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February 13 2015
RESULTS: London – Phillips February Contemporary Art Auctions realised a combined total of £21,144,200 / $32,350,600 / €28,544,600 and established six new artists’ records. The Evening Auction on 12 February totalled £17,689,250 / $26,887,600 / €23,880,400 selling 93% by lot and 96% by value*. The Contemporary Art Day Sale totalled £3,454,900 / $5,286,000 / €4,664,200 selling 84% by lot 88% by value.
February 12 2015
RESULTS: London – Phillips London February Contemporary Evening Auction totalled £17,689,250 / $26,887,600 / €23,880,400 selling 93% by lot and 96% by value*.
January 29 2015
London – Phillips spring auctions of Contemporary Art will take place on 12 and 13 February 2015 in London and will offer an impressive selection of desirable, market-fresh works, the majority of which represent many of the most exciting artists of the past 15 years. The auctions have a combined pre-sale estimate of £16.4 million to £24.1 million ($22.1 million to $32.6 million / €24.5 million to €36.2 million).
January 27 2015
London – Phillips will offer Ai Weiwei’s Circle of Animals / Zodiac Heads, 2010, at the Contemporary Art Evening Sale on Thursday, 12 February. The twelve gold-plated sculptures portraying the signs of the ancient Chinese zodiac are offered with a pre-sale estimate of £2,000,000 - £3,000,000.
January 23 2015
RESULTS: London – Phillips London January Evening and Day Editions Auction totalled £2,817,900 / $4,255,100 / €3,663,300 selling 98% by value and 91% by lot.
January 13 2015
New York – This spring Phillips will present the first-ever New York auction of Italian art at a major auction house. Driven by internationally prominent curator Francesco Bonami, the auction will reflect the depth of Italian art over the last 100 years and will present around 50 works by artists who are currently less familiar to an international audience of collectors.
January 9 2015
New York – Phillips is pleased to announce the appointment of Irina Shifrin as Chief People Officer effective 12 January 2015. Ms. Shifrin will be based in New York and will report directly to Edward Dolman, Phillips CEO and Chairman. In this role Ms. Shifrin will be responsible for Human Resources internationally.
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Press, Moscow

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