Founder, Arts Research
James Goodwin MA, MBA directs the art market courses at Ca’ Foscari University, Italy; Kedge Business School, France; and Peking University, China. He pioneered the art market courses at Christie’s Education, London and Hong Kong; Maastricht University, The Netherlands; and HEC Paris, France. He has been course director or visiting lecturer at LSE, Kingston University, University of the Arts London/Wimbledon, and City University in Britain; and Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands. His research and writing have appeared in The Economist, Financial Times and Wall Street Journal and has been broadcast on BBC TV and Radio, and CNN. His book The International Art Markets – The Essential Guide for Collectors and Investors which includes 42 country’s art markets was published in English in July 2008 and in Chinese in June 2010. His recent research has been about ‘Demography and the art market’ and ‘The influence of artists on the late 18th century British art market’.