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Christie’s to Auction Shakespeare’s First Four Folios

By   ON May 18th 2016 at 3:38PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

It has been 400 years since the Bard of Avon left for his heavenly abode; but his valuable contribution to literature has kept him alive in the heart of a literarian.. And while every literature lover is expressing his loyalty in some or the other way to honour Shakespeares 400th death anniversary, Christies is all set to commemorate the day with the auction of the literature legends first four folios at King Street, London.  ...   Continue Reading »

Understanding the Curation of Art with Bonhams’ Dane Jensen

By   ON May 12th 2016 at 4:49PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Giving usual art auctions a miss, this time, we went behindthe-scenes of an auction to see what it takes to curate an antique art pieces auction. Giving us an insight into the journey of curating contemporary art, Dane Jensen, Director of Contemporary Art at Bonhams in Los Angeles, shared with us his experience of 14 years as Gallery Director.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Take the Summer Sojourn with Vintage Louis Vuitton Trunks

By   ON May 11th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Planning a lavish vacation at an exotic private island or a shopping trip to Paris? There can be no better travel companion than the classic, monogrammed Louis Vuitton trunk. This month, Auctionata is all set to auction these vintage pieces. Find out all about it here.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Indian Art Finds a Place of Pride at the Christie’s Upcoming London Sale

By   ON May 10th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

India has been a reservoir of art, with a history that dates back by centuries. From handicrafts, paintings, traditional and classical music, architecture and many other, Indian art is well-received and appreciated around the globe for its rarity and uniqueness.  ...   Continue Reading »

Artist Nilima Sheikh Recounts Her Art Journey

By   ON May 5th 2016 at 2:17PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Baroda-based artist Nilima Sheikh recounts her art journey, talking about her path-breaking works, the changing industry and matters close to her heart.  ...   Continue Reading »

A Delicious Ode to Sotheby’s Upcoming Art Auction

By   ON May 5th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Painting the canvas red with a delicious blend of fresh fruits and cream, just like roses scattered in a Monet painting, as an ode to art, Chicago-based chocolatier Katrina Markoff, of Vosges Haut-Chocolat, has unveiled eight limited edition truffles, each inspired by the paintings set to be auctioned at Sothebys upcoming Impressionist & Modern and Contemporary art sale.  ...   Continue Reading »

Dolce & Gabbana Creates a Bespoke Doll for Charity

By   ON Apr 27th 2016 at 5:40PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

For the ongoing Italian Doll Conventions fundraiser, Dolce & Gabbana has created an exclusive doll for a charity that supports the cost and cure for chronic and terminal diseases in children. It always feel good to invest in a good cause doesnt it?  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Sothebys’ Presents a Collector’s Private Collection

By   ON Apr 27th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Bidding on an art-piece at an auction displaying masterpieces is an art in itself. Celebrating this art, while paying an ode to renowned connoisseurs of art and antiques, is Sothebys Collectors Collection auction to be held on April 28th, 2016, at the auction houses London centre.  ...   Continue Reading »

Get a Taste of Marilyn Monroe’s Life with this Auction

By   ON Apr 25th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Marilyn Monroes 1950s charm is synonymous with style and sensuality. Now you can own a piece of the late actress's life at Julien's Auctions.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Going Beyond the Canvas

By   ON Apr 23rd 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

A celebration of fashion, art and interior maestros, Khushiithe NGO working towards the upliftment of children and womenis hosting a fundraiser, Art Beyond the Canvas, on 24th April, 2016, which has a line up of creations by those who stepped out of their comfort zone to craft something unique and out of the ordinary.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Bonhams to Auction Priceless Greek Artworks in London

By   ON Apr 21st 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Celebrating the beauty of Grecian warriors and fables, UK's luxury auction house Bonhams will soon be hosting an auction of unique Greek-only paintings created by artists like Theofilos Hadjimichael, Nikos Engonopoulos, Theodore Jacques Ralli and Thanos T Singos. Here are the top eight artworks from the auction that you must invest in. The sale to be held on April 26th, 2016, at their London centre.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Decorative European Art for Connoisseurs to Invest In

By   ON Apr 6th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Building on the idea of spring decor indulgence, curators at Sothebys have sourced unbelievably avant garde pieces to be auctioned at at its New York centre on April 13th and 14th 2016. The catalogue, punctuated with neoclassical designs, will dedicate the first day of the auction to interior and art-deco maestro HM Luther; guests will later be introduced to a collection that highlights the beauty of 19th century architecture.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Breathtaking Pictures of Nature to be Auctioned by Sotheby’s

By   ON Apr 4th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

New York will soon be hosting an interesting auction of photographs by leading American photographers like Ansel Adams and Edward Weston. Luxury auction house Sothebys that curated these incredible shots of nature will be hosting this innovative monochrome photo exhibition on April 3rd, 2016.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Bonhams Hosts Islamic & Indian Art Auction in London

By   ON Mar 31st 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Celebrating the first edition of the Islamic and Indian Art auction, luxury auction house Bonhams is all set to host a remarkable exhibit of Arabic manuscripts and Indian art pieces on April 19th, 2016, at the London centre of the auction house.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Celebrating Modern Asian Art at Sotheby’s Hong Kong

By   ON Mar 28th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

With a podium exhibiting remarkable art pieces by renowned Asian artists like Liu Wei and Nara Yoshitomo, the Hong Kong centre of Sothebys is all set to host their iconic Contemporary and Modern Asian Art auction for sprin  ...   Continue Reading »

Own a Piece of Football Legend Pelé’s Life

By   ON Mar 28th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

There are sports stars, and then there are legends. And, it is these legends that often rewrite history in golden letters. Juliens Auctionsthe auction house to the stars, is paying one such iconic figure in sports history a fitting tribute. This June, the auction house will host what is being touted as the most significant sports auction in historyPele: The Collection; putting up a vast collection of memorabilia, awards, personal property and iconic items from football legend Peles entire career for the first time ever.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Sotheby’s First Single Owner Auction of Contemporary Ink Art

By   ON Mar 21st 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Celebrating the beauty of ink art, luxury auction house Sothebys is all set to host its first single owner auction that will feature a collection of 80 pieces capturing the beauty of Chinese artists. Titled as the Origo collection, the auction scheduled for April 4th, 2016, lists art works from the late 20s.  ...   Continue Reading »

Sotheby’s to Auction a Million Dollar Blue Diamond

By   ON Mar 15th 2016 at 1:59PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

As part of the Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite auction to be held this April, luxury auction house Sothebys is all set to auction a beautiful blue gemstone. Unlike the other jewellery on the curated list, the blue diamond itself is worth four Rolls Royce Phantoms.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Antique Indian Furniture for a Summer Mansion

By   ON Mar 11th 2016 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Connoisseurs of everything antique will be excited to know about Saffron Arts next online auction. Celebrating timeless history and Indian art, the luxury auction house is all set to unveil a unique curation of traditional interior accessories including everything from an intricately carved table to an artistically embellished arm-chair.  ...   Continue Reading »

Biopic on Vincent van Gogh is the First Fully-Painted Feature Film

By   ON Mar 10th 2016 at 5:11PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Break-Thru Films, the production company headed by directors Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg, has released the trailer of the upcoming full-length movie called Loving Vincent. It is an animated movie that brings to life the legendary artists paintings. The project is produced by the Oscar-winning producer Hugh Welchman and directed by Dorota Kobiela.  ...   Continue Reading »

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