood’. Until, that is, the second popped up. Illustrated with an image of Darth Vader set against a Union Jack background were the words that would please any geek this side of the Atlantic: ‘Star Wars deal marks latest coup for the UK’.
In the vast world of contemporary art, which upcoming talent will be a sure- fire investment? Amy raphael asks some leading experts for their views and tips, finding that the best bet is just to go with the pieces you fall in love with.