Amoako Boafo’s star auction debut in London
The only genuinely surprising event during what was an otherwise flat week of Post War & Contemporary Art auctions in London was the remarkable result achieved by African rising star Amoako Boafo at Phillips’ evening sale on February 13th. His painting entitled The Lemon Bathing Suit managed to find a buyer at £675,000 (fees included), […]
It’s already joyous Spring time for the international art market!
Following on the results of the Impressionist & Modern Art auction, March wrapped up a highly successful week for Contemporary Art as well. Results were even more impressive, showing how the international art market is in full recovery – at least for the above segments – after a string of depressing outcomes marking most of […]
When art meets fashion: Mario Testino’s auctions at Sotheby’s London
Sparkling and glamorous as ever before, Sotheby’s opened the new Autumn/Winter sale season in London with a high profile single owner auction this September: the Collection of venerated Peruvian fashion photographer Mario Testino
London Summer 2017 Auction Season – a summary of what happened
It was frenzy weeks as usual, marked by stellar prices and numerous records, the ones which have just sealed the auction Summer season in London this June/July. Collectors, art aficionados and curious passers-by had the chance to admire an impressive series of fabulous art pieces – in some cases, real masterpieces – which in the […]
Impressionist/Modern & Post War/Contemporary Art frenzy in NYC – May 2017
New York was once more the ideal scenario of a pyrotechnic series of auctions which in the end wrapped up a new memorable week for the global art market.
TEFAF NYC Spring 17: our fair highlights video!
Following our first video produced on the occasion of TEFAF Maastricht earlier this year, we decided to replicate the experience in NYC this time round, presenting you with some of the fair highlights…after all, what’s better than a joyous Spring art triumph?
Modern & Contemporary Art in Milan – Christie’s & Sotheby’s auctions
The international auction calendar recently stopped in Milan, where Christie’s first and then Sotheby’s put together their respective two-day sales, entirely dedicated to 20th Century Italian art. In both cases, and as it has become customary since the introduction of the new themed format a few years ago, the efforts of the local teams produced […]
London Post War & Contemporary Art Evening Auctions, March 17 – a summary
After covering the Impressionist, Surrealist and Modern Art auctions held in London last week our focus is on London again, this time to cover the results of the Post War & Contemporary Art sales. With TEFAF about to start (March 9th) and all the deadlines that such a relevant, high-profile event brings with itself, this […]