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Are you a Chelsea or Chinatown Collector?

I was in Chelsea, standing in a mega-gallery’s private viewing room. It was fancy. To get in, the sales associate moved aside a velvet rope as he ushered me away from the public exhibition space—where the masses strolled amidst million dollar works, snapping what I like to call “art selfies.” I had asked to see an available painting by an artist the mega-gallery would soon represent. I was excited to