Art$ummit 2016: Conference on Art Business, Finance and the Law

Art$ummit 2016: Conference on Art Business, Finance and the Law

03 June 2016 - CUT

Dromoland Castle Newmarket-on-FergusIreland

The first of its kind in Ireland, Art$ummit 2016 will take place in Dromoland Castle on Friday, 3rd June and will provide an intensive immersion into the many diverse facets of the global art market in terms of economic and cultural value.

The highest calibre of industry professionals and academics will share their insights into the changing landscape of the global middle and lower art markets and Ireland's relevance therein. The conference will also provide invaluable insights from highly respected curators into the role of collection management in enhancing artists’ careers. It will conclude with advice from tax, legal and wealth management experts on strategies for collectors, commercial gallerists and key industry players.

Art $ummit is supported by Limerick 2020, Maurice Ward Art Handling, BDO Dublin and Art Agency Ireland.

The agenda includes:

  • The Economic Challenges that Face the Middle Market, Dr. Clare Mc Andrew, TEFAF Art Market Report 2016
  • Investment for the Collector in Ireland and Internationally, Panel Discussion: Adams Auction House, Oliver Sears Gallery, Barbara Stanley Gallery London
  • Building a Robust Collection Management Strategy, Ms. Delphine Munro, Head of Arts and Culture, The European Investment Bank, Luxembourg 
  • Collection, Tax and Wealth Management - Future Proofing One’s Asset, Panel Discussion: Hugh Lane Gallery, Catherine Marshall, Curator, Sotheby’s London, Whitney Moore Solicitors, Art Agency Ireland, BDO Dublin

To find out more about Art$ummit 2016 or to buy tickets, please visit