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THE ART OF THE HORSE PRIVATE SALES EXHIBITION

THE ART OF THE HORSE PRIVATE SALES EXHIBITION

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EQUESTRIAN ART ACROSS THE AGES
SHANGHAI 21-30 October 2014
HONG KONG 21-25 November 2014

Shanghai / Hong Kong – Christie’s is proud to announce The Art of the Horse, a ground-breaking cross-departmental private sales exhibition to be showcased in Shanghai and Hong Kong this fall at the culmination of the Chinese Year of the Horse. Coinciding with the grand opening of Christie’s new Shanghai…

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Nickolas Grace: Tell Me Candidly | Part One

Nickolas Grace: Tell Me Candidly | Part One

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This is the first of a four part interview with the legendary Nickolas Grace.
From playing Albert Einstein in Dr Who to the Spanish poet, Federico García Lorca. The versatile actor and director is probably most loved and remembered for his roles as the dastardly Sheriff of Nottingham Robert de Rainault and the flamboyant Anthony Blanche in Brideshead Revisited.

Nickolas shares some of his…

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New York Daybreaker

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Daybreaker is fast becoming a global event. Originating from New York, it is an early morning club scene which is creating quite a buzz. Instead of going to the gym or a run in Central Park the cool kids are delivering their best moves on the dance floor where ever the Daybreaker event is being held at the time.

Maybe it’s time for us to all switch up our partying ideas and give the early hours…

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GILBERT & GEORGE: SCAPEGOATING PICTURES for London

GILBERT & GEORGE: SCAPEGOATING PICTURES for London

White Cube Bermondsey

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This will be the first opportunity to view more than 60 new pictures by Gilbert & George and a new large-scale work by Rachel Kneebone. Gilbert & George will be present and will be in conversation with writer and critic Michael Bracewell.

‘SCAPEGOATING PICTURES for London’ by Gilbert & George and ‘399 Days’ by Rachel Kneebone runs from 18 July – 28 September 2014

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Louis Vuitton Fall 2011

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Louis Vuitton Fall 2011

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Bottega Veneta Fall 2011

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Bottega Veneta Fall 2011

Getting Personal with Valentine Guinness

Getting Personal with Valentine Guinness

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Elle caught up with the multi talented playwright and singer Valentine Guinness shortly after the stage reading of his upcoming new play ‘Christine’ at The Tristan Bates Theatre, directed by Nikolas Grace.

Read on to learn about Valentines’ latest projects and what has been keeping him so busy:

How did you first get started into becoming a playwright?

I was always interested in drama when I…

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TRACEY EMIN’S MY BED ON THE MARKET

TRACEY EMIN’S MY BED ON THE MARKET

TRACEY EMIN’S MY BED
ON THE MARKET FOR THE FIRST TIME
YBA ICON SOLD TO BENEFIT THE SAATCHI GALLERY’S FOUNDATION

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On 1 July, Christie’s will offer one of the most iconic works from the YBA movement, Tracey Emin’s My Bed, 1998, in the Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Auction, London.
Building on Christie’s recent success with Sensation generation artists, including record prices for works by…

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Interview: All about Rokuro

Interview: All about Rokuro

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Public Description caught up with the talented and thoroughly lovely Brighton, DJ Rokuro. Find out what he is up to here:

Why the name Rokuro?

My parents thought it would be funny to give me a silly japanese name. But it turned out to be really cool;-)

Where does your passion/inspiration for music come from?

Nowhere in particular if I’m honest, I just create whatever style of music I feel like…

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Christie’s | Rarities and Rediscoveries | Silver | New York

The Good Ship Saint Andrew: An Important George V Silver-Gilt Nef, Omar Ramsden, London, 1928 (estimate: $100,000 – $150,000)

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On May 21, Christie’s is pleased to present the sale of Important Silver, which includes 140 lots ranging from an Important French Gold and Enamel Mounted Rock-Crystal Cup for the Paris Exposition of 1867 by Charles Duron, to a rediscovered quart Cann by Paul…

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