Investing in works of art when finishing the project is always a good option. Not only because it is a unique piece, or by the cultural expression, but because they are able to reveal the style, references, and personality of the residents. It’s like they are helping to tell the story of those who live there, in a very particular way. In addition, ostentatious luxury has given room to culture, knowledge, context, to what has real value and not emptiness.
Today, it is possible to acquire art for affordable values and there are options ranging from R$ 500 to R$ 5 million. The important thing is to know how to choose. For this, seek help from people who know this universe, able to understand your need, personality, and history, to make the best indication. Besides having something special, just yours, when buying art we help to keep a chain of good. We support the artist, the Brazilian art, we sensitize our gaze to the forms of expression of creativity around the world. Other advantages are:
- We put an immaterial value to the home;
- We encourage children, friends and relatives to be interested in the theme;
- We bring a unique identity to the place.
Investing in works of art
For a long time, people’s opinion about having works of art was always linked to the return on investment. Certainly, a good work of art becomes a financial asset when the artist becomes known, enters the large collections, has works in national and even international museums. If your goal is to make an investment, experts advise taking into account some peculiarities that may indicate an artist’s rise in the art market. Among them is the relationship between the route and the age of the artist. Awards received in art shows may not always good indications, as they reflect the opinion of some jurors. The suggestion is to value the number of exhibitions held around the world, catalogs and books published.
But, if your goal is not to have a financial return, today it is possible to support numerous local artists. Look for the art forms that appeals best to you: sculptures, oil painting, graffiti, metal engravings, woodcuts. There is art for all tastes.
How to consume art
Now that you understand the ability of a work of art to transform any space, here’s how to consume art:
Enchantment: This is the main reason to start your collection. When you like a piece, remember that it is unique and exclusive.
Affinity: more than the artist’s name, having an affinity with the work will allow you to live with the piece with joy over the years. It should be beautiful for you and blend in with the space and the people who live or work there.
Reflection: Many works of art go beyond decoration, and lead their interlocutors to philosophical reflections, those being pleasure, contestation, or melancholy. A true artistic creation always provokes an emotion in the interlocutor.
Admiration: Leave aside the decorative concepts, which are very different from artistic principles. Over time, you will surely elect your favorite artists, able to touch your emotion and create affinity and enchantment.
Access: In recent years many art galleries have opened their doors in large shopping centers and shopping malls, getting closer to people. This has been breaking the barrier of fear of being in an art gallery.
Heritage: Investing in a work of art generates a heritage capable of accompanying several generations of the family. Its mobility also allows the good to accompany you to any part of the world, in addition to providing you with the lifelong fruit while valuing over time.