On this course, you'll discuss and assess the value of art with dealers, curators and artists through visits to galleries and access to corporate and public collections and consultancies. It's an exciting opportunity for theoretical investigation, as well as getting plenty of practical advice on...

Taught by: Galia Kollectiv, Pil and Galia Kollectiv.

  • Description

    On this course, you'll discuss and assess the value of art with dealers, curators and artists through visits to galleries and access to corporate and public collections and consultancies. It's an exciting opportunity for theoretical investigation, as well as getting plenty of practical advice on collecting contemporary art. We'll explore the logic of the art market and what drives this peculiar economy. We'll also look at strategies for identifying emerging artists and building a unique collection of contemporary art.

    Course Outcomes
    You'll be able to critically discuss and evaluate art. What's more, you'll have identified your own areas of interest and goals within contemporary art practice and be aware of key artists and movements.

    Who Should Attend

    Anyone wishing to learn more about the contemporary art market. Perhaps you are a collector or are considering starting a contemporary art collection? This course could lead you on a career path to curating, arts administration or gallery management.

    Course Level
    Beginner


  • Tutor information

    Pil and Galia Kollectiv are London based artists, writers and curators working in collaboration.

    Their work addresses the legacy of modernism and explores avant-garde discourses of the twentieth century and the way they operate in the context of a changing landscape of creative work and instrumentalised leisure. They have had solo shows at , New Zealand , S1 Artspace, Sheffield, 2008 and The Showroom Gallery, London, 2007.

    They have also presented live work at the Herzliya Biennial, the Berlin Biennial] and the Montreal Biennial as well as at Kunsthall Oslo  Arnolfini, Bristol
    and Late at Tate.

    Recent exhibitions include All I Can See is the Management, Gasworks, London, Utopia Ltd., Wexford Art Centre and High Lanes, Drogheda, and Hierarchies of Allegiance, The Royal Standard, Liverpool.

    They are lecturers in Fine Art at the University of Reading, as well as teaching at London Metropolitan University, Camberwell College of Arts and Hertfordshire University. The are also the directors of project space xero, kline & coma and they are the London editors of Art Papers magazine.

    www.kollectiv.co.uk | www.xero-kline-coma.com

  • Materials

    Please bring the following materials with you on the first day:

    • Notebook and Pen

Details for booking

Date Day of Week Time Duration Cost Status Location Action
08/04/2015 - 10/04/2015 Wednesday - Friday 10:00 - 16:00 3 Days £385 Available John Islip St - SW1P Add to Basket
27/07/2015 - 29/07/2015 Monday - Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00 3 Days £385 Available John Islip St - SW1P Add to Basket