Sotheby’s is delighted to present its inaugural Boundless: Dubai sale that will be taking place on 13 November in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, DIFC. The exhibition will be on public display from Tuesday 7 November in our gallery space at Level 1, Gate Village Building 3, DIFC. Presenting new perspectives on art from, and inspired by, the Middle East, the sale explores the influence of the region on artistic innovation around the globe.
A curated selection of works sourced internationally by a worldwide team of specialists, Boundless: Dubai creates a forward-looking dialogue for both new and seasoned collectors across the categories of 20th Century and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art, Design, Photography, Prints, Books & Manuscripts, Arts of the Islamic World, Orientalist and Contemporary.
Pioneering and museum-quality artists such as Jean Dubuffet, Damien Hirst, Zaha Hadid, Idris Khan, Sohrab Sepehri, Samia Halaby, François-Xavier Lalanne, Tamara de Lempicka and Ahmed Mater will be the highlights of this sale amongst other regional and international artists.
This inaugural auction is under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum with whom Sotheby’s has collaborated on a series of educational initiatives following the signing of an MOU with The Cultural Office.