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Podcast ep. 9: Loïc Gouzer

Podcast ep. 9: Loïc Gouzer

  Josh sits down with Loïc Gouzer on the occasion of the relaunch of his single-lot auction platform, Fair Warning, this week. Listen as Loïc reveals his motivations for building the unique auction app as a response to the current state of the auction world, why...

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Podcast ep. 8: Art Market Correction?

Podcast ep. 8: Art Market Correction?

Another gallery seems to be shutting down every few weeks, and everyone’s talking about an art market correction, but the art fairs must go on. For this episode, Josh Baer and Luyang Jiang were on the road in London for Frieze art fair and the London auctions. Listen...

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Podcast ep. 7: Jeff Poe

Podcast ep. 7: Jeff Poe

In this episode, Blum & Poe co-founder Jeff Poe discusses his decision to step back from the gallery, after 30 years helping put LA on the map as an art city. Listen as Jeff gets candid about his experiences building a gallery amidst the art world's evolution from an...

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Podcast ep. 6: The Art Market Now

Podcast ep. 6: The Art Market Now

Curious about what's been going on with the art market? Auction results in the first half of 2023 paint a picture of a market undergoing a correction of some kind, but all may not be as it seems in the secretive world of auctions. In this midyear review episode, our...

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Podcast ep. 5: Jerry Saltz

Podcast ep. 5: Jerry Saltz

Jerry Saltz debates Josh Baer about the value of art, why auction houses are "a pox," and how the art world got to be "the f***ing mess that it is," in this candid conversation between a Pulitzer-prize winning art critic and a veteran art advisor. Jerry also tells...

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Podcast ep. 4: Art Fairs: Part 2

Podcast ep. 4: Art Fairs: Part 2

Art Basel and Frieze may get all the press, but they’re far from the only players in the business of art fairs. In part 2 of our special two-part double episode on art fairs, we’re diving into corners of the art fair world you don’t often hear about. Our president...

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Podcast ep. 3: Art Fairs: Part 1

Podcast ep. 3: Art Fairs: Part 1

In this special two-part double episode of The Baer Faxt Podcast, we sit down with the people behind four different leading art fairs from around the globe: Lauren Taschen, who consulted on show management for Art Basel Miami Beach, Bettina Korek, the founding...

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Podcast ep. 2: Inside the Auctions

Podcast ep. 2: Inside the Auctions

What’s it like to spend millions of dollars at a contemporary art auction? Is there a danger zone where young artists’ prices blow up too quickly? Is it still possible to buy low and sell high? And just what is an auction guarantee anyway? Step behind closed doors...

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Podcast ep. 1: Beeple

Podcast ep. 1: Beeple

What is the future of digital art? Josh Baer sat down with Beeple for the first episode of The Baer Faxt Podcast during the opening of his immersive new B.20 museum in Charleston, South Carolina earlier this month to ask him how his vision for the future of digital...

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