PRESS


December 8 2014
London – Phillips is pleased to announce the appointment of Damien Whitmore as Creative Director effective as of 5 January 2015. Damien will work closely with Edward Dolman as CEO and the senior management team to further strengthen the Phillips brand in support of the next phase of Phillips expansion and development. Working across all geographic locations of the company, Damien will also be involved with programming, exhibitions and corporate sponsorship.
November 25 2014
London – Phillips is pleased to announce highlights from the Under the Influence Sale at 30 Berkeley Square. The end of season auction which presents Contemporary Art by blue-chip, mid-career and emerging artists will offer 221 lots carrying a total pre-sale low estimate of £1,665,500 / $2,607,400 / €2,063,600 and a pre-sale high estimate of £2,408,000 / $3,769,800 / €2,983,500.
November 18 2014
RESULTS: London – Phillips November Photographs Auctions total £1,869,063 / $2,915,738 / €2,336,328 selling 79% by value.
November 17 2014
London - Phillips is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa King as Chief of Staff to assist in the expansion of the brand, strategy and business plan for the next phase of its development.
November 14 2014
RESULTS: New York – The Phillips New York November Contemporary Evening and Day Auctions totaled $62,714,438 / £40,024,533 / €50,072,462 selling 85% by value and 75% by lot. 
November 7 2014
Monaco – Renowned watch expert Aurel Bacs and Phillips join Only Watch with co-organizers Association Monégasque Contre les Myopathies (AMM) and the Monaco Yacht Show. The 6th edition of the biennial charity auction of unique timepieces, sold for the benefit of research into Duchenne muscular dystrophy, will take place in November 2015 in Geneva.
November 6 2014
London – Phillips is pleased to announce the creation of a Watch Department dedicated exclusively to the vast world of Fine Collectors Watches. The department, based in Geneva, will partner with the firm of Aurel Bacs and Livia Russo. Bacs & Russo, specialising in Fine Collectors Watches, has been established in response to the ever-increasing need for collectors around the world to easily access scholarship, guidance and quality across the board. 
November 5 2014
New York – Phillips is pleased to announce highlights from the forthcoming Latin America Sales, featuring 122 lots with a low estimate of $6,211,000 / £3,886,770/ €4,974,590 and a high estimate of $8,634,000 / £5,404,864 / €6,904,355.
November 4 2014
New York – Phillips is pleased to announce highlights from the forthcoming Contemporary Art Evening and Day Sales, featuring 243 lots with a low estimate of $57.9m / £35.9m / €45.5m and a high estimate of $84.8m / £52.6m / €66.6m. 
October 23 2014
Paris - Phillips is delighted to launch Role-play, celebrating the groundbreaking work of internationally acclaimed photographer Steven Meisel in a traveling selling exhibition for the photographer.
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Trish Walsh

Marketing and Communication Manager, New York

twalsh@phillips.com

+1 212 940 1224

Alex Godwin-Brown

Head of Press and Events, Europe

agodwin-brown@phillips.com

+ 44 20 7318 4010

Alexander Blanar

Press, Moscow

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+ 7 903 285 82 32