Court of Arbitration for Art to be launched in June 2018

US Board members, William Charron and Megan Noh, have been working together with the Netherlands Arbitration Institute (NAI) and not-for-profit Authentication in Art (AiA) to form the new Court of Arbitration for Art, which will launch in the Hague on 7 June 2018.

The Court will draw on the expertise of arbitrators who are familiar with the Art market and all its intricacies to make impartial and expert rulings which, compared with traditional court proceedings, will take less time and be more cost efficient.   Continue reading …

Success in New York for the Art Business Conference

17 April 2018

Over 240 senior Art Market professionals returned to the spectacular setting of 10 on the Park, Time Warner Building, for the second staging for the Art Business Conference in New York. The day-long conference brought together delegates and exhibitors from all over the world for knowledge-sharing and networking. A series of panel discussions addressed key issues facing the international Art market including Travelling Exhibitions, The Future of Collecting, Cybercriminals in the Art World, Protecting an Artist’s Legacy and Art Market Principles and Best Practices which together offered both practical advice and lively debate.  Continue reading …

PAIAM Announces Changes to the UK Board

Professional Advisors to the International Art Market (PAIAM) has appointed four new members to the UK Board who will be responsible for running the association in the UK and Europe.

The members joining the UK board are: Cecilia Fletcher, Sotheby’s Compliance Counsel, Europe, Freya Simms, CEO of LAPADA and co-founder of Golden Squared Consulting, Fiona Graham, partner and private client, tax and trust lawyer at Boodle Hatfield and Gregor Kleinknecht partner in dispute resolution and business services at Hunters Solicitors.  Continue reading …

PAIAM Members Event at Bonhams NY

16 April 2018 

Approximately 50 PAIAM members and guests gathered for an evening at Bonhams in New York on April 16th.  Bonhams, the leading international auction house with an impressive history spanning over 225 years, offers global and digital expertise across more than 60 property categories and hundreds of annual sales in New York, London, Los Angeles and Hong Kong.  Continue reading …

PAIAM Members event at Museum of London

7 March 2018 

The first PAIAM event for 2018 was held at the Museum of London where approximately 60 members met to learn about the association’s plans for the coming year.

Antonia Kimbell, PAIAM Chair, announced changes to the UK Board. The members joining the  board are: Freya Simms, Director of Golden Squared Consulting, Fiona Graham, partner and private client, tax and trust lawyer at Boodle Hatfield, Gregor Kleinknecht partner in dispute resolution and business services at Hunters Solicitors and Cecilia Fletcher, Sotheby’s Compliance Counsel, Europe.  Continue reading …