TEFAF, Europe’s important fair for fine art, has taken a big step facing the current difficulties imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic. The New York fair was shifted to an online platform that will last in the future. Key to success is the „masterpiece“ format.
Bulgaria will have its first numismatic online conference. “History & Society in Numismatic Perspectives” has been shifted to a web conference. The live sessions with discussions and key speeches will take place from 10 to 12 November 2020 and you can still register.
Museums are hit particularly hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, and around the world they are currently selling objects from their collections to survive. This goes against their own rules and triggers a heated debate.
Mark Salzberg, Chairman of the Certified Collectibles Group, recently shared his thoughts on the ongoing pandemic and its effects on the collectibles markets. He says: the markets have not merely survived the COVID-19 crisis – they thrived. A paradoxon? Read on!
The NYINC 2021 has been canceled. The board stated this seemed the only responsible decision in light of the Covid-19 pandemic and related requirements and restrictions for participants. However, the 2022 convention has already been scheduled.
After all, Sberatel 2020 took place in Prague. With bright sun outside and with hygiene measures dealers and collectors enjoyed the chance of meeting personally. And in the end, numbers were better than expected.