Gallery auctions

From Amitabh Bachchan to students, creators bet their talent on non-fungible tokens

What is common between superstar Amitabh Bachchan and a 20-year-old artist couple. No, it’s not just that they like the movies. It’s not even that they hope to make a living from their profession. This is because artists, young and old, now think that NFTs or non-fungible tokens will help …

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The WazirX brand is betting big on NFT enthusiasts

Chennai: A pioneer of the NFT segment in India and South Asia, it provides a credible space for creators and collectors to acquire and exchange unique and exclusive works of art. Currently in beta, a total of 3,208 NFTs have been issued on the platform, of which 1,068 were sold …

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The wacky rise of NFT art collectors

Pablo Rodriguez-Fraile is shaking things up. It’s not that he doesn’t like his current Miami home. It’s more that he needs a place where he can make the most of his art collection. “The new house is going to have 15 or 16 screens all around and projectors,” said Rodriguez-Fraile, …

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Sikorski’s attic | The reader’s ashtray was made by the famous Brazilian sculptor | Home and outdoor living

Dear John: I’ve had this ashtray on a shelf in my garage for some time. It measures 8 1/2 inches by 8 1/2 and has never been used. While cleaning the garage, I picked it up and the bracket came off. I noticed the name and Googled it. It was …

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The Crescent City Auction Gallery’s Important September Estates Auction, September 11-12, features over 800 quality lots

Circa 1965 oil on canvas board by Louisiana folk artist Clementine Hunter (1886-1988), titled Uncle Tom in the Garden with Little Eva, signed lower right (estimate: $ 4,000 – $ 8,000). 19th century oil painting on panel after Domenico Tintoretto (1560-1635), titled La Madeleine Penitente, measuring 24 ½ inches high …

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Across the block

Tiffany tulip lamp Light up the auction WILLOUGHBY, OHIO – The group of the first American fixtures in the Milestone Auction on August 7 were from a collector and were led by a Tiffany Studios lead glass tulip lamp on a Tiffany Studios bronze bookcase base. It featured multi-colored tulips …

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Art Basel executive Noah Horowitz joins Sotheby’s as Gallery Whisperer, latest sign of industry category collapse

Ever since Noah Horowitz stepped down as director of Art Basel for the Americas last month, the art world has been wondering where the intrepid ruler will end up next. The guessing game is over. Horowitz left the art fair world and landed in an auction house. He will join …

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Here are the 15 most expensive works of art auctioned around the world in July 2021

It may be the summer heatwave, but the art market has never fully go on holidays. (Just ask the gallery assistant who is not authorized to respond automatically.) Despite a dearth of expensive lots, Old Masters sales in London and a handful of Chinese art auctions have made a listing …

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“Homeless” gallery after being ordered out of the downtown building

Broome County Arts Council is seeking new space for its downtown gallery after the installation had to leave a building in Binghamton that city officials deemed unsafe. The Craftsmen’s Gallery had been located on the first floor of the First National Bank building at 95 Court Street for two and …

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