A Beginner’s Guide to Buying and Collecting Art

twyla-guide-to-buying-and-collecting-art_7-e1488899091188One of the many highlights of adulting is finally having the opportunity to create a beautiful home for yourself. And whether you rent or own, you know you’re at this stage when you’re ready to graduate from having Ikea posters to hanging meaningful works of art on your walls. A lot of people have the misconception that you need mega bucks to build an art collection but these days there are lots of great resources available to help you find art you love…and it isn’t as intimidating as you think. But with all of the resources, mediums, artists and works of art to filter through, where does one even begin? Enter Ariel Saldivar, VP of artist relations for Twyla, a new e-commerce site devoted to making access to exclusive works of art accessible to everyone. Ariel is here to share her top tips for buying and collecting art plus five favorite emerging artists whose works are available on Twyla.com.

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Get Out & Shop This Weekend!

PANEPINTO GALLERIES presents in collaboration with the W HOTEL, the Holiday Pop-Up show MY FAVORITE THINGS curated by MICHELLE DOLL – 48 artists 100+ pieces of art as GIFTS!

This collection of small works brings together local artists from Hoboken, Jersey City, Brooklyn and Manhattan in celebration of the holidays and the idea of giving beautiful works of art as GIFTS! Featuring small works 12”x14” and below starting at $250 – buy it and take it, wrapped and ready to go home!

2015-12-09_13-27-52Panepinto Galleries was founded by Stefania Panepinto in 2011 as a collective space to host gallery exhibitions, film screenings, as well as build a community of artists. Located in the heart of the Powerhouse Arts District in Jersey City, the 10,000SF gallery and artists studios include 14′ ceilings, elevator, a loading dock, and convenient access for private and public transportation. For appointments, further information and to join our mailing list, please contact the gallery:art@panepintogalleries.com

Curated by Michelle Doll

OPENING RECEPTION: DECEMBER 12, 2015 5-9PM  with after-party 9 pm to midnight at W Hotel Living Room Bar

December 12th & 13th 12-9 pm only

December 18th 4-10 pm only & by appointment

HOLIDAY GIFTS STARTING AT $250 48 ARTISTS, 100+ ARTWORKS

Artists: JESSICA AUGIER, TAMALIN BAUMGARTEN, DINA BRODSKY, MAYA BRODSKY, SOFIA BACHVAROVA, CARRIE-ANN BRACCO, JOAO BRANDAO, REESE CHAMNESS, DIANA CORVELLE, TIM DALY, CARA DEANGELIS, BONNIE DEWITT, MICHELLE DOLL, PETER DRAKE, HEIDI ELBERS, SHAUNA FINN, ANGELA GRAM, ALONSA GUEVARA, GABRIELA HANDAL, JOSHUA HENDERSON, CAITLIN HURD, YUNSUNG JANG, CHRISTIAN JOHNSON, LIZ ADAMS-JONES, MARSHALL JONES, KARL KOETT, JENNIFER KRAUSE CHAPEAU, WILL KURTZ, LISA LEBOFSKY, JAMES LINKOUS, DANIEL MAIDMAN, LIVIA MOSANU, TUN MYAING, KYEONG KEUN NO, SARAH NOVIO, ESTEBAN OCAMPO, STEFANIA PANEPINTO, JAMES RACZKOWSKI, JOE RODRIGUES, PATRICK ROMINE, NICOLAS SANCHEZ, AMANDA SCUGLIA, VICTORIA SELBACH, MIKE SELBACH, ALEX SMITH, PATRIZIA VIGNOLA, MELANIE VOTE