Collecting: Motivations and Patterns of Consumption

Chapter

Abstract

Extending the analysis of the industry’s structure, this chapter specifically analyzes demand. How can we segment different collectors’ demands? What are the purchasing behaviors? What is the audience for contemporary art? Why were corporate collections created? How do art investment funds work? This final chapter attempts to answer these questions.

Keywords

Real Estate Luxury Good Auction House Past Consumption Artistic Good 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Arts, Cultures and Comparative LiteratureIULM UniversityMilanItaly

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