Enjoy an enhanced gallery experience.

Sotheby’s Beacon is a new application for iPhones and iPads that is being unveiled at the Sotheby's Impressionist & Modern Art Exhibitions in New York from May 1-5th

Sotheby’s Beacon will provide an even more immersive gallery experience, allowing you to view exclusive content for 10 featured works right at your fingertips. Each piece will be highlighted with bespoke videos, expanded lot information, and relevant articles for easy viewing.  

This app can be used at home or as an interactive gallery walk at the exhibition.  When at the exhibition, the app will prompt you to enter a new dimension of Impressionist & Modern Art along every step of the way.

DOWNLOAD: Sotheby's Beacon App

How does it work?

  1. Download Sotheby's Beacon App at sothebys.com/beacon
  2. Turn On Bluetooth and allow the App to utilize your location
  3. Pick Up your headphones at the client desk or use your own
  4. Click on the icon to begin your interactive gallery walk
  5. Look For the beacon icon next to select paintings indicating extended content
  6. Explore further content by clicking through the tabs on each lot page
Client Services representatives are available to answer any questions.