Aspire Art Auctions

Aspire X PIASA shakes up SA auction market

Aspire Art Auctions has announced a groundbreaking and unique partnership initiative, which commences with its next auction sale on 14 February 2020, at OroAfrica House, 170 Buitengracht Street, Cape Town. The auction house has teamed up with PIASA, a French auction house based in Paris...

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20 Nov 2019 Posted by Jacqui in Press Release no comments

Aspire Innovates Again in Summer 19 Sale

Johannesburg, 29th October 2019: Aspire Art Auctions launches an exciting week of programming to showcase its final sale for the year in Johannesburg, at the Gordon Institute of Business Science in Illovo. The innovative young auction house brings to market yet another outstanding offering of...

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30 Oct 2019 Posted by Jacqui in Press Release no comments

David Goldblatt, District Six

This David Goldblatt print does not appear within his vast archive of over 300,000 negatives bequeathed to Yale University in 2017. It was not included in the landmark exhibitions held at Centre Pompidou (Paris) and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (Sydney) in recent years....

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29 Oct 2019 Posted by Jacqui in Press Release no comments

Dumile Feni, Silence

The increasing availability of the work by the late anti-apartheid visual artist Dumile Feni into our public sphere is an invaluable privilege for our times. This bust, Silence (1986), is an important piece demonstrating Dumile’s fascination with faciality, and in general with the human body....

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24 Oct 2019 Posted by Jacqui in Press Release no comments

William Kentridge – If You Have No Eye

By 2014, William Kentridge had been drawing trees on dictionary sheets for some time. In 2012, he was invited to deliver the Norton Lectures at Harvard University.  He began preparing these in 2011, and wrote the first four lectures quite quickly, but then found himself...

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23 Oct 2019 Posted by Jacqui in Press Release no comments
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