Phillips de Pury

Art Oct 2, 2012

Damien Hirst ‘Spin AK47′ for Peace Day 2012

For the Peace Day 2012, superstar artist Damien Hirst presents an AK47 machine gun, decorated in his signature spin painting style. The assault rifle/artwork will be on display at the ICA (Institure of Contemporary Arts) in London, as part… Read more
Art Jan 5, 2011

Ryan McGinness “Black Holes”

Now on view at Phillips de Pury, New York, Black Holes finds the “Contemporary Art Star” Ryan McGinness offering 24 works from his “black holes” series. These arabesque paintings explore the infinite universe, and over the collected… Read more
Books & Magazines Nov 18, 2008

The Auction Catalog as Artwork

Some prized research materials locked away in my library include a few rather odd auction catalogs. Amidst a good number of years of Christies, Cowens, Northeast and Sotheby’s Americana listings is a single catalog for a sale of rare… Read more
Art Oct 24, 2008

Saturday @ Phillips de Pury | October 25, 2008

Saturday auctions at Phillips de Pury & Company offer some stellar lots at relatively low cost estimates. This coming Saturday urban and contemporary art, design, photography and vinyl toys share the stage. Artists ranging from Takashi… Read more
Art Apr 14, 2008

Saturday @ Phillips – Art/Furniture/Toy Auction

Auction house Phillips de Pury & Company will be hosting the Saturday @ Phillips auction on April 26th. Besides contemporary furniture and art, that the auction house is known for, they will also be auctioning off toys, which was to … Read more
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