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Art Spies is a curated platform for artists, gallerists, agents, curators, collectors and the public to exhibit and discover contemporary art. 

Our special agents are on the hunt for unique works from across the globe.

 

Welcome - Art Spies 

Works in the Marketplace & Provenance

All artists exhibiting on Art Spies are verified and their works authenticated as originals prior to sale. Proof of rights re. sale of artworks is expected of all artists, agents and resellers.

* Limited edition prints are signed and numbered.

Chronology of ownership of submitted works and evidence of provenance is sought with proper oversight and due diligence from the outset.

Artist's Resale Right [droit de suite]

Art Spies supports artist's resale rights where applicable.

The resale right entitles artists and their estates a percentage of third party sales of their original works and limited editions, whereby sales are conducted via on/offline galleries, portfolio sites and on/offline auctions.

The current percentage entitlements are:

  • Under 50,000 - 4%
  • 50,000 - 200,000 - 3%
  • 200,000 - 350,000 - 1%
  • 350,000 - 500,000 - 0.5%
  • Over 500,000 - 0.25%