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Scott Phillips and Marcos Steverlynck started Rise Art in 2011 with a mission to revolutionise the way people find and buy art. Today Rise Art represents over 1,000 artists, with 16,000 incredible works, and it’s grown from a small, UK focused business to a company shipping art to over 60 countries worldwide. Our CEO Scott Phillips offers his 6 secrets to start up success.
We catch up with Fifi McGee in the midst of her all-consuming house renovation to chat about making her farmhouse dream a reality, and where she seeks inspiration.
It’s a dramatic look, but how do you avoid the dreaded clash and really pull it off?
There's never been a better or more easy time to discover and buy art, and to think about starting an enriching art collection - it's not as out of reach as you might think. Follow these top 5 tips for the new collector and you'll be well on your way to kickstarting your collection.
With a bit of research and careful consideration, an artwork will make a beautiful and unexpected gift that is guaranteed to last a lifetime. Discover our head curator’s 5 top tips for buying art as a gift, whatever the occasion.
Many of us city dwellers sacrifice a lot to be in the centre of it all - including wall space. Yet, despite our lack of areas for display, you can still build a meaningful and enjoyable art collection that will feel at home in yours. Scale back, think small, and build that diverse collection you’ve always wanted.
Originating in 17th century France, the Salon style hang quickly became a way of bringing art to the masses and breaking down the cultural walls of the elite classes. It’s a trend that has transcended the worlds of art and interiors, especially popular today as a means of displaying even the most eclectic of collections. Be fearless and follow our simple steps, and you’ll be well on your way to achieving the look in your home.
It’s the time of year when everyone has the best of intentions for life changing New Year’s resolutions and positive transformations. Here are our 6 ways to bring in art for a new year, a new room, and a new you!
When choosing art, does size really matter? Of course it does, size always matters! But we believe that every size has its place, and when it comes to an artwork, be it small, medium or large, no piece should ever be overlooked for its size. Check out our guide on our favourite pieces in every size category, set to suit all budgets!
Jean Wainwright is a London-based art historian and critic. Her areas of expertise are in contemporary art and photography, with particular reference to Andy Warhol on whose life and works she is an internationally recognised expert. As a writer and academic she has published extensively in the contemporary arts field, contributing to a number of catalogues and books as well as appearing on television and radio programmes. Jean gives us her top tips on how to survive an art fair.