Are Online Auctions the Future of Art Sales?

Are Online Auctions the Future of Art Sales?

(Relaxnews) – On Thursday, December 17 Christie’s Paris auction house wrapped up an entirely online auction. This is the first time that Christie’s Paris has curated an online auction. The trend is growing and may be revolutionizing the industry. Many auctions are now available only online. Christie’s got in early and first began online only […]

17.12.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Art, Science & Technology ·
Jeff Koons scultpure goes on show in New York

Jeff Koons scultpure goes on show in New York

(Relaxnews) – A monumental Jeff Koons stainless steel sculpture has gone on show at New York’s Rockerfeller Center this week before being sold in November by auction house Christie’s for an estimated $20-30 million. The 20-foot-long “Balloon Monkey (Orange)”, which took seven years to create, is one of only five created by the American artist, with other […]

07.10.2014 · Filled under: Art, Destinations, Entertainment ·
Andy Warhol pop-up booked for SF Mulberry store

Andy Warhol pop-up booked for SF Mulberry store

(Relaxnews) – A week-long open exhibition of Andy Warhol’s Christmas-themed work is to appear at the San Francisco store of leather fashion house Mulberry, in conjunction with auction house Christie’s. Photographs, prints, and paper-based works are due to be displayed during the December 13-19 short run exhibit, some of which works date from Warhol’s time in […]

30.11.2013 · Filled under: Art, Beauty & Style, Destinations, Holidays, Home & Garden, Online ·
Rare blue diamond to be auctioned in Hong Kong

Rare blue diamond to be auctioned in Hong Kong

(HONG KONG-AFP) – A rare round blue diamond will go under the hammer in Hong Kong in October, with auctioneers hoping the sale will fetch a record-breaking $19 million despite fears over the slowing Chinese economy. Auction house Sotheby’s expect the 7.59-carat fancy vivid blue diamond, which is about the size of a shirt button, […]

20.08.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations ·
More than 3,700 Marilyn Monroe photos to be auctioned

More than 3,700 Marilyn Monroe photos to be auctioned

(LOS ANGELES, California-AFP) – More than 3,700 photos of American pop icon Marilyn Monroe will be sold this weekend along with their copyrights, a Los Angeles auction house said Thursday. The photos — plus negatives, slides and copyrights — are part of a collection of more than 75,000 images taken by fashion photographer Milton Greene […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Art, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·