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Simon Stone: The Diversity Triptych

In 1979, a young and restless Simon Stone set off for Italy. The previous year, he had completed his art studies at Michaelis School of Fine Art in Cape Town, where he spent five years of constructive creative and artistic development as a student under…

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10 Nov 2017

Siyakhula Michaelis Art Auction

It is not unusual to find artworks by William Kentridge, Penny Siopis, Athi-Patra Ruga and Jane Alexander leading an auction sale. These contemporary art stars with impressive international profiles generate attention. However, the appearance of significant works produced and donated by these leading figures at…

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07 Sep 2018

AUTUMN 19 AUCTION WEEK LINEUP

PREVIEW OPENING Wednesday 27 February | 5 to 8 pm RSVP PUBLIC PREVIEW Thursday 28 February to Sunday 3 March | 10 am to 5 pm ART TALKS | SATURDAY 2 MARCH 11 am to 12 pm Skotnes – Across Generations: Pippa and John Skotnes…

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08 Feb 2019

ASPIRE ART AUCTIONS IN CAPE TOWN COUP

  Aspire sets a new bar for the market in its latest Autumn 19 Auction in Cape Town, with a South African auction record for its cover lot, an early work by international star Marlene Dumas achieving over R7 million. Further successful sales include a…

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04 Mar 2019

Bidding from Europe with Aspire Art Auctions

You may think that bidding from Europe with Aspire Art Auctions in Johannesburg or Cape Town is expensive or complicated, but it’s not the case! Here’s a useful checklist that shows you how easy it is to bid with us, whether you live in Paris,…

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23 May 2019

Enchérir en Europe chez Aspire Art Auctions

Contrairement aux idées reçues, enchérir à partir d’un pays européen lors d’une vente aux enchères Aspire Art Auctions à Johannesburg ou Cape Town n’est ni compliqué ni coûteux, bien au contraire ! Voici quelques informations qui vous rassureront et vous convaincront d’enchérir avec nous, que vous…

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23 May 2019