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Tag: Barack Obama

  • Auction Industry

    Stair's An American Icon Sale: Property from the Collection of Joan Didion

    American novelist and essayist Joan Didion (1934 - 2021) penned some of the most engaging, entertaining, and thought-provoking works of the 20th and early 21st centuries. Many of her most memorable pieces are based on personal experience, including subjects such as parenting, aging, loss, growth, and change. In 2013, Didion…

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  • Auction Industry

    Important Artifacts From the Life of Nelson Mandela Highlight Guernsey’s Upcoming January Sale

    Mandela as prisoner. Image copyrighted by Lionel Shapiro. Image courtesy of the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Nelson Mandela delivered his famous "Speech from the Dock" while facing his death penalty on April 20, 1964. He concluded the speech by saying, "I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against…

    Important Artifacts From the Life of Nelson Mandela Highlight Guernseys Upcoming January Sale1
  • Auction Industry

    NFTs at Auction: SuperRare and Verisart’s 10 x 10 Series Kicks Off This Month

    With the introduction of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), digital art has become the latest craze among seasoned and new-age art collectors. As the demand for these artworks increases, SuperRare, the leading NFT art marketplace, has joined hands with Verisart, a blockchain certification platform. Together, the companies will offer a series of…

    NFTs at Auction SuperRare and Verisart’s 10 x 10 Series Kicks Off This Month4
  • Artists, Auction Industry

    Artist to Know: Faith Ringgold

    Political Works from American Artist Offered in Black Art Auction’s Upcoming Event Artists struggling to continue creating amid a public health crisis and the ongoing fight for racial justice may find inspiration in Faith Ringgold. “I’m just keeping my eyes wide open so I can find a point of view…

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  • Auction Industry

    Artists and Auction Houses Brace for the U.S. Elections

    In the days leading up to a major presidential election in the United States, the art market joined the push to get out the vote. Many creators turned their attention to spreading education and encouraged U.S. citizens to exercise their rights.  Shepard Fairey broke into the fine art scene with…

    Artists and Auction Houses Brace for the U.S. Elections1