Indian contemporary art survey Chalo at Mori in Japan to March 2009


    INDIAN CONTEMPORARY ART SURVEY Chalo! India: A New Era of Indian Art 22 November to 15 March 2009 From the press release: “Chalo” is Hindi for “Let’s go.” With the words “Chalo! India” (Let’s go! India), we invite … Continue reading

Ravenel Art announces first Hong Kong auction of modern and contemporary art


  AUCTION NEWS HONG KONG In a move which supports the growing status of Hong Kong as Asia’s art market hub, Taiwanese auction house Ravenel Art announces its first Hong Kong auction of Contemporary and Modern Asian Art on Monday … 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

Christie's June 2008 South Asian Modern + Contemporary Sale records dominated by Indian works


INDIA Christie’s South Asian Modern and Contemporary 111 lot sale, held on on June 11 2008 in London, realised US$10,614,225. While 30% of the lots by over 50 Asian artists remained unsold, Indian master Francis Newton Souza’s ‘Birth’ realised US$2,487,931 … Continue reading