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Major Artists Come Together to Support Art UK

Bidding has commenced for Art UK’s auction fundraiser Buy Art to Help Art UK. Over 140 artists from around the UK have come together to support Art UK’s groundbreaking work democratising access to the national art collection. The auction features pieces by some of the nation’s most prominent established artists together with many exciting new up-and-coming painters, sculptors and printmakers. With works priced from £50 to £50,000 this is a unique opportunity for collectors of...

Time+Tide Watches Holds “Watch & Act” Charity Auction to Aid Australian Wildfire Crisis

As devastating bush fires continue to rage in Australia, local online watch magazine Time+Tide Watches is mobilising a group of concerned companies from around the industry to raise money to aid the crisis. Taking its name from an official bush fire threat level, Watch & Act has so far received responses from 16 premium brands, some of which, including Hublot and Zenith, are providing unique pieces for the auction.   The Zenith Pilot Type 20...

World Record Timepiece Auction Price Smashed By Patek Philippe For Only Watch Charity

A Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime reference 6300A-010 wristwatch created specially for the 2019 Only Watch charity auction has smashed world records for any timepiece when it sold for CHF 31 million (around £23m). The annual charity event in Geneva was this year raising money for Muscular Dystrophy research, and 99 percent of the revenue of the auction goes to the charity. Two Dials The Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime reference 6300A-010 was created specially for Only...

Ai Weiwei Among International Artists in ‘Art of Wishes’ Gala

Non-profit organisation Make-A-Wish Foundation is to hold a charity auction showcasing artwork from more than 20 international artists. The Art of Wishes Gala is to be held in the Royal Horticultural Halls in London on the 1st October and hosted by Make-A-Wish supporter and comedian David Walliams. The independent charity grants the wishes of critically ill children and supports their families in times of hardship and difficulty. See Also: Classic Marilyn Monroe Photographs for Online...

MTV RE:DEFINE 2019 Art Auction and Gala Raises Funds for George Michael’s HIV Foundation

MTV’s RE:DEFINE 2019 art auction and gala on 29th March in Dallas, presented by the MTV Staying Alive Foundation in partnership with The Goss-Michael Foundation, will benefits HIV prevention and education through the charity set up according to the wishes of the late George Michael. The evening will include a charity auction of twenty-five curated pieces of contemporary art and luxury experiences. The Goss-Michael Foundation is custodian of one of the leading contemporary British art...

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