Contemporary Art

Overview

Our international team comprises highly specialized experts and senior representatives strategically positioned in New York, London, Hong Kong, Milan, and Paris. With their passion, expertise and global reach they attract sellers and buyers from all over the world and achieve record results, including many of the highest prices ever achieved in this category.

Contemporary Art auctions are held in New York during November and May, London in October and June and Hong Kong in April and October. Other Contemporary Art auctions are held in Paris, Milan and Doha.

In addition to auctions, Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Department organises selling exhibitions and private sales of fine paintings, drawings, photographs and installations by a wide range of artists and schools from early Abstract Expressionism through to the present day.

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If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work in one of Sotheby's Contemporary Art sales, please click here.

Contact Us

NEW YORK:
+1 212 606 7254
LONDON:
+44 (0)20 7293 5744
HONG KONG:
+852 2822 8136
PARIS:
+33 1 53 05 53 38
MILAN:
+39 02 2950 0299

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Contacts

  • Contemporary Art
    Grégoire Billault
    Senior Vice President | Head of Department
    New York
  • Contemporary Art
    Alex Branczik
    Senior Director | Head of Contemporary Art, Europe
    London
  • Contemporary Art
    Oliver Barker
    Senior Director | Chairman, Europe | Business Development, Europe
    London
  • Contemporary Art
    Yuki Terase
    Director | Head of Contemporary Art, Asia
    Hong Kong
  • Contemporary Art
    Amy Cappellazzo
    Chairman | Executive Vice President
    New York
  • Contemporary Art
    Allan Schwartzman
    Chairman | Executive Vice President
    New York
  • Lisa Dennison
    Chairman, North and South America
    New York
  • Contemporary Art
    Michael Macaulay
    Senior Vice President | Senior International Specialist
    New York
  • Contemporary Art
    Isabelle Paagman
    Senior Director | European Head of Private Sales
    London
  • Contemporary Art
    Leslie Prouty
    Senior Specialist | Senior Vice President
    New York
  • Contemporary Art
    Caroline Lang
    Chairman, Switzerland | Deputy Chairman, Europe | Senior Director
    Geneva
  • Contemporary Art
    Claudia Dwek
    Chairman, Contemporary Art, Europe | Deputy Chairman, Europe | Chairman, Italy
    Milan
  • Contemporary Art
    Stefano Moreni
    Vice-président, France | Senior Director | Head of Department
    Paris
    stefano.moreni@sothebys.com
    + 33 1 53 05 53 38
  • Contemporary Art
    David Schrader
    Head of Private Sales | Senior Vice President
    New York
    David.Schrader@sothebys.com
    +1 212 894 1609
  • Contemporary Art
    James Sevier
    Senior Director | Senior Specialist | Head of Evening Auctions
    London
  • Contemporary Art
    Nick Mackay
    Senior Business Director
    London
  • Contemporary Art
    Zach Hefferen
    Business Manager | Vice President
    New York
    zachary.hefferen@sothebys.com
    +1 212 894 1036
  • Contemporary Art
    Courtney Kremers
    Senior Vice President | Head of Day Sale
    New York
    Courtney.Kremers@sothebys.com
    +1 212 606 7253
  • Contemporary Art
    Martin Klosterfelde
    Senior Director | Senior Specialist
    London
  • Contemporary Art
    Bastienne Leuthe
    Senior Director | Senior Specialist
    London
  • Contemporary Art
    Saara Pritchard
    Senior Specialist | Vice President
    New York
    Saara.Pritchard@sothebys.com
  • Contemporary Art
    Ed Tang
    Vice President | Director
    New York
    Ed.Tang@sothebys.com
    + 1 212 894 1598
  • Contemporary Art
    Elizabeth Webb
    Vice President | Specialist
    New York
    Elizabeth.Webb@sothebys.com
    +1 212 606-7254
  • Contemporary Art
    Olivier Fau
    Senior Director | Senior Specialist
    Paris
    olivier.fau@sothebys.com
    +33 1 53 05 53 60
  • Contemporary Art
    Olivia Thornton
    Senior Director | Head of Day Sales
    London
    olivia.thornton@sothebys.com
    +44 20 72 93 5809
  • Contemporary Art
    George O'Dell
    Director | Head of Contemporary Art Private Sales
    London
    george.odell@sothebys.com
    +44 20 7293 5936
  • Contemporary Art
    Jacky Ho
    Director | Specialist
    Hong Kong
  • Contemporary Art
    David Galperin
    Head of Evening Sale | Vice President
    New York
    David.Galperin@sothebys.com
    +1 212 606 7254
  • Contemporary Art
    Joanna Steingold
    Director | Head of Contemporary Curated
    London
    joanna.steingold@sothebys.com
    +44 20 7293 5817
  • Impressionist & Modern Art
    Julie Noble
    Director | Senior Project Manager
    London
    julie.noble@sothebys.com
    +44 20 7293 5392
  • Contemporary Art
    Meghan McDonald
    Specialist | Assistant Vice President
    New York
    Meghan.McDonald@sothebys.com
    +1 212 606 7254
  • Contemporary Art
    Emma Baker
    Deputy Director | Specialist | Head of Research
    London
    emma.baker@sothebys.com
    +44 207 293 5569
  • Contemporary Art
    Nicole Schloss
    Assistant Vice President | Head of Morning Sessions | Specialist
    New York
    nicole.schloss@sothebys.com
    +1 212 606 7254
  • Contemporary Art
    Tom Eddison
    Deputy Director | Specialist
    London
    tom.eddison@sothebys.com
    +44 20 7293 5782
  • Contemporary Art
    Harrison Tenzer
    Specialist | Head of Online Sales
    New York
    Harrison.Tenzer@sothebys.com
    +1 212 894 1862
  • Contemporary Art
    Raphaelle Blanga
    Senior Director | Head of Department
    Milan
    raphaelle.blanga@sothebys.com
    +39 02 2950 0225

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