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Artview: What Women Reveal in their Art 

Women Artists – the Future of the Art Market August is the month in which South Africans celebrate women and Aspire pays tribute to women in art by looking back at selected works that have featured prominently on our auctions since 2016. According to the…

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08 Aug 2018

Aspire Presents at ARR Forum

Aspire Art Auctions presented at the DALRO (Dramatic, artistic and literary rights organisation) forum on the Artist’s Resale Right (ARR) held at the Bag Factory on 22 June. The event was co-convened by art consultancy Mak.Dct, and was intended to lobby artists, raise awareness and…

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10 Jul 2018

Aspire by Innibos Laeveld Nasionale Kunstefees

Nuuskierig oor ʼn kunswerk? Kom ontmoet Aspire Art Auctions se kunskenners wat hul breë kennis gaan deel en raad gee oor die koop en verkoop van kuns. Kunswaardasies word ook behartig en hulle sal beskikbaar wees vir informele gesprekke. visit http://innibos.co.za/kuns2018/kunswaardering/ KUNSWAARDERING Aangebied deur: Aspire Art Auctions…

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25 Jun 2018

Aspire at the National Arts Festival, Grahamstown

Aspire Art Auctions & Grahamstown Arts Festival Programme   VENUE | Department of Fine Art seminar room, Somerset Street, Grahamstown DATES | 28th June to 2nd July   Thursday 28th June 10:00 – 16:00:  Aspire Valuations of Fine Art (Fine Art seminar room,  Somerset Street) 11:00…

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25 Jun 2018

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