And dear friend, shopping for art and buying it is very, very exciting. And while most people think that art as being modern, it is also the past - the present and the future all combined together. Art is part our spiritual journey here, for it allows us to connect the within, the physical and the spiritual altogether. And as an art buyer you must decide whether you are an Art Collector, Art Investor, or Art Dealer.
Yes dear friend you must find out just what your real motivation is for shopping for art and then buying it. Because each kind of buyer will take you down to different paths along with different level of investments. And as you shop for art you can build quite a lucrative and highly rewarding business for yourself. So today we will explore all the basics about each kind of art buyer and some tips of what to look out for, all to help you be the best art buyer you can be.
First kind of buyer: Art Collector
As an art collector you will want to buy all the wonderful art pieces that call out to your heart, eyes and spirit. For you it is all about love, passion and appreciation. And you are never in a rush to buy anything, because you are looking for quality to supplement, and marry into the other pieces you have already collected. You may buy one piece of art now or maybe a hundred, and you don't so much look for name brand, as much as what fits within the parameters of your heart and soul. Also for you it is all about the collection that you are building for yourself, your family and your legacy; and so you don't go for what everybody is telling you to buy. Are you an art collector?.
Second kind of buyer: Art Investor
Now the art investor is exactly what the name calls for. When you buy art, it is all about the potential value, will it continue to go up?. You are a student of art, you study names - styles - formats - brush strokes and different periods, and all to make your art purchase increase in value as fast as possible. You usually have a time line on the day you buy that piece of art, and the day or year that you will sell it to the highest bidder. Also, you buy what you think the " Art Collector " will be looking for, and because you know with them it's all about the love of art, so you have a laser type of precision in your strategy. Do what you Do Art Investor.
Third kind of buyer: Art Dealer
For you the art dealer, you have only one thing in mind when it comes to art and that is: Buying low and selling high to make a great profit. You are also involved in all other areas of paintings, you broker transactions, you sell on consignment, you hold auctions, you broker deals in person or by phone, and you also hold painting events. You have a great eye for what the art investor and the art collector are looking for, and you go after availability and demand for a painting with fierceness, because that is where you make a bundle. You are in other words a " King Maker ", for everyone wishes they knew what you know, and everybody wants to be close to you. Go Ahead On, " Big Baller. "
So as you can see fellow art lover, there are 3 categories that you can fall under as you shop for art. And so you must decide today what your strategy will be and how do you plan on spending your money. You are the master of your Universe and you make dreams come true, also when you get a piece of art you keep history alive and you in fact create immortality for others work. James Dazouloute
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