Brant Publications takes control of the assets of Artnews S.A.
NEW YORK, NY – May 27, 2016 — Brant Publications, Inc.’s BMP Media Holdings, LLC announced today it has taken control of all assets of Art in America, LLC; BAM Modern, LLC; Antiques, LLC; and Artnews LTD from their former parent company, Artnews S.A., which is based in Poland. Once the transaction was completed, on May 25, 2016, BMP became the legal owner of the publications and will continue to operate them in the United States.
“The U.S. magazines that BMP originally brought into this transaction, Art in America, The Magazine Antiques and Modern, will continue their normal operation, as will ARTnews, under our management,” said Peter M. Brant, owner of BMP Media Holdings LLC. “This will allow us to begin to grow the U.S. magazines.”