April 29, 2021

Art investing for the 99.99%

Scott Lynn, CEO of MasterWorks, tells us about art as an asset class and the process of investing in shares of famous artwork.

Purchasing artwork by the likes of Picasso, Warhol, or Monet has traditionally been reserved for the same people adding truffles to all of their meals. But that’s beginning to change with the launch of MasterWorks, an investing platform that allows you to buy shares of famous artwork.

We know what you’re thinking: how does one own a piece of a Picasso? Today, Scott Lynn, CEO of MasterWorks, joins us to break it down. He’ll be telling us about the history of art as an asset class, how art differs from other alternative investments, and the similarities and differences between physical art and NFTs.