21 May 2016

Weekend Highlights: Rebels, Contemporary Asian Art, Contemporary Abstraction, and more

A celebration of the wild, adventurous human spirit

 
 
 

May 21, 2016

 
 
 
 
 

Weekend Highlights

 
 

Rebels
May 20–31

 
 
 
 

Joseph Szabo
Priscilla, 1969
Est. 7,000–10,000 USD

 
 
 

This edgy sale pays tribute to both artists and subjects who reject convention and break all the rules. A celebration of the wild, adventurous human spirit, Rebels offers unforgettable photographs by Sally Mann, Marilyn Minter, Helmut Newton, Francesca Woodman, Joseph Szabo, Malick Sidibé, Richard Prince, Roxanne Lowit, and more.

 
 

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Contemporary Asian Art
May 17–26

 
 
 
 

Yayoi Kusama
Burning Ocean, 1978
Est. 11,000–15,000 USD

 

Liu Ye
Leave Me in the Dark, 2009
Est. 7,000–10,000 USD

 
 

Don't miss this stellar selection of paintings, prints, sculptures and more by some of today's most sought-after Asian artists. Our Contemporary Asian Art sale offers exceptional works by Yoshitomo Nara, Yue Minjun, Yayoi Kusama, Takashi Murakami, Liu Ye, Hiro Ando, Kim Tae-Ho, Kim Jongsook, and more.

 
 

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Contemporary Abstraction
May 17–26

 
 
 
 

Eduardo Chillida
Carnegie International Series for Carnegie Museum of Art Exhibition, 1979
Est. 3,000–5,000 USD

 

Despina Stokou
Crowd Pleaser II A1, 2015
Est. 6,000–9,000 USD

 
 

Explore and bid on innovative works by leaders of abstract art, including Frank Stella, Gerhard Richter, Sol LeWitt, Sam Francis, Thomas Ruff, Sam Falls, Peter Schuyff, Damien Hirst, Matt Connors, and Hans Hofmann.

 
 

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Trending Artworks

 
 
 
 

Marilyn Minter
Choke, 2005
Est. 20,000–25,000 USD

 

Roxanne Lowit
Kate Moss with Fag in Galliano, Paris, 1994
Est. 12,000–15,000 USD

 
 
 

Tseng Kwong Chi
Keith Haring on New York City Subway,
c. 1982
Est. 5,000–7,000 USD

 

Cindy Sherman
Untitled (Madonna), 1975
Est. 5,000–7,000 USD

 
 
 

Zhang Hongtu
All Natural, 1990
Est. 12,000–15,000 USD

 

Sol LeWitt
Purple/Green Curve, 1999
Est. 1,500–2,000 USD

 
 
 

Scott Campbell
Untitled (Open Skull and Roses), 2011
Est. 8,000–10,000 USD

 

Albert Watson
Kate Moss (Marrakech), 1993
Est. 5,000–8,000 USD

 
 

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Upcoming Sale:
Contemporary Photography
June 7–16

 
 
 
 

Alex Prager
Renée, 2010
Sold for 9,600 USD on August 13, 2015

 
 
 

artnet Auctions is pleased to announce the return of our Contemporary Photography sale on June 7. From vibrant experimental works to saturated representational images, we are seeking a variety of photographs by artists such as Vik Muniz, David LaChapelle, Marilyn Minter, Ryan McGinley, Ruud van Empel, Annie Leibovitz, Cindy Sherman, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Alex Prager, Erwin Olaf, Gregory Crewdson, Massimo Vitali, Nan Goldin, Kehinde Wiley, Thomas Ruff, Walead Beshty, Sandy Skoglund, Richard Prince, Andreas Gursky, McDermott & McGough, Steve McCurry, Sally Mann, Matthew Brandt, Wolfgang Tillmans, and William Eggleston, among others.

The deadline to consign is Thursday, June 2.

 
 

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