INSTAGRAM RANKING

CONTEMPORARY ART INSTAGRAM RANKING 2016/2017

Dear reader, below you will find selected Instagram accounts of sophisticated contemporary art – true to our philosophy “We value quality, not only like numbers”.


1. ART BASEL

Art Basel is the world’s leading trade fair for 20th and 21st century art. It is divided into three shows – Art Basel, Art Basel Hong Kong and Art Basel Miami Beach – and probably the most influential institution in the contemporary art market. So we highly suggest to follow them on Instagram :

Source: www.instagram.com/artbasel


2. ARTNET

Artnet is recently the most important online portal of the international art market. On the company’s auction platform you can buy and sell art 24 hours a day. Artnet also provides a price database, where you can find auction results from more than 320.000 artists. Selected art impressions will you find on their Instagram site:

Source: www.instagram.com/artnet


3. LA BIENNALE DE VENEZIA

The Biennale in Venice was the first biannual art exhibition in history. After the boom of the so called world exhibitions in the 19th century, it was founded in 1895 and takes places from May until November in the Arsenale.

Source: www.instagram.com/labiennale


4. ARTFORUM

Artforum is an international art magazine, that was founded in San Francisco in 1962. Today, it is located in New York and one of the main guides for contemporary art.

Source: www.instagram.com/artforum


5. FRIEZE ART FAIR

The Frieze Art Fairs take place in New York and London. Frieze London was established in 2003 and is one of the world’s most influential contemporary art fairs. In 2012 Frieze New York was launched with the same concept. The company also publishes the Frieze magazine, a leading journal of contemporary art and culture.

Source: www.instagram.com/friezeartfair


6. NEW MUSEUM

The New Museum was founded in 1977 in New York as a home for contemporary art and incubator for innovative ideas. It is one of the leading museums for contemporary art and presents artist from all around the world.

Source: www.instagram.com/newmuseum


7. CONTEMPORARY ART CURATOR

Contemporary Art Curator is an successful online magazine, that curates relevant contemporary artworks from all around the world.

@nerone_lecoktail at @demedicisgallery , Paris. #nerone #art #artist #painting #contemporaryart #contemporaryartcurator

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Source: www.instagram.com/contemporaryartcurator


8. MAXXI

The Museo MAXXI in rome was built by Zaha Hadid and is the first Italian national institution devoted to contemporary art. The collection includes masterpieces of all kind from national and international artists.

Source: www.instagram.com/museomaxxi


9. SCHIRN

The Schirn Kunsthalle is located in Frankfurt and combines modern art with contemporary master pieces. The institution wants to dissolve tradi­tional patterns of recep­tion and push space- and time-related bound­aries.

Source: www.instagram.com/schirnkunsthalle


10. CONTEMPORARY ART SOCIETY

The Contemporary Art Society raises funds to purchase works by new artists and donates them to museums and public galleries in the United Kingdom, to encourage the appreciation of contemporary art.

Source: www.instagram.com/contemporaryartsociety