Sotheby’s Contemporary Curated

Sotheby’s “Contemporary Curated” is an auction of Contemporary Art during New York Armory Week in March.

Contemporary Curated 2017

Contemporary Curated is March 2, 2017 at 10am. The auction includes pProperty from the notable collection of Ed Cohen and Victoria Shaw.

Auction items are on view at Sotheby’s in the Upper East Side:
Fri, Feb 24 10am-5pm
Sat, Feb 25 10am-5pm
Sun, Feb 26 1-5pm
Mon, Feb 27 10am-5pm
Tue, Feb 28 10am-5pm
Wed, Mar 1 10am-2pm

The auction sold $26,000,000.

Brazilian Artists

Adriana Varejão (1964)

Chilean Artists

Light artist Ivan Navarro.

French Artists

“Clutching” 1999 by French-American scupltor Louise Bourgeois is one of the featured works. Its estimate is $350,000-$450,000. The lot sold for $612,500.

Jean Dubuffet.
Contemporary painter François Morellet (1926-2016)
Sculptor, painter, and filmmaker Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002)

French-Canadian Artists

Painter and sculptor Jean-Paul Riopelle

Italian Artists

Italian-American artist Angelo Filomeno
Italian-American artist Francesco Clemente
Painter Michelangelo Pistoletto
Sculptor Arnaldo Pomodoro

Mexican Artists

Gabriel Orozco

Puerto Rican Artists

Haitian-Puerto Rican-American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat “Untitled” 1981 The estimate was $400,000-600,000. The work sold for $804,500.

Spanish Artists

Spanish-American sculptor Richard Serra.

Uruguayan Artists

Uruguayan-American painter Caio Fonseca.

The image is Jean-Michel Basquiat “Untitled” 1981 courtesy of Sotheby’s. For more information about the art on sale, visit

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