• Posted 24 October 2016

    Phillips and Art Partner Announce Mert and Marcus Works 2001-2014

    LONDON

    This autumn, in collaboration with Art Partner, Phillips presents the selling exhibition Mert & Marcus: Works 2001-2014 – the first major solo show of celebrated photographers Mert Alaş and Marcus Piggott (Turkish, b. 1971 and Welsh, b. 1971), known as Mert & Marcus.

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  • Posted 12 July 2016

    Phillips Presents LIGHT SOURCE

    NEW YORK

    Phillips is pleased to announce LIGHT/SOURCE, a selling exhibition that will be on view in New York this summer. Featuring works from nine artists, including Olafur Eliasson, Sanford Biggers, Nick Cave, and Tracey Emin, this exhibition aims to explore the complex relationship between works of art using light and the contemporary viewer. LIGHT/SOURCE will be on view at 450 Park Avenue until 26 August.

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  • Posted 30 June 2016

    Phillips Adds Robert Manley and Scott Nussbaum to 20th Century and Contemporary Art Team

    NEW YORK

    Phillips is pleased to announce the appointments of Robert Manley as Deputy Chairman and Senior International Specialist of 20th Century and Contemporary Art and Scott Nussbaum as Senior Specialist and Head of 20th Century and Contemporary Art in New York. The addition of these well-regarded industry leaders will strengthen Phillips’ team of international specialists and broaden the range of expertise the auction house offers collectors.

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  • Posted 28 June 2016

    Phillips' Day Sale of 20th Century and Contemporary Art Realises £4,938,125

    LONDON

    Phillips' Day Sale of 20th Century & Contemporary Art realised £4,938,125 / $6,468,944 / €5,876,369.

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  • Posted 27 June 2016

    Phillips' Evening Sale of 20th Century and Contemporary Art Realises £11,873,000

    LONDON

    Phillips' Evening Sale of 20th Century & Contemporary Art realised £11,873,000 / $15,672,360/ €14,247,600.

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  • Posted 20 June 2016

    Phillips Announces Highlights from the June 20th Century and Contemporary Art Evening Sale in London

    LONDON

    The evening auction will offer 31 lots and will also include works by Anselm Kiefer, Joan Miró, Michelangelo Pistoletto and Raqib Shaw, among others. The sale is expected to realize a combined total of £10.21 million to £14.96 million.

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  • Posted 20 June 2016

    Phillips Partners with Artsy for Online Bidding Through Artsy's Live Auction Technology

    NEW YORK

    Phillips is proud to announce a new partnership with Artsy, which will allow online bidding in Phillips’ live auctions through Artsy’s digital platform. Kicking off with London’s 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale on 28 June 2016, bidders will have the opportunity to participate in the auction in real time, online, from anywhere in the world. Phillips’ auctions of 20th Century & Contemporary Art, Design, Editions, Photographs, and Latin American Art will all be made available to Artsy’s audience of collectors across the globe.

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  • Posted 15 June 2016

    Phillips Continues Asian Expansion

    HONG KONG

    Phillips is pleased to announce a significant expansion of its team of contemporary art and business development specialists in Asia. Sandy Ma joined the company as Head of the Hong Kong Evening Sale and a Specialist in Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art; Jane Yoon will join Phillips as an International Specialist and Director of Korea next month; and Annie Tang becomes a Senior Administrator for both the 20th Century & Contemporary Art Department and Business Development team.

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  • Posted 09 June 2016

    Phillips Announces Results from the June Editions Auctions

    LONDON

    Phillips' June auction of Evening & Day Editions realized £2,173,875/ $3,153,857/ €2,766,785.

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  • Posted 09 June 2016

    Phillips Announces Results of June Design Sale

    NEW YORK

    Phillips' Design Auction on 9 June 2016 realized $3,336,875/ £2,302,444/ €2,936,450.

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  • Posted 31 May 2016

    Phillips June Design Auction in New York to Offer Iconic Works Spanning the 20th Century

    NEW YORK

    On 9 June 2016, Phillips will host the auction of Design in New York, bringing together over 150 lots of the best in 20th century design. Spanning nearly a century of styles, and with estimates ranging from $1,000 to $400,000, this sale includes a strong selection of American Studio Craft, a group of eight lamps by Gino Sarfatti from a private Italian collection, and several iconic examples of French midcentury design.

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  • Posted 31 May 2016

    Phillips Announces Results from the May Watches Auction in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG

    Phillips, in Association with Bacs & Russo, held its second sale of watches in Hong Kong, selling a Patek Philippe for HK$19,720,000/ US$2,537,964/ €2,277,660, making it the highest price ever paid for a wristwatch at auction in Asia. Overall, the Hong Kong auction realized HK$150,669,500/ US$19,391,164/ €17,402,327.

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  • Posted 25 May 2016

    Phillips Announces Highlights from the June Editions Auction in London

    LONDON

    Phillips Evening and Day Editions auctions in London will present a strong offering of museum-quality original prints and multiples by celebrated masters of the 20th and 21st centuries. The two auctions will include over 240 lots, carrying a pre-sale estimate of £1.6 to £2.4 million, and showcasing works by Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Lee Ufan, Sigmar Polke, Damien Hirst, Julian Opie and Tony Cragg.

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  • Posted 23 May 2016

    Phillips Announces Results from the May Auction of Latin American Art

    NEW YORK

    Phillips' May auction of Latin American Art realized $4,646,125/ £3,205,826/ €4,135,051.

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  • Posted 19 May 2016

    Phillips Announces Results from the May Photographs Auction

    LONDON

    Phillips' auction of Photographs on 19 May realized £2,248,625/ $3,280,969/ €2,923,172, selling 68% by lot and 81% by value. 10 world auction records were set.

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  • Posted 18 May 2016

    Phillips Expands International Business Development Team

    LONDON

    Phillips is pleased to announce a significant expansion of its international business development team with the addition of Guy Vesey as Head of Client Advisory Services, Sophie Ducret as Head of Client Intelligence, and Caroline Porter as Head of Global Research for 20th Century & Contemporary Art. The addition of these London-based colleagues will add considerable expertise and depth to Phillips’ work with collectors and consigners around the world.

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  • Posted 16 May 2016

    Phillips Announces Change in Buyer’s Premium

    NEW YORK

    With effect from 16 May 2016, the Buyer’s Premium structure at Phillips auctions will be changed to 25% of the hammer price up to and including $200,000 (or £100,000); 20% of the portion of the hammer price above $200,000 (or £100,000) up to and including $3,000,000 (or £1,800,000); 12% of the portion of the hammer price above $3,000,000 (or £1,800,000).

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  • Posted 16 May 2016

    Phillips Announces Results from the Geneva Watches Auctions

    GENEVA

    The May watch auctions held by Phillips, in Association with Bacs & Russo, on 14 and 15 May 2016 realised a combined total of SFr. 32'548'000/ $33'306'743/ €29'402'987.

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  • Posted 12 May 2016

    Phillips Announces Second Watch Auction in Hong Kong Featuring Rare And Exceptional Collectors Timep

    HONG KONG

    Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo is pleased to present its second watch auction in Hong Kong on 31 May 2016 at Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Over 380 exceptional vintage and contemporary timepieces by the world’s most sought-after brands will be offered, which altogether is expected to realize in excess of HK$117 million (US$15 million). Of particular note, a superb selection of Patek Philippe, vintage and sporty Rolex and highly coveted exquisite pocket watches will be showcased.

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  • Posted 10 May 2016

    Phillips' 20th Century and Contemporary Art Day Sale Achieves $10,506,375

    NEW YORK

    Phillips' 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale Achieved $10,506,375/ £7,249,399 / €9,245,610, selling 77% by lot and 33% by value.

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