- As an Art consultants we work with a variety of art buyers, from those who know nothing about the art market to serious collectors who want to expand their collections. We may take clients to galleries and other places where art is exhibited, or we may simply bring work to clients for approval.
- As an Art consultants we need to stay aware of current developments in the art market. We know what is for sale at any moment, for what price, and be able to identify rising stars whose work is likely to increase in value. We may scope out exhibitions of lesser known or unknown artists, looking for great, affordable pieces.
- As an Art consultants we work within our clients' budgets, keeping client goals in mind. While adhering to budget caps, we also need to know whether our clients expect to make a return on their investment or simply want to enjoy their purchase, as this will affect the consultants' buying recommendations