The Dubai Sale: Art From the Middle East
Location: Ayyam Art Center, 3rd Interchange, Al Quoz 1, Street 8, Dubai
Auction: Friday, April 15, 2011 at 6:00 pm
Dubai— On April 15, Ayyam Auctions will hold the Dubai Sale, its seventh auction to date, featuring nearly 70 lots by some of the Middle East’s biggest names in art. With the last Dubai Sale garnering over 1 million USD, this biannual auction has quickly become a cornerstone of the Middle Eastern art market. Kicking off Ayyam Auctions’ exciting 2011 program, this upcoming sale is quickly generating buzz, as it will feature remarkable works by the Arab world’s leading contemporary artists while offering museum-grade modernist masterpieces. With spotlights on two important private collections and several recent works by established trendsetters, the auction is expected to attract both local and international buyers.