A discounted tuition rate is available for individuals who are interested to enroll in two or more Sotheby’s Institute of Art In-Person Professional Courses within the same term. Contact our admissions team at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and a discount code.
The course covers topics and debates on issues such as art as an alternative investment, art investment funds, using art as collateral for loans and art in traditional wealth management, fractional art ownership, and how the rapidly developing market of NFTs and cryptocurrency are impacting an ever-evolving art world. In addition, the sessions will introduce a set of analytical tools and methodologies for better understanding the performance and the dynamics of the art market. These sessions offer course participants access to the most recent developments in the market for art finance and investment.
Orientation: 9am GMT, October 31
Opportunity to gain an understanding of the growth and future direction of the art investment industry from established art finance professionals
Understand and anticipate the rapid growth of the digital art and NFT sector
Develop the required skills to create innovative art finance enterprises
Course Leader: Art Finance and Innovation, London
Anders Petterson has a CEMS in Management from the London School of Economics and Hochschule St.Gallen, Switzerland. He worked for JP Morgan Investment bank from 1995-1999 in London, New York and Frankfurt, where he was responsible for capital market products and coverage in the Nordic region.Read More
Joe Dunning is an art market expert with sixteen years’ experience in the commercial art world, He has worked with artists, galleries, auction houses, art fairs, and advisors, with a particular focus on Contemporary, Post-War, Modern, and Impressionist art. He specialises in business development, client engagement, and the intersection of art with the fields of technology, finance, and philanthropy. As an auctioneer he has first-hand experience of the mechanics of the art market; and through academic study and professional experience of museums and other non-profit organisations, he has a thorough understanding of the entire art ecosystem.Read More
Week 1: Become acquainted with the structure of the art market and discover the tools used to interpret value, make predictions and interpret data.
Week 2: Continue learning strategies to analyze the art market and focus on art as an asset. Visit Sotheby’s Auction House and gain further insight.
Week 3: Explore art and wealth management services, including investment funds. Visit an art collector’s home for a private tour.
Week 4: Learn about art secured lending and innovation in the art market, such as the difference between traditional vs. asset based lenders. Hear from experts in the field, such as the CEO of Art Finance at the Fine Art Group.
Week 5: Discover how new technologies such as AI and Blockchain can affect the market.
Week 6: Engage with philanthropy and social impact investment as they relate to the art market, as well as alternative art investment models.
A discounted tuition rate is available for individuals who are interested to enroll in two or more Sotheby’s Institute of Art In-Person Professional Courses. Contact our admissions team at email@example.com for more information and a discount code.
For individuals looking for an expansive grounding in the Modern and contemporary art word, Art Finance and Innovation can be paired with the 12 week Modern and Contemporary Art course to create a full time (4 days per week) schedule of study over the course of a semester.
English Language Requirement
Course participants should be proficient in written and spoken English and be able to participate in group discussions and presentations in English. It is recommended that participants have the equivalent level of IELTS score of 6.0 /TOEFL score of 78 IBT, however evidence of test scores is not required to register.
Courses are open to participants 18 years of age or older, however, we prefer that students have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience to be able to properly engage in the course.
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The course is assessed via an oral presentation and a practical written brief.
Course participants take away in-depth and valuable insight into the current and future art world, to be sufficiently prepared for a wide-ranging career within the art industry. Those who successfully complete their course will receive a certificate of completion from Sotheby’s Institute of Art.
Sotheby’s Institute of Art course participants come from all over the world, from a wide variety of backgrounds. As they study, travel, and explore the art world alongside each other throughout the program, fierce and long-lasting collaborations are frequently born. Individuals who complete these courses join our network of over 8,000 alumni around the globe who hold top positions at renowned art organizations.