• 24 April 2015

    NEW YORK – This spring Phillips will present the first-ever auction dedicated to modern Italian art to take place at a major auction house in New York. Driven by internationally prominent curator Francesco Bonami, the auction titled, The Great Wonderful: 100 Years of Italian Art, will reflect the depth of Italian art over the last 100 years and will present 64 works by both internationally renowned artists, and by those who are currently less familiar to an international audience of collectors.

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  • 23 April 2015

    LONDON – On 28 April Phillips will present the first Design Auction held in 30 Berkeley Square featuring over 250 lots with a pre-sale low estimate of £6.7m/$10m/€9.3m and a pre-sale high estimate of £9.9m/$14.7m/€13.8m.

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  • 21 April 2015

    NEW YORK – Phillips auctions of Contemporary Art in New York in May will be led by an important large-scale portrait by Francis Bacon (1909-1992) which is expected to realise $25 million to $35 million. The evening auction on 14 May will also offer a selection of works from a Private American Collection including examples by many of the most compelling American artists of the twentieth century, including Brice Marden, Ed Ruscha, Robert Ryman, John Chamberlain and James Lee Byars.

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  • 21 April 2015

    RESULTS: NEW YORK – The Phillips Edition Auction totaled $5,246,563 / £3,516,321/ €4,892,994 selling 82% by lot and 93% by value.

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  • 07 April 2015

    NEW YORK – Phillips is pleased to announce the inclusion of a selection of Works on Paper, from the forthcoming April Evening and Day Editions auctions. The Evening and Day sales will offer 312 total lots with a pre-sale low estimate of $3,604,000/ £2,422,930/ €3,318,142 and a pre-sale high estimate of $5,349,000/ £3,596,075/ €4,924,734

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  • 03 April 2015

    RESULTS: NEW YORK –The Phillips Photographs Evening and Day Auctions totaled $7,083,000/ £4,745,610/ €6,445,530 selling 80% by lot and 88% by value.

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  • 02 April 2015

    LONDON - Phillips is pleased to offer Marc Newson’s iconic Lockheed Lounge (circa 1990) which will appear as a highlight of the Design Evening Sale on 28 April 2015. Among the most influential and prolific designers of the last quarter century, Newson was appointed C.B.E. in 2010 by Her Majesty the Queen for services rendered to the field of international design.

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  • 01 April 2015

    LONDON – Phillips is pleased to announce highlights from the Under the Influence Sale at 30 Berkeley Square. The auction, which presents a selection of important and young artist’s will offer 189 lots, carrying a total pre-sale low estimate of £1.3 million / $1.9 million/ €1.8 million and a pre-sale high estimate of £1.9 million/$2.8 million/ €2.6 million.

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  • 20 March 2015

    NEW YORK –  Phillips is pleased to announce the sale of a Private American Collection featuring significant contemporary works of art by many of the most compelling American artists of the twentieth century, including Brice Marden, Ed Ruscha, Robert Ryman, John Chamberlain, and James Lee Byars, as well as Italians Giuseppe Penone and Alighiero Boetti.

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  • 18 March 2015

    GENEVA – Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo is pleased to announce details of their inaugural auctions dedicated to fine collectors’ watches that will take place on the evenings of 9 and 10 May 2015 at Hôtel La Réserve, Geneva. Highlights from the auctions will be available to view in Hong Kong (3 to 6 April), New York (10 to 14 April) and London (22 to 26 April) prior to the pre-sale exhibitions in Geneva.

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  • 05 March 2015

    NEW YORK – The Phillips Mid Season Contemporary Art and Design Auction realized a combined total $8,700,300 / £5,742,200 / €7,830,300 selling 85% by value and 73% by lot. The Contemporary Art and Design evening Auction totaled $5,618,500 / £3,708,200 / €5,056,600 selling 86% by lot and 87% by value. The Under the Influence Sale totaled $3,081,800 / £2,034,000 / €2,773,600 selling 70% by lot and 81% by value.

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  • 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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