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Julien’s Auctions has announced a three-day auction event celebrating Hollywood actress Elizabeth Taylor, taking place from Friday 6th December to Sunday 8th December. The Property From The Lifestyle Of Elizabeth Taylor event will exhibit an immense selection of some of Elizabeth Taylor’s most iconic outfits, costumes and accessories. See Also: Never Before Seen Elizabeth Taylor Memorabilia To Be Sold At Julien’s Auctions  Darren Julien, President/Chief Executive Officer of Julien’s Auctions said: “Elizabeth Taylor was a...

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Imminence, a new climate-inspired public art commission produced by Artichoke – the creative team behind the nationally-acclaimed Lumiere Festival – will light up Bloomberg Arcade in the City of London from 5th December 2019. Commissioned by Bloomberg Philanthropies and designed by NOVAK, in collaboration with Hazel Dunn and Ed Carter, the immersive installation will illuminate the full length of Bloomberg Arcade with shape-shifting projections highlighting the impact of human-led climate change on our planet. Imminence...

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Ronnie Wood, best known as guitarist for the Rolling Stones, is opening a popup exhibition at Carousel, 71 Blandford Street, London to showcase his artwork. Opening on the 13th December, The Ronnie Wood Collection will give visitors the chance to see some of his best-loved paintings and never before seen works, as well as a series of limited edition signed prints. See Also: Keith Flint Auction ‘Surpasses Expectations and Raises £347k  “I’m always looking for...

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All four artists shortlisted for the 2019 Turner Prize have been named joint winners after they collectively argued that the judges should recognise the causes of “commonality, multiplicity and solidarity”. The award ceremony in Margate on Tuesday 3rd December made history as Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Helen Cammock, Oscar Murillo and Tai Shani were named the collective winners after they jointly wrote to the judges. Helen Cammock read out a joint statement on stage. The artists,...

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Drawing on key elements of its WAMM Master Chronosonic, Wilson Audio’s new Chronosonic XVX, retailing at £330,000 per pair, represents “a new paradigm at the apex of loudspeaker design”. The Chronosonic XVX builds on Wilson Audio’s former flagship model, the hugely respected Alexandria XLF. It is the company’s new top-of-the-line transducer, excepting the late Dave Wilson’s magnum opus, the WAMM Master Chronosonic – which can be built to order for anyone with £700,000 to spend...

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A beautifully executed work by celebrated Scottish artist Samuel John Peploe (1871-1935) valued at £150,000 to 200,000 leads Lyon & Turnbull’s forthcoming Scottish Paintings auction on 5th December in Edinburgh. An elegant example of Peploe’s mastery of colour and composition, Still Life of Roses and Pear will be offered alongside a number of important works by the other Scottish Colourists John Duncan Fergusson, George Leslie Hunter and Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell. The Scottish Colourists Samuel...

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London-based ‘hybrid store’ COS, which showcases both fashion and art, has announced its latest line-up of installations by young artists including Studio Mieke Meijer, Charlotte Taylor, Haar East and Cody Cobb. The exhibition at the historic Coal Drops Yard, Kings Cross location is on until Spring 2020. Works include a light installation from Studio Mieke Meijer, The Space Frames, which explores physical and visual lightness, balance and stability. The new collection includes a unique array...

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An extremely rare portrait of Mozart as a teenager sold at a Christie’s auction for €4m (£3.4, $4.4m) in Paris, hugely over its original estimate. It was originally estimated to sell for €1.2m. See Also: Julien’s To Sell Iconic Hollywood ‘Golden Age’ Memorabilia The painting is believed to show the musical prodigy at age 13, and shows him sitting at a harpsichord in the 1770’s. It is believed that Mozart was on a tour of...

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Julien’s Auctions is offering a range of memorabilia from the ‘golden age’ of Hollywood movies. The Icons & Idols: Hollywood auction will take place on the 16th December at Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills. The auction will include over 400 items taken out of the vault and production archives of some of Hollywood’s greatest films, from the Golden Age to the modern day. Some items have been rarely seen are are coming under the hammer...

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Designed for the modern traveller, the Swiss-made watches in the collection start at €1,499.00 (approximately £1.350) including free worldwide shipping. Watch collector Matthew Cule created CuleM Watches by combining his two passions; a love of travel and luxury watches of the highest craftmanship. Each watch is delivered in a miniature elegant luxury ‘travel trunk’ box. CuleM’s World GMT Collection consists of three designs; The Portal, The Frame and The Lights. The dial of each watch...

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