Art Basel and UBS publish ‘Resilience in the Dealer Sector: A Mid-Year Review 2021’

Art Basel and UBS publish ‘Resilience in the Dealer Sector: A Mid-Year Review 2021’

Art Basel and UBS today published ‘Resilience in the Dealer Sector: A Mid-Year Review 2021,’ written by renowned cultural economist and Founder of Arts Economics, Dr. Clare McAndrew. The survey presents an analysis of the global dealer sector in the first half of 2021 amidst the continued challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, focusing on the employment structures and sales. The analysis is based on responses from over 700 dealers operating in art and antiques markets in 54 regions or countries. The report also presents the results of a survey of high-net-worth (HNW) collectors across five major art markets – the US, UK, Hong Kong SAR (China), Germany, and Switzerland – conducted by Arts Economics and UBS Investor Watch. The survey focuses on HNW collectors’ interactions with dealers and galleries in 2021. The full Mid-Year report is free to download on the Art Basel and UBS websites. Key findings of ‘Resilience in the Dealer Sector: A Mid-Year Review 2021
Art Basel and UBS today published ‘Resilience in the Dealer Sector: A Mid-Year Review 2021,’ written by renowned cultural economist and Founder of Arts Economics, Dr. Clare McAndrew. The survey presents an analysis of the global dealer sector in the first half of 2021 amidst the continued challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, focusing on the employment structures and sales. The analysis is based on responses from over 700 dealers operating in art and antiques markets in 54 regions or countries. The report also presents the results of a survey of high-net-worth (HNW) collectors across five major art markets – the US, UK, Hong Kong SAR (China), Germany, and Switzerland – conducted by Arts Economics and UBS Investor Watch. The survey focuses on HNW collectors’ interactions with dealers and galleries in 2021. The full Mid-Year report is free to download on the Art Basel and UBS websites. Key findings of ‘Resilience in the Dealer Sector: A Mid-Year Review 2021