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Members of the management team of the new company, L to R: Patrick van der Vorst, Head of Auctionata UK and Founder of Valuemystuff.com; Johannes Riedl, Chief Operating Officer; Aditya Julka, Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer and Co-Founder of Paddle8; Susanne Zacke, Chief Marketplace Officer and Co-Founder of Auctionata; Alexander Zacke, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Auctionata; Osman Khan, EVP and Chief Executive Officer for The Americas and Co-Founder of Paddle8; Christof Schminke, Chief Marketing Officer; Alexander Gilkes, EVP and Chief Innovation Officer and Co-Founder of Paddle8; Artashes Torosyan, Chief Technology Officer; Jan Thiel, Deputy Chief Executive Officer; Martin Heyne, Chief Auction Officer

Auctionata and Paddle8 Will Merge, Marking a Shift in the Online Art Market

Signaling that the once-scrappy online art market is maturing, two of the field’s most prominent start-ups, Auctionata and Paddle8, have announced that they will merge. The deal between the two online auctioneers creates a newly formed company that will lay claim to 793,000 registered … Read More


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Paddle8 Hires Stefany Morris as Head of Fine Art Auctions

Online auction house Paddle8 has hired Stefany Morris as head of fine art auctions. Morris will oversee all of Paddle8’s for-profit auctions of modern art, contemporary art, photography, prints, and editions.Morris was most recently a director at Waterhouse & Dodd’s … Read More


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David Zwirner, Rolf Sachs Among Third Round of Investors in Paddle8

Online art-auction service Paddle8 announced today that it has raised $34 million in Series C funding, the third round of investments raised during the early stages of a company. With the new round of investments, Paddle8 has now raised a total … Read More


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Morning Links: Ride City Edition

Jerry Saltz answers a round of “Would You Rather” with Paddle8. In response to “Would you rather… be under house arrest for a week inside Prada Marfa with Donald Trump as your “cell mate” OR not be allowed to leave … Read More


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Skate’s: Top Four Online Auction Houses Cleared $144 M. Last Year

In its latest Market Note, Skate’s notes that Berlin-based online art trading platform Auctionata published its 2014 results, rising to the number-one spot ahead of peers like Paddle8, Christie’s, and artnet.com with $41 million in gross merchandise value sold, a 148 percent increase … Read More


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What a Short, Strange Miami Trip It’s Been

Best optical illusion, best cat, and other highlights that linger in the mind and the brain after five days of fair-going Read More


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Art Fairs Join Forces With ‘Virtual’ World

NEW YORK—Over its 14-year history, the annual Armory Show art fair has grown into one of the biggest events in the art world. Now the fair has turned to online art marketplace Paddle8 for what organizers describe as a “virtual … Read More