The Most In-Demand Artists at Art Fairs in the First Half of 2019

Benjamin Sutton, Artsy, July 17, 2019

"The date analyzed comprises 45 art fairs featured on Artsy that opened between January 1st and June 30th. Over 35,000 artworks were uploaded to more than 2,300 virtual art fair booths by more than 1,800 galleries participating in these fair. Demand was judged based on an artist's share of inquiries placed on all artworks within the set. 


The top 30 emerging artists include the Cameroonian painter Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, the Johannesburg-based painter Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi, and the Nigerian painter Ndidi Emefiele. "

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