18 August 2014 | Asian Art | ArticleInvesting in Innovation: An Interview with Arani BoseWith their groundbreaking gallery, Arani and Shumita Bose forever changed the landscape for South Asian contemporary art. Now as they launch their new nonprofit initiative, the +91 Foundation, we sat down with Arani to discuss the couple’s collection, the stories behind their favorite works and why investing in ideas is one of the most fruitful—and rewarding—ways to collect art.
4 August 2014 | Collections | ArticleFamous and InfamousSince buying the iconic red dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes David Gainsborough Roberts has amassed a vast collection of iconic memorabilia associated with the famous and the infamous of the 20th century. Ahead of an exhibition at Christie’s South Kensington he talks to us about how he first started collecting and his most treasured pieces.
25 July 2014 | Jewelry & Watches | VideoInvitation to Consign: Important Watches, Hong KongFollowing another record-breaking year for Christie’s international watch department in 2013 and an extremely successful series of sales in Dubai, Geneva, Hong Kong and New York in Spring 2014, we are now accepting consignments to our forthcoming Important Watches auction in November in Hong Kong.
15 July 2014 | Fine Art - Other | VideoOut of the Ordinary 2014The increasing global demand from collectors of the unusual and eclectic calls for the highly acclaimed Out of the Ordinary sale to be complemented by an online auction. This curated selection offers a further opportunity to acquire the unique and novel. Bidding online is simple and convenient, just sign up and bid between 27 August and 10 September.