Like any other objective, acquiring art is a goal that needs careful planning. Particularly within Canada, whose burgeoning art scene is bringing new collectors into galleries and online auctions. Having an awareness of the market and its pitfalls can mean the difference when it comes to building a collection to treasure. New and even experienced art collectors can protect their investments by starting at the beginning. AXA XL’s Farzina Coladon, Underwriting Manager of Art, offers advice on investing wisely.