Date: July 14-29, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM on most days (please visit christies.com/auctions/first-open for daily viewing hours)
Location: Christie’s (20 Rockefeller Plaza; New York, NY 10020)
Tickets: Preview access at the 20 Rockefeller Plaza location is free and open to the public. For details on how to bid, please visit christies.com/auctions/first-open)
Event Description: Encompassing a standout selection of works with a wide range of styles and price points, the Summer iteration of the Christie’s FIRST OPEN Auction Series will be offered for the first time as an Online Only Sale, which will be open for bidding from July 14 – 29. The “Post-War and Contemporary Collection” features paintings, sculpture, works on paper, photographs and installations, including notable lots by Alexander Calder, Sol Lewitt and John McCracken, among others. The “Editions Collection” comprises over 200 editions and multiples by artists including Andy Warhol, Ed Ruscha and David Hockney.
All lots will be on view to the public at 20 Rockefeller Plaza throughout the duration of the online auction with extended evening hours Monday, July 18 – Thursday, July 21 and Tuesday, July 26, when the galleries will be open until 8pm.