For Bradley Carbone

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One of our good friends got injured pretty bad in a snowboarding accident in Vermont this past February. To help handle all of the crazy costs that will come into play in the future, Bradley’s wide network of creative friends have set up an online auction to raise money and ensure that Bradley has everything he needs to make a full recovery.

Check it all out here, there are a lot of great things to bid on.

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“A researcher can never take his eyes off the job, even when watching Christmas movies at home.”

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A long-lost painting is on the auction block after an art historian spotted it being used as a prop in the background of the 1999 children’s film Stuart Little. Sleeping Lady with Black Vase by Hungarian avant-garde artist Robert Bereny has a starting price of $165,000.

$2.4 Million

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The final price at auction that a South Korean man businessman paid for Napoleon’s hat, apparently worn during the Battle of Marengo in 1800.

$26,500

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The price paid at a ‘Mantiques’ auction for the original micro mini dress and tennis racket from the world famous 1977 poster, The Tennis Girl. Reaching more than 7 times the high estimate, a 1979 edition of the often imitated poster was included in the curious lot. The buyer remains anonymous.

More Proof That Art Auction Houses Make The Worst Videos

Here’s the trailer for the Sotheby’s upcoming exhibition in London, BANKSY, The Unauthorised Retrospective, Curated by Steve Lazarides.

Mister Johnny Sotheby

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Steve Powers is auctioning off his first two paintings on canvas—two sides of one canvas—via instagram to help keep a friend and fellow artist in his Manhattan home. The opportunity to own this 72″ x 72″ piece of “Art History” ends June 2nd at 2pm. Bid quick and bid high.

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Bidding for the Position of Dr. Dre’s Personal Art Advisor

In an ideal world, the extremely wealthy would let me buy art for them. Equipped with no vested interests, no time for back rubbing and preening, only just an eye for nice pictures, it’d be a fantastic fit. With this in mind, I’ve selected 11 works of art from tonight’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction at Sotheby’s for Dr. Dre, hip-hop’s first billionaire. Lord knows he’ll need some decoration for that house he just bought.

Morning Dose of Cattlerap

Just add a beat to auctioneer Rhett Parks’ cadence and you got something special.

The Absolute Worst Video Containing Both Art and Skateboarding

Shown only so that you can get disgusted, laugh and shake your head at whoever thought this was a good idea, and then feel content with yourself by pressing the stop button and knowing that you could do better.

Installation View: MTV RE:DEFINE benefit auction

Occurring tomorrow (4/4) at the Dallas Contemporary, and featuring a whole bunch of top names in the art world.

All the info you need right here

Swell Move

On March 29th, Juxtapoz, UNIV and Chandran Gallery are putting on a special auction and exhibition benefit for Waves For Water, an organization on the ground in the Philippines, mobilizing an urgent clean water disaster relief initiative in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan. Here’s a look through the benefit boards.

Printables

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The Gavel Drops at Sotheby’s by Andrew Rice

The auction house is under attack by hedge-fund activist Daniel Loeb, who wants it to start making lots more money, in part by refusing to kowtow to rich folks like him.

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In an online-only auction, Christie’s plans to sell artifacts from the apartment Jean-Michel Basquiat shared with Alexis Adler from 1979 to 1980.

$200,000 – $300,000

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The estimated price for Han Solo’s DL-44 Blaster at an upcoming Hollywood memorabilia auction

Hamburger Eyes Annual Art Auction 2013

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Happening now.

$4.5 Million

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The price recently paid at auction by Jay Z for “MECCA,” a large, 1982 painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat.

Inanimate Witness

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Right now if you bid high enough, you can own Ian Curtis’s kitchen table

$301,000

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The current price at auction for Banksy’s ‘The Banality of the Banality of Evil’ which was donated yesterday to Housing Works. The oil on oil on canvas painting is “expected” to bring in $1 million for the charity. Bidding ends Oct 31st at 8pm EST.

Selections From Aperture’s Instagram Auction

It happens this Monday (10/28) and features a gaggle of big names

You can also bid online here

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