Occurring tomorrow (4/4) at the Dallas Contemporary, and featuring a whole bunch of top names in the art world.
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.
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.
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.
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.
You can also bid online here
There’s a great group show curated by Jessica Hodin at the Bleecker Street Arts Club, Phillips hosts their First Digital Art Auction (in partnership with Tumblr), Banksy has a truck rolling around, and Suzanne McClelland is at Team Gallery.
A selection of lots from the ‘Motorcars’ session of Bonham’s Quail Lodge Auction.
Basquiat’s resume, which recently sold for $50,000