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Avenir Art Auction




Sponsored by Daniel Ford International

In aid of Jerwood Charitable Foundation

Auctioneer: Sotheby's

Venue: The Groucho Club

Wednesday 2nd, September' 15

Guests arrived at the Groucho Club for the inaugural Avenir Art Auction at 6pm to a champagne reception and a private tour of the works by co-curator Marine Tanguy. Each of the ten emerging artists displayed visually compelling artworks different in mediums yet cohesive in innovation and curation.

Artists: Sang Woo Kim, Tristan Pigott, Babajide Olatunji, Nikolas Ventourakis, Ewa Wilczynski, Lina Iris Viktor, Jennifer Abessira, Scarlett Bowman, Jelena Bulajic, Claire Luxton.

The auction was a success and thousands of pounds has been raised for Jerwwod Charitable Foundation towards an arts advisory project directed by Shonagh Mason.

A special thank you to all the artists that participated including the lovely donation from established artist Duggie Fields. Thank you to Sotheby's and Georgina Gold - senior Sotheby's auctioneer, Shonagh Mason - Director of Jerwood Charitable Foundation, committee members including Marine Tanguy, Kate Bryan, Niru Ritman, and Julia Royse.  All the first time art buyers and seasoned collectors and head sponsor Daniel Ford International.


Photography by Will Ruff