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(via Do Mexican Drug Lords Buy Art?)
Art gallerists in Mexico are blaming slow business on an anti–money laundering law targeting drug lords, reports the Washington Post. Among them, dealer Guillermo Zajarias described the Mexican art market as “totally frozen,” claiming that sales at his gallery in Lomas de Chapultepec have fallen by 30% since the law passed in 2012. “This is fiscal terrorism, and it is not fair,” he said. His sentiments were echoed by several other gallerists.
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hyperallergic:

(via Do Mexican Drug Lords Buy Art?)

Art gallerists in Mexico are blaming slow business on an anti–money laundering law targeting drug lords, reports the Washington Post. Among them, dealer Guillermo Zajarias described the Mexican art market as “totally frozen,” claiming that sales at his gallery in Lomas de Chapultepec have fallen by 30% since the law passed in 2012. “This is fiscal terrorism, and it is not fair,” he said. His sentiments were echoed by several other gallerists.

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