Art & Design

Jul 27, 2012

In a world of art, advancing Australia’s fairs

As Australia's largest art fair opens next week in Melbourne, Crikey examines the growing importance of art fairs in an increasingly global art market. Australia is emerging as a player.

Ben Eltham — <em>Crikey</em> arts commentator

Ben Eltham

Crikey arts commentator

"Cosmo" by Michael Parekowhai was a work commissioned by the Melbourne Art Fair in 2006 (Source: Melbourne Art Fair)

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