Online shift of the art market, its limit and potential

[LIVE & TALK] KIAF ART SEOUL 2020 TALK

LEE Lucida Kyungmin
Director of Art Market Research Team, meetingroom

The online sales of art has been steadily grown since 2013 recording to leading art market reports. In 2020 after a Covid-19 outbreak, most of institutions, galleries, art fairs and auction houses cancelled their offline exhibitions and events, shifting to online. In this session, I will deal with some of precedent online practices including platforms and online viewing rooms, along with rapid shifts of art market to online in this unprecedented time. Last but not least, the limit and potential will be discussed.