Record sales set at Sotheby’s Hong Kong Asian Art Autumn Auctions – round-up

Sotheby’s Autumn Sales wrapped up on 5 October 2016, demonstrating a continued interest in modern and contemporary Asian art.

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Inaugural Art Stage Jakarta shows the best of Indonesian art – round-up

Art Radar rounds up key highlights from Indonesia’s first boutique art fair of international format, Art Stage Jakarta.

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Reframing Modernism at the National Gallery Singapore: curator Lisa Horikawa – interview

National Gallery Singapore’s latest show “Reframing Modernism” is a jointly curated endeavour with Paris-based Centre Pompidou, exhibiting over 200 works from 48 modern artists from Southeast Asia and Europe.

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A new wave of energy in the art market – Christie’s Hong Kong Spring Auctions 2014

Christie’s in Hong Kong held its “The Era of Asia, The Art of Asia” spring sales on 24 and 25 May 2014. Although no records were broken, sales proved that regional collectors have growing appetite for art collection.

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Christie’s Hong Kong spring 2012 Asian art auctions: Modern sales outpace contemporary

Christie’s Hong Kong held their spring auctions from 26 to 30 May 2012. While several works sold above their estimates, sales of Asian modern art far outpaced contemporary.

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Higher level of international exposure for Southeast Asian art at Christie’s

Christie’s includes Southeast Asian art in their Hong Kong autumn 2011 Asian 20th century and contemporary art sales along with art from China and other parts of East Asia.

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Indonesian, Filipino prices rise at Sotheby's despite meltdown

  AUCTION SOUTH EAST ASIAN ART 2008 Sotheby’s autumn sales in Hong Kong were grim apart from the South East Asian sale which provided some much needed relief. The success of the sale prompted an ebullient quip from Sotheby’s entertaining auctioneer Chin … Continue reading

Chinese, Indian leading artists fail to sell at Sotheby's Asian Art evening sale October 2008

      REPORT FROM THE AUCTION ROOM Big name Chinese and Indian artists and several premium lot artworks failed to sell at Sotheby’s October 2008 evening sale of contemporary and modern Asian art but the sale pointed to a new trend … Continue reading