Posts Tagged ‘Christie’s’

The Economy’s Hurting, Storms are Raging, Contemporary Art is Doing Better Than Ever?

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Arts & Film, Museums

Photo Courtesy of Fotopedia By Alissa Fleck The New York Times recently published an article asking “What Is Going on With Contemporary Art?” The newspaper reported last week Christie’s auction house “sold 67 works… for $412.2 million, the highest total ever achieved in the [contemporary art] field.” The priciest piece was Andy Warhol’s 1962 “Statue of Liberty” for $43.76 [&hellip
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Oceana and La Mer Fete Christie’s “Revolutionary” Sale

Written by Avenue Insider on . Posted in Lifestyle

January Jones, Oceana Ambassador, joined Susan and David Rockefeller and Christie’s top executives Steven Murphy, Loic Gouzer, and Brett Gorvy to celebrate the exclusive screening of “La Revolution Bleu,” the documentary of the life and work of artist Yves Klein. La Mer – who has partnered with Oceana to raise ocean awareness around the globe [&hellip
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Christie’s Makes Its Bid to Save the Earth

Written by Avenue Insider on . Posted in Lifestyle

Christie's Third Annual Green Auction: BID to Save the Earth Renowned collectors, philanthropists, celebrities, and other influencers gathered en masse at Christie’s on Wednesday night for the third annual Green Auction: BID to Save the Earth. Hosts Susan and David Rockefeller and Anna and Graydon Carter welcomed Glenn Close, Coco Rocha, Olivia Chantecaille, Lauren and Sharon Bush, Amanda Hearst, Denise Rich, Angela Martini, and Angela [&hellip
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