Business of Art – A unique course on Business and Aesthetics of Art
The Business of Art is a short-duration experiential course that straddles the business and art world
Business of Art course is run jointly by DAG, Delhi Art Gallery, and YWLP India, Young Women’s Leadership Program
A fantastico opportunity to learn the business of art from the leaders in art and business. DAG Modern, Delhi Art Gallery, and YWLP India, Young Women’s Leadership Program are the pioneers in their respective fields. They have pioneered in organizing this unique first ever short-term course on Business and Aesthetics of Art named The Business of Art. We all know the Indian art prices are soaring like anything. This is because of increasing art lovers across the globe. The excitement in the art market is unparalleled. Art has become an invaluable asset class comprising of innumerous entities. It still is an undervalued in most HNI portfolios in India. We all know that the Indian HNI population is at an increasing trend year on year basis. HNI is nothing but the number of high net worth individuals having an investable assets of a value equal to or more than a million dollars. The top artworks have been valued more than USD 4.4 million (almost equivalent to INR 30 crore).
The Young Women’s Leadership Program, YWLP India and Delhi Art Gallery (DAG Modern) have taken this initiative by collaborating to launch the unique, innovative and first ever short-term course in the business & aesthetics of art that has been named as The Business of Art. This is a short-duration course that has been modeled to be pragmatic with a purpose of teaching business and art together. It evolves to join the empirical factors that connect the business and art world. The curriculum of The Business of Art combines modern-day teaching methodologies and technologies. It is a unique concept of bringing the knowledge and experience of prominent personalities from the art and business world as faculty. The mission of this course to learn the art as a high valued asset class while understanding the dynamic forces that govern the setting of an art gallery. The course includes learning about important factors connecting art and business starting with its history, organization, major stakeholders and dynamics of the art market. The dynamics are quite complex and the purpose of this course is to teach about the ever-evolving art market so that the student is groomed well to develop sensibility and aesthetics for the achieving highest level of creativity in optimum style.
The unique concept combined with the well-experienced faculty makes this fantastico course as the first choice for all aspiring and professional enthusiasts in the business of art. The course is quite valuable for artists, professionals in private banking, aspirants, gallerists, and HNIs having an intent to jump into this portfolio. The course will empower an aspirant to build his or her own art business. It will impart a balanced approach to learning and practicals with real life experience sharing. There will be ample site visits and guest expert sessions. The focus is to learn real life approach towards functioning of auction houses, museums, art galleries, art advisors, dealers, collectors, and curators.
The fantastico course Business Of Art, organized by DAG Modern and YWLP India is of 8 weeks duration. It will be conducted at Yong Women’s Leadership Program Campus in Sector 32, Gurgaon and Delhi Art Gallery Modern, Hauz Khas Village, Delhi. The cost of this course is Rs. 1.10 lac excluding taxes.