Post-War and Contemporary Art
Originals / Prints & Multiples
1. Buying and Selling Art
Global Sourcing, market intelligence, due diligence, valuation, authentication, negotiation, legal documentation, transport, logistics, collection management, investment strategies.
Moonstar sources and advises on fine art purchase and sale transactions. We offer expert art advisory services tailored to the needs and objectives of our clients. Our expertise, knowledge of the art market, relationships, and experience allow us to close transactions in a smooth and rigorous manner.
We also advise on market trends, relative value, condition, and authenticity. We use our global network to source art from private collectors, dealers or at auction.
Most importantly, we always implement thorough and independent due diligence. We also advise our clients on the best options when selling Art, helping them choose the right time, method and venue.
Moonstar has extensive experience in dealing with artworks from some of the most sought-after artists
Jean-Michel Basquiat, Banksy, Hernan Bas, George Condo, Javier Calleja, Keith Haring, Damien Hirst, David Hockney, Invader, Scott Kahn, Jeff Koons, Yayoi Kusama, Roy Lichtenstein, Yoshitomo Nara, Hilary Pecis, Pierre Soulages, Andy Warhol, Anna Weyant
2. Auction Services
Moonstar can provide guidance through the entire auction process. We constantly monitor the auction market (New-York, London, Paris, Hong-Kong), and provide in-depth analytical reports.
We have strong relationships with all three major auction houses. We have access to condition reports, detailed images, market intelligence to help our clients make the right and informed decision.
We carry out all due diligence needed prior to bidding. We also advise our clients on buying opportunities at auction based on our extensive experience of choosing the right artwork and of developing the right bidding strategy.
3. Curating and Art Consulting
Moonstar advises fine arts professionals (art galleries, art fairs, auction houses) and finance professionals (investment funds, family offices) to help them get all the benefits from a global art market impacted by profound structural changes.
We have worked with selected players in high-end hospitality, luxury goods brands, and the real estate industry who understand that art activations can support innovative branding or marketing strategies. We have extensive experience in curating custom-tailored art exhibits, commissioned art installations, art events, or cultural activations driven by partnerships to maximize any marketing and branding impacts.