Hong Kong autumn auctions set new world records – sales round up


Sotheby’s, Christie’s, Poly Auction and China Guardian all had major auction sales from 4 to 9 October 2014 that, despite Hong Kong’s Occupy protests immobilising the city’s main arteries, registered attendance and bidding momentum setting new world records for Asian contemporary artists.

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Asia looks West – 7 exhibitions to see in June 2014


Art Radar brings you 7 shows exploring the linkages between East and West to see this month of June.

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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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artgenève 2014: A small fair with international aspirations


Four gallerists speak to Art Radar about their experience at Swiss fair artgèneve’s third edition, from 30 January to 2 February 2014, and what impact has had non-western art on collectors at this year’s fair.

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Art Stage Singapore 2014 builds bridges in Asia? – media round up


The fourth edition of Art Stage Singapore ends on a record sales high, with its new format of eight regional curated platforms.

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“Modest by international standards”: Sotheby’s inaugural China mainland sale receives measured reactions


Sotheby’s first auction in mainland China, the Modern and Contemporary Art sale on 1 December in Beijing, saw healthy overall bidding, selling 82 percent of lots and setting a new record for Chinese grandmaster Zao Wou-ki.

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Zeng Fanzhi’s “The Last Supper” breaks records at Sotheby’s 40th anniversary sale, Hong Kong 2013


Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi’s The Last Supper breaks record at USD23.3 million at Sotheby’s Hong Kong 40th Anniversary Evening Sale on 5 October 2013.

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