Category: Auction house

Art industry veteran launches Hindman as full-service auction house in New York

Seasoned auctioneer and collections expert Gemma Sudlow left Christie’s where she worked for 17 years to lead Chicago-based Hindman’s entry into the New York market with a full-service auction house in Manhattan. Sudlow, 41, who ran private collections and decorative arts at Christie’s and was one of the auction house’s leading auctioneers, will lead a […]

Suspected Native American scalp seized from auction house specializing in Confederate and Nazi memorabilia

A US auction house specializing in militaria was raided earlier this year by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for allegedly offering a Native American scalp for sale on its website. Poulin Antiques and Auctions in Fairfield, Maine, described the lot as a “Mescalero Apache scalp” obtained from a person killed on an unknown date […]

Fact Check-Video report claiming people can pay German auction house to destroy Russian art is fake

A video mimicking the reporting style of a French broadcaster falsely claimed that a German auction house was holding a fundraiser for the Ukrainian Armed Forces in which patrons bid on Russian art to be ” publicly destroyed”. Images (here) bears the Euronews logo, as well as the same fonts and graphics used by the […]

Leading auction house – Market maker for the art auction industry

“Collecting is a journey,” says Frank Kilbourn, executive chairman of South Africa’s leading auction house, Strauss & Co. It usually starts with curiosity and, with research and good advice, that can also become a rewarding activity. Collecting and selling art is also a reciprocal relationship. Trust and an impeccable track record form the basis between […]

Leading auction house – Market-maker for the fine art auction industry – Ridge Times

“Collecting is a journey,” says Frank Kilbourn, executive chairman of South Africa’s leading auction house, Strauss & Co. It usually starts with curiosity and, with research and good advice, that can also become a rewarding activity. Collecting and selling art is also a reciprocal relationship. Trust and an impeccable track record form the basis between […]

Leading auction house – Market maker for the fine art auction industry – Germiston City News

“Collecting is a journey,” says Frank Kilbourn, executive chairman of South Africa’s leading auction house, Strauss & Co. It usually starts with curiosity and, with research and good advice, that can also become a rewarding activity. Collecting and selling art is also a reciprocal relationship. Trust and an impeccable track record form the basis between […]

At Christie’s auction house, a new class of interns and fellows diversify the art world

Growing up in Houston, 20-year-old Jalen Turner often heard from his parents, “Get used to being the only person in the room who looks like you. Jalen shares this from a conference room in Christie’s in Manhattan, where the young black man and rising junior from Morehouse College is interning in the public relations department. […]

Traditional auctions are the way to go, Auction House says, after record numbers in August

The arrival of a new style of auction in the market has prompted Auction House – operating as Auction House Scotland in Scotland – to reaffirm its commitment to the traditional way of selling. Auction House Scotland managing director Mandi Cooper said a growing number of auction buyers and sellers have approached the company, looking […]

William MacDougall, founder of the UK’s largest Russian auction house, has died

William MacDougall, who co-founded MacDougall Artwork Auctions in London, specializing in Russian, Ukrainian and Eastern European art, has died in Moscow, aged 67, it was announced last week. Founded in 2004, MacDougall’s was the first international auction house to have representatives in Moscow and Kyiv, and it competed with Sotheby’s and Christie’s to sell the […]

Andy Warhol’s Flowers to headline MBA Seattle Auction House online auction September 29

Original acrylic and silkscreen on canvas by pop art icon Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987), titled Flowers (1965), 14 inches by 14 inches, artist signed and dated (est. $200,000 – $400,000) .Seattle MBA Auction House RENTON, Washington – An original acrylic by Andy Warhol and a silkscreen on canvas titled Flowers (1965), along with vibrant original […]

Auction house asks ‘how deep are your pockets’ as Maurice Gibb’s Rolls-Royce sells for £98,000

MAURICE Gibb’s Rolls-Royce sold for £98,000 with the auction house asking ‘how deep are your pockets’. The late Bee Gees star’s beloved Rolls-Royce Corniche convertible went under the hammer yesterday with Silverstone Auctions. 3 Maurice Gibb’s Rolls RoyceCredit: Reuters 3 Maurice Gibb (left) was one of the stars of the Bee GeesCredit: Getty 3 The […]

Greasby’s: the South London auction house selling lost items and police evidence

Salvaged bikes giving new meaning to recycling. Surrounded by cabinets full of Glenmorangie, Rolex watches and second-hand dining sets, I feel like I’ve stepped into some illicit version of The Antiques Roadshow, or an ultra-hip speakeasy of the South London. In fact, I’m in Greasby’s auction house in Tooting – where everything from unclaimed luggage […]

Maryland auction house fined $1.1 million for selling Hitler’s gold watches

A Maryland auction house has sold Adolf Hitler’s watch for $1.1 million. An open letter from 34 Jewish leaders said the auction, which included other Nazi memorabilia, is a “societal indictment”. They said the auction trumped “memory, suffering and pain…for financial gain”. Loading Something is loading. A gold watch given to Adolf Hitler has sold […]

More than a ‘pop up’: Christie’s Auction House continues to foster relationships with Aspen | Culture & Leisure

When Christie’s Vice President Capera Ryan returned to Aspen last summer for the auction house’s seasonal residency, it seemed the rest of the art world caught on to the trend of popping up in Aspen. . But for Ryan, Christie’s appearance in Aspen was never really a trend initially. The vice president has maintained a […]

Major auction house Christie’s launches Web3 and Fintech Venture Arm

On Monday, Christie’s, Britain’s leading auction house founded 256 years ago in 1766, announced the launch of a new venture capital fund called Christie’s Ventures. According to the announcement, the company’s venture arm plans to focus on “[Web3] innovation, art-related financial products and solutions, and technologies that enable transparent consumption of art. Christie’s Ventures to […]

Leading Auction House Christie’s Launches Web3 and Fintech Venture Arm

On Monday, Christie’s, Britain’s leading auction house founded 256 years ago in 1766, announced the launch of a new venture capital fund called Christie’s Ventures. According to the announcement, the company’s venture arm plans to focus on “[Web3] innovation, art-related financial products and solutions, and technologies that enable transparent consumption of art. Christie’s Ventures to […]

Auction house NFT lays off one in five employees as digital art market crashes

A digital art auction house that had gained popularity as cryptocurrency prices soared is cutting 20% ​​of its staff as confidence in the market plummets. OpenSea has led the trade in so-called “non-fungible tokens,” or NFTs, digital collectibles that have been gobbled up by cryptocurrency enthusiasts to the tune of billions of pounds. NFT sales […]

The Hall on Mag will open a food hall in the former location of the auction house in August | Food and drink | Weekly Gambit

The Hall on Mag is a new food hall preparing for an August opening in the location that once housed the auction house market in the Warehouse District. The new food hall will open with six vendors serving Southern, Mexican, Italian, Asian and Mediterranean dishes and more. It will offer both table service and walk-in […]

Phillips Auction House Expands West Coast Presence with New Los Angeles Gallery Space

Rendering of Phillips Los Angeles, located at 9041 Nemo StreetCourtesy Training Association Phillips Auction House expands West Coast presence With a new gallery space in Los Angeles Phillips LA will open in October 2022 in West Hollywood, with the region’s most experienced team of specialists LOS ANGELES – JULY 14, 2022 – After a record […]

“Live from Abbey Road” – Coinllectibles with auction house SPINK brings music-related Photographic Fusion DOTs

SINGAPORE, July 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Coinllectibles, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cosmos Group Holdings Inc. (OTC: COSG), is once again partnering with SPINK and Son Ltd. to marry its Fusion Digital Ownership Tokens (“DOT”) with a series of photographic images entitled “Live from Abbey Road”. These unique photographic images taken at Abbey Road Studios […]

First wrecked 2023 Acura Integra shows up at auction house, engine and interior toast after severe fire damage

The real-world driving environment called for its first new 2023 Acura Integra. Someone was unfortunately going to destroy the new Integra sooner or later, and a month after the new 2023 Acura Integra went on sale, that day has arrived. The Columbus Ohio branch of Insurance Auto Auction recently listed a wrecked and burnt-out 2023 […]

Blizzard will offer select WoW Auction House items across the region in the next patch

Blizzard Entertainment Updates World of Warcraft‘s Auction House, making certain items available in all regions, instead of being locked to players’ individual servers. Through wow, auction house prices varied from server to server. But in patch 9.2.7, auction houses will share prices regionally for items considered “commodities”, according to a recent development update from Blizzard. […]

Bonhams expands again with the purchase of leading French auction house Cornette de Saint Cyr

Bonhams in London continues its buying spree in the auction rooms with the acquisition of the first French auction house, Cornette de Saint Cyr, which will be called Bonhams Cornette de Saint Cyr. The acquisition is another sign of consolidation in the sector, following Bonhams’ acquisition of leading Nordic auction house Bukowskis; Skinner in New […]

Bonhams’ shopping spree continues with the acquisition of its fourth auction house this year

Bonhams has acquired French auction house Cornette de Saint Cyr for an undisclosed sum, the London-based auctioneer announced on Tuesday, making it the fourth competitor it has taken over in just six months. The buying spree is part of the company’s ambitious plans to create a global network of regional auction houses to consolidate its […]

Kakao Games will merge auction house and instances for Evo and new servers in ArcheAge

Kakao Games continues to reshape ArcheAge with their latest change being a much requested tweak from different player factions: merging Auction House and Instances for Evo and Fresh Servers. To ensure the process runs smoothly, the Auction House will be temporarily closed starting June 7 at 3:00 a.m. EST until the maintenance is complete. Any […]

Halifax HPI: ‘Sellers rush to auction house ahead of predicted crash’, experts say

Following the May Halifax House Price Index published this morning, which revealed that house prices rose 1.0% in May, nine mortgage brokers and real estate agents share their thoughts. Andrew Montlake, managing director of the UK-wide mortgage broker, Coreco: “The real estate market is out of step with economic reality. Everything suggests that prices should […]

What does the sudden reversal of auction house regulation in New York mean for the art market?

The New York City Council recently passed a series of deregulatory measures that eliminate government regulation of the auction industry, among other businesses. Whether this will help or confuse collectors is uncertain, but it could fundamentally change the way auction houses large and small do business in New York’s multi-billion dollar art market. . These […]

Ten Years Later, The Lessons of Diablo III’s Auction House Disaster Haven’t Been Learned

There’s no denying that after more than a decade of waiting, Diablo III wasn’t the game hoped for when it launched 10 years ago. Aside from numerous launch-day issues highlighting its reliance on a persistent online connection—no offline mode was available—Diablo III suffered from a critical balance issue. In a game where loot progression is […]

Much success for The Auction House in Peterborough which records record sales

A Peterborough-based property auctioneer is celebrating its best start to the year despite a backdrop of rising interest rates and political uncertainty. Bosses at The Auction House East Anglia, at Stuart House in St John’s Street, say people are still choosing to invest in property even though further interest rate hikes are expected which will […]

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