Is Christies open to public?
Christie’s is basically a free museum with unique items that change often. right at the Rockefeller Center area. It is free and open to the public. You will find extensive exhibitions of jewelry, paintings, furniture and more.
How do I watch Christie’s auction live?
Available both on desktop and now optimised for mobile devices, Christie’s LIVE™ allows clients to place bids or view an auction in real time on our Christie’s iOS mobile app or from your mobile web browser. Clients who wish to bid online with Christie’s LIVE™ should register at least 24 hours in advance of the sale.
How does Christie’s auction work?
Throughout a live sale, the auctioneer accepts telephone, online bids via Christie’s Live, live bids in the saleroom and absentee bids to determine the final hammer price and buyer of each item offered for sale. An online sale is open for bidding over the course of several days.
Can anyone sell at Christie’s?
You can sell your art at Christie’s after you become a famous, and critically esteemed, artist. But not otherwise. As Michelle Gaugy already said artists can’t sell their works via auction houses – usually!
How do you get into Christie’s auctions?
Just visit your online account, or the Auction Calendar, find the sale you want and select ‘Join auction’. For applicable sales, you may place your bid via Christie’s LIVE™ in one of two ways, by either submitting a “max bid” or submitting a “bid”.
Can you walk into Christies?
There is a talk, a pop-up bar, and you are free to walk around and look at the art which will later be auctioned.
Who can sell on Christie’s?
As Christie’s sells art from the secondary market only, we are not able to consign work from individual artists or their representatives. The secondary market constitutes galleries, dealers, or previous owners of works for which Christie’s has a market.
How does a Christie’s auction work?
If you are logged into your account on the app or website, simply find the sale and items you wish to bid on, and enter the maximum bid amount you wish to go up to. Christie’s Online auctions offer selected works at an attractive price point, inviting to both new and established buyers.
Why visit christchristie’s Hong Kong Autumn Auctions 2019?
Christie’s Hong Kong Autumn Auctions 2019 will take place from 22-27 November at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. Experience the best of art and luxury through an exciting week of exhibitions, previews and forums. Don’t miss the spectacular auctions that showcase an exceptional selection of pieces from 20th Century…
What is christchristie’s Asia Pacific?
Christie’s in Asia Pacific creates exciting opportunities for passionate art collectors and enthusiasts to experience extraordinary works of art through live and online auctions, private sales, inspiring exhibitions and educational programmes. Mid-season sales are held in the James Christie Room at Alexandra House.
Where can I find Christies’live auctions?
Experience the thrill of our live auctions from the salerooms in Hong Kong to wherever you are, through christies.com, YouTube, our WeChat Mini Program and Weibo, as well as Artron, Yitiao and Artpro platforms. Visit the christies.com homepage or check back here on 1 December to watch the evening sales livestream events.
What does christchristie’s sell?
Christie’s currently holds sales in Asian 20th century and contemporary art, Chinese ceramics and works of art, Chinese classical and modern paintings, jewellery and jadeite, handbags and accessories, watches, and fine wine.