Contemporary Art

Upcoming Auctions


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.

Our recent ‘white-glove’ evening sale in Hong Kong together with the highest combined sale total achieved in Asia’s history have set us apart for our extraordinary leadership in sales. Read more about our recent success in the latest market report.

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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.

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