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Bonhams Achieve Blockbuster Sales of Chinese Art in Hong Kong Today...

HONG KONG.- Bonhams Hong Kong secured another ‘Golden Gavel’ triumph today (25 May 2011) with the sale of the legendary Mary and George Bloch Collection of Chinese Snuff bottles: Part III. All 142 lots sold out for a total of HK$38,361,600 (...

Important Diamonds and Signed Jewels to Highlight Final Jewelry Auction at...

NEW YORK, NY.- Following on the heels of Christie's blockbuster $78 million jewelry auction in Geneva last week, Christie's announces highlights of its upcoming sale of Important Jewels on June 14 in New York. This annual pre-summer event caps the spr...

Museum in San Diego to Stage Protest of Ai Weiwei’s Detention...

SAN DIEGO, CA.- The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego announces a 24-hour protest to call for the release of detained Chinese artist Ai Weiwei. On Thursday, May 19, a broad roster of MCASD staff, members, and community leaders will participate in a ...

Police Arrest Man after Theft from Heavily Guarded Forbidden City in...

BEIJING (AP).- Police have arrested a man they said broke into China's famed Forbidden City, the heavily guarded former home of the country's emperors, and stole seven art pieces made of gold and jewels, state media reported Thursday. It was the first ...

Police Arrest Man after Theft from Heavily Guarded Forbidden City in...

BEIJING (AP).- Police have arrested a man they said broke into China's famed Forbidden City, the heavily guarded former home of the country's emperors, and stole seven art pieces made of gold and jewels, state media reported Thursday. It was the first ...

Sotheby’s London to Offer The Bordeaux Winebank Collection Part III

LONDON.- Sotheby’s London is to offer The Bordeaux Winebank Collection Part III in the sale of Finest and Rarest Wines on Wednesday, 25 May, 2011. This follows Sotheby's sale of Part I in New York in November 2010, and Part II in Hong Kong in Janu...

Art Community Around the World Rally to Aid China’s Best-Known Contemporary...

LONDON (AP).- Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has vanished. But look around, and he seems to be everywhere. More than a month after one of China's best-known contemporary artist was arrested while trying to board a flight to Hong Kong, his name, his face and ...

Marathon Asian Auction Brings Over 4.5 Million at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

CHICAGO, IL.- With a saleroom packed full of international buyers, the majority from mainland China, almost 600 bidders online and the auctioneers’ book full of absentee bids, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers sale which carried a pre-sale median estimat...

A Collaboration between VIWA & Tomoaki Tarutani at the Karin Weber...

Hong Kong.- In the wake of the Japan earthquake and tsunami the world was in awe of the of the Japanese. Many said it was the root values of politeness and service to the greater good of society in their culture and national identity that helped the...

Sotheby’s Hong Kong to Sell Mei Yun Tang Collection of Paintings...

HONG KONG.- Following the success of the Spring 2011 Sale Series in April, Sotheby’s Hong Kong announces yet another important sale - The Mei Yun Tang Collection of Paintings by Chang Daichien - on 31 May 2011. The sale features 25 prominent paint...

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