• 26 February 2015

    LONDON – Phillips is pleased to present Sigmar Polke: A Selling Exhibition from an Important American Collection 1967 – 2000, on view in London from 27 February to 13 March and in Berlin from 20 April to 14 May. The travelling exhibition of 39 prints and one multiple, Apparatus Whereby One Potato Can Orbit Another will be on view at 30 Berkeley Square in London before travelling to the Phillips exhibition space on Kurfürstendamm in Berlin.

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  • 13 February 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.

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  • 12 February 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*.

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  • 29 January 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).

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  • 27 January 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.

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  • 23 January 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.

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  • 13 January 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.

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  • 09 January 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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  • 18 December 2014

    New York – Phillips is very pleased to offer the third and final installment of its great fall 2014 sale: Photographs from the Collection of The Art Institute of Chicago. The sale is an online-only auction which offers 146 lots from the same distinguished source at a more accessible price point.

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  • 17 December 2014

    New York – The Collector: Icons of Design, Design Masters & Design Auctions total $ 20,026,075 / £12,816,688 / €16,020, selling 97% by value and 76% by lot.

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  • 16 December 2014

    London – Phillips is pleased to announce the appointment of Matt Carey-Williams as Deputy Chairman, Europe and Asia, effective 6 January 2015.

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  • 16 December 2014

    New York – The Collector: Icons of Design Auction totaled $14,241,250 / £9,114,400/ €11,393,000 selling 99% by value and 93% by lot.

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  • 08 December 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.

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  • 25 November 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.

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  • 20 November 2014

    NEW YORK – Phillips is proud to announce highlights from the 16 December auction The Collector: Icons of Design presenting 30 lots with a total pre-sale low estimate of $6,764,000 / £4,249,000 / €5,421,000 and a pre-sale high estimate of $9,695,000 / £6,090,000 / €7,771,000.

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  • 18 November 2014

    RESULTS: London – Phillips November Photographs Auctions total £1,869,063 / $2,915,738 / €2,336,328 selling 79% by value.

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  • 17 November 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.

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  • 14 November 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. 

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  • 07 November 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.

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  • 06 November 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. 

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