Providing expert advice for over 30 years

Collecting Art

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Cooee Art Consultancy is able to provide advice and assistance with the most up to date collection management systems and software, and undertake management services on a contractual basis to private and public collections.

With his extensive contacts, experience and knowledge of independent practicing artists, community art centres, dealers, artist’s agents, and commercial galleries throughout Australia Adrian Newstead is able to advise and assist in artwork acquisition and provide up to date information on safe and preferred provenance, the most important periods and styles, and the current market value of works by important emerging, established, and deceased artists.

Advice on the Primary and Secondary Market

Our up to date, state of the art database keeps track of all artwork sales through primary market galleries, auction houses, and art consultancies around Australia and overseas. This enables us to plot market fluctuations and provide accurate information on the market performance of works by Aboriginal Australia’s top 200 artists. Our web site contains the most thorough artist profiles and market analytics available anywhere.

Exhibition and Event Management

Cooee Art curates and coordinates exhibitions on behalf of charitable organisations, commercial businesses and galleries in Australia and overseas utilising its extensive contacts with individual artists, artists’ agents, galleries and important private and public collections. See Project Work to see some of the past exhibitions we have worked on or to find out more get in contact.