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ASPIRE ART AUCTIONS SHRUGS OFF SLUGGISH MARKET IN LATEST SALE

Company achieves sparkling results despite tight economic conditions, selling rare works by Irma Stern, and setting a new world mark for Peter Clarke. World records are also set for Zander Blom, Paul Stopforth and Andrezj Urbanski in a major coup in the contemporary segment. TOP…

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18 Jun 2018

Aspire holds triumphant online book sale at 86% sell through

Johannesburg, May 2018: Aspire Art Auctions, the young, dynamic fine art auction house, recently held its latest online auction, which focused on art books. The sale was a huge success and proved conclusively that South Africa has a healthy market for quality collectable books. The…

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24 May 2018

2018 ASPIRE ROADSHOW

Meet the Aspire Art Specialists for a confidential, obligation-free valuation of your art one of the following arts festivals or roaming valuation dates.   ARTS FESTIVALS Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees (KKNK) | 28 March – 4 April 2018 Franschhoek Literary Festival | 18 – 20…

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14 May 2018

Art & Wine Fundraising Auction | Wednesday 25 April 2018

Stellenbosch University Choir in association with Winelands Dogs. We are proud to assist with the fundraising auction in aid of the Stellenbosch University Choir’s participation in the prestigious world choir eisteddfod, The Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod in Wales. The SU Choir is one of South…

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19 Apr 2018

ASPIRE ART AUCTIONS SEES SUSTAINED SUCCESS IN CAPE TOWN

The latest Aspire auction in Cape Town saw strong performances in the contemporary segment and  their varied and excellent sculpture offering. Cape Town: Aspire Art Auctions’ latest auction, on 25 March 2018, was only the second Cape Town sale in the blossoming track record of…

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26 Mar 2018

Aspire presents ART CONTEXT / KUNS KONTEKS at US Woordfees

  ART CONTEXT Presented by Aspire Art Auctions for US Woordfees 2018 Ever wondered about the value of art? Or how the art industry functions? Are you interested in art history? During this year’s US Woordfees in Stellenbosch, Aspire presents a special series of lectures…

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27 Feb 2018