News: Interviews

Soviet Art in the West: Who Needs It and Why?

The interest to art that is generally defined by an overarching term "Soviet" has been high for the last few decades. Why is the term "Soviet art" so contested, who are the people hunting it down at auctions and how can one start a collection of works by Soviet artists? Anastasia Lander of Esquire spoke with leading experts in the field, James Butterwick being one of them. Read More

We See Less Sales of Russian Avant Garde Fakes

“Not long ago 49 artworks allegedly by Natalia Goncharova were taken down from Gallery 95 Auction & Estate Sales in Hardville (SC, USA). However, overall we are beginning to see less fakes, says James Butterwick, London art dealer... Read More

Russian Art Focus: Interview with James Butterwick

Happy New Year, everyone! For us this year starts with a wonderful article by Monica Norse at the Russian Art Focus. Described as “a flamboyant, adventurous character with strong principles, a great sense of humour and an extremely sharp... Read More

Key Things to Consider When Purchasing Art

In his recent interview to Ukrainian TV channel Zik, James Butterwick spoke about the specifics of art dealing and named 3 key principles to follow when purchasing art. Read More

Russian Art Week Auction Sales Peak at $50mln

Russian art sales during the the Russian Art Week of 25 Novemebr 2019 brought to the UK auction houses a revenue of almost $50mln. James Butterwick, an established UK art dealer in Russian and Ukrainian avant garde art, thinks the figures... Read More

Antiques Trade Gazette: Exhibitor Opinion. View From The Floor

"If you're going to the premier art fair, you've got to be selling the real McCoy - I find the vetting quite reassuring, in a way". James Butterwick Read More

Территория Взгляда: Джеймс Баттервик. Украинський авангард, взгляд арт-дилера.

Выпуски № 93, 94, 95 телевизионного проекта «Территория Взгляда» (Филиал Национальной телекомпании Украины «Харьковская региональная дирекция»), посвященного визуальной культуре. Ведущий программы – доктор философских наук Дмитрий Петренко. Режиссер – Ирина Первышева. Read More

Royal Property: Sotheby’s is a guarantee of quality and authenticity

James Butterwick, the grandson of a former Sotheby’s director, is an English art dealer whose collection ranges from Vrubel to Renoir, the guru of Russian avant-garde and non-conformism. He talks about the authenticity of masterpieces and the advantages of the auction house Sotheby’s. Read More

Il Sole 24 Ore: Avanguardie russe a rischio falsi. Come evitarli secondo il gallerista James Butterwick di Londra

An interview with James Butterwick. By Silvia Anna Barrilà Read More

NewsOne: Баттервик: распад Евросоюза невыгоден

NewsOne and Radio "Era" interview with Matthew Ganapolskiy, Kiev Read More

BBC: Русское искусство: на что делать ставку?

"Учитывая, что в 2017 году мир будет отмечать столетие со дня революции, следует ожидать огромный подъем интереса к русскому искусству. Это однозначно. Потому что 1917 год - это апофеоз гениальности русских художников." Read More

Business TV: Хороший День?

Джеймс Баттервик был гостем программы "Хороший день?" Read More