Sotheby’s auction of South Asian Modern and Contemporary art on eBay – event alert


Sotheby’s auction of modern and contemporary art from South Asia will live stream on eBay. As part of the auction house’s New York Asia Art Week presenting a number of sales of Asian art and antiques as well as selling … Continue reading

Holiday art gifts: 8 contemporary art, art history and artisan books for the ‘Asian art lover’


Art Radar handpicks 8 contemporary art, art history and artisan books on the broad subject of Asian art.

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Sotheby’s London launches ‘India Week’ auction


Sotheby’s launches ‘India Week’ in London in October 2014, featuring close to 300 artworks, including fresh-to-the-market ones, spanning circa 1500 to the present and expecting to raise around GBP10 million.

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Saffronart Autumn Auction 2011: top 5 lots


Saffronart has reported that over half of all lots in their 2011 Autumn Art Auction were sold. A work by Tyeb Mehta took the top lot spot, selling for USD1,565,000.

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Celebrated Indian artist MF Husain dies in London


From humble beginnings as a movie billboard artist, MF Husain rose to become one of India’s most celebrated artists. He died in London on Thursday 9 June 2011.

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