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Exhibition & Auction
1st Nov - 14th Nov
Auction 14th Nov, 6pm
“SYSON have organised a contemporary art auction event and exhibition which will take part in November this year, preceded by a two-week exhibition.
The exhibition will take place at SYSON in Nottingham between Saturday 1st November and Friday 14th November. Exhibition times will be as usual – Wednesday to Saturday 12noon – 5pm or by appointment.
The auction itself will take place on Friday 14th Nov, in the evening.
Guests are welcome to come along for a last minute viewing & refreshments from 6pm, but bidding will begin at 7pm promptly. All artworks purchased may be redeemed at the auction event or delivered (within Nottingham) for a small extra fee.
The 50 works of art for sale include small drawings, sketches, prints and editions, small paintings, 3D work, photography and small scale sculptures. Prices range from around £50 to £300+
50% of the sale price will go directly to the artists and 50% goes towards the development of the Reading Room programme at SYSON gallery.
Artists selected include a broad range; from the fresh, green and recently graduated to the fully emerged, award winning kind. 50% live and work in Nottingham and 50% live and work elsewhere. 50% are female and 50% are male. Bidding will begin at £50. Works not reaching the reserve price set in negotiation with the artist and the gallery will remain unsold. Sealed bids will also be encouraged from those booked to take part in the auction.
Confirmed artists include:
Ikran Abdille, Liam Aitken, Ralph Anderson, Tristram Aver, Bruce Asbestos, Jackie Berridge, Andrew Bracey, Oliver Braid, Darren Banks, Jonathan Baldock, Louisa Chambers, Gordon Dalton, Frances Disley, Neil Dixon, Sean Edwards, Dave Evans, Susan Finlay, Blue Firth, S Mark Gubb, Robert Holcombe, Kevin Hunt, Andy Jackson, Candice Jacobs, Jake Kent, Anneliese Krueger, Geoff Diego Litherland, John Newling, Rebecca Ounstead, Yelena Popova, Simon Raven, Lois Gardner Sabet, Ben Sadler, Bobby Sayers, James E Smith, Emily Speed, Alexander Stevenson, Chie Hosaka Soneka, Mimei Thompson, Oliver Tirré, Rob Van Beek, Thomas Wright and others tbc.
THIS EVENT IS FREE TO ATTEND BUT BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL.