• Follow Us: 

Trending :   Weddings      Travel      Celebs      Wines  


Lifestyle > Art Auctions

Interview: Bonhams Auction of Tipu Sultan's Weaponry

By   ON Apr 20th 2015 at 7:26PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

As the date for the sale of the legendary Tipu Sultans weaponry draws close, we speak to Claire Penhallurick of Bonhams who sheds more light on the historical auction.  ...   Continue Reading »

Appreciate Art at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris

By   ON Apr 13th 2015 at 1:02PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

The walls of Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, created by renowned architect Frank Gehry, for the first time, will be adorned with art works by world famous artists such as Picasso, Matisse, Munch and more. Here is why we recommend you to experience it when in Paris.  ...   Continue Reading »

Pundole’s Auction: From Classical to Modern Indian Art

By   ON Apr 6th 2015 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Celebrating India's heritage in art, Pundoles auction house is hosting the auction - Indian Art: Classical to Modern - slated to take place on April 9, 2015 at the Jamshed Bhabha Theatre, NCPA in Mumbai.  ...   Continue Reading »

Spectacular Collaborations between Luxury Brands and Artists

By   ON Apr 4th 2015 at 10:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Adding a unique signature to design is what makes the end-product something to remember. Guided by this notion, brands regularly team up with artists for their unique perspective, much to the delight of consumers. We trace some of the most memorable collaborations between luxury brands and artists over the years  ...   Continue Reading »

Roy Lichtenstein's Art Listed for $50 Million at Sotheby’s

By   ON Apr 1st 2015 at 3:54PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

If you wonder what $50 million get you from the treasures of contemporary art, the answer lies with Sothebys. The auction house has listed Roy Lichtenstein's The Ring (Engagement) (1962), for that heavy a price tag.  ...   Continue Reading »

Add the Iconic Amrita Sher-Gil Self Portrait to Your Art Collection

By   ON Mar 17th 2015 at 3:20PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

The New York-based auction house, Sotheby's offers rare art works and sculptures for collectors across the globe. This time they are showcasing one of the most iconic works by Indian artist Amrita Sher-Gil, her self portrait.  ...   Continue Reading »

Bonhams to Auction Rare Himalayan Masterpieces

By   ON Mar 17th 2015 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

The British auction house, Bonhams, is celebrating Asian Art in the city of New York. Like every year, the brand is set to auction some rare Himalayan masterpieces from India and parts of Southeast Asia.  ...   Continue Reading »

Winter Antiques Show 2015: Relive Your Love for Luxury Vintage Pieces

By   ON Jan 20th 2015 at 2:25PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Another edition of the Winter Antiques Show is here to enthral art enthusiasts and vintage lovers all over again. In its 61st year, this vintage show, exhibited in New York, will feature works from popular artists across the globe.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Kapil Dev’s NGO Khushii Gears Up for the 4th India on Canvas Auction

By   ON Jan 8th 2015 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

In its 4th year, India on Canvas, an annual art auction in collaboration with Kapil Devs non-governmental organisation, Khushii (Kinship for Humanitarian, Social and Holistic Intervention in India) is gearing up for up its 2015 stint.  ...   Continue Reading »

Using Bespoke Installations to Change Interior Spaces

By   ON Dec 24th 2014 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Described as three-dimensional works created to transform ones perception of the spaces in which they are exhibited, installation art is drawing the interest of the artistic community and general public, alike.  ...   Continue Reading »

Christie's Second Auction in India Fetches Rs 17.54 crores

By   ON Dec 12th 2014 at 3:42PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

On December 11, 2014, London auction house, Christies held its second auction at The Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai. It hosted Tyeb Mehtas Untitled (Falling Bull) painting, and the artwork sold for a staggering Rs 17.54 crore. The inimitable piece recorded the highest sale total for any modern and contemporary Indian Art Auction in 2014.  ...   Continue Reading »

Phantom by Peter Lik: The Most Expensive Photograph Sold

By   ON Dec 12th 2014 at 1:53PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

A picture speaks a thousand words, but this photograph is worth millions of dollars. Recently, Australian photographer Peter Lik sold his exclusive landscape image for a staggering $6.5 million (approx. Rs 40 crore).  ...   Continue Reading »

Artist William Turner’s Masterpiece Breaks Records at the Sotheby’s Auctions

By   ON Dec 9th 2014 at 3:49PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

At the Sothebys recent auction in London, one of William Turner's last masterpieces, Rome, from Mount Aventine set a world auction record with the work selling for 30.3 million (approx Rs 293 crore).  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Pundoles Presents the Art of the Himalayas

By   ON Dec 8th 2014 at 1:41PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Historical artifacts of the Himalayas will soon go under the hammer as Roshan Sabavalas curated collection is up for auction at Pundoles in Mumbai. From 9th century relics to 18th century rare cloth paintings, the collection portrays the rich culture and legacy of Tibetan and Nepalese art.  ...   Continue Reading »

Mrs. Mellon’s Rare Blue Diamond Breaks Records at Sotheby’s Auction in NY

By   ON Dec 3rd 2014 at 4:54PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Sotheby has been presenting auctions for iconic jewellery from the collection of Queen Josephine to Este and Evelyn Lauder. And this time, their auction of Jewels & Objects of Vertu from the Collection of Mrs. Paul Mellon broke records  ...   Continue Reading »

In Conversation with Amparo Sard on Her Debut in India at the Galerie Isa

By   ON Nov 18th 2014 at 2:48PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

The halls of Galerie Isa today will be flanked by beautiful paper creations by the Spanish Artist Amparo Sard. What adds a whimsical touch to this entire collection is the intimate reflection of human nature and anguish interpreted through perforated paperwork put together by the Spaniard.  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Straight from the Material Girl’s Closet

By   ON Nov 4th 2014 at 5:11PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Beverly Hills Julian Auction House and Marquee Capitals have ransacked Madonnas professional wardrobe, putting a total of 140 items under the hammer. The curated collection features some of the best from the popstars notable appearances and is now open to a bidding war  ...   Continue Reading »

Auction Alert: Own a Piece of Royalty at The Sotheby’s Geneva Auction

By   ON Oct 30th 2014 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

Be a part of the royal elite by owning an exquisite piece that once belonged to famous imperial women. At the Sothebys Geneva autumn sale titled Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, find an exclusive selection of jewels befitting the regal taste. The auction cum sale will feature a few of the finest diamonds and precious stones along with creations from some of the worlds most renowned jewellers  ...   Continue Reading »

These Women Redefine Indian Art on International Platforms

By   ON Oct 21st 2014 at 6:00AM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

As Indian artworks fetch record-breaking bids at international auctions, we take a look at some of the talented women artists focussing on their work and dedication in the field of art  ...   Continue Reading »

The First Ferrari Speciale A Fetches Rs 5.5 Crore at Auction

By   ON Oct 15th 2014 at 12:17PM IN Rated   Lifestyle 

The first example of the recently launched 2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale A (Aperta) to roll off the production line, has managed to fetch an impressive Rs 5.5 crore at an auction  ...   Continue Reading »

Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan

Tommy Hilfiger


He was posing for an exclusive team photoshoot