Top Destinations: Frieze | JABAL |YCA

Three destinations not to be missed and highly recommended for month of May 2014, three different cities and a main focus to support emerging artists, entities and collectors: Frieze Program in Frieze NYC, JABAL collective exhibition in Beirut and Ayyam Gallery Young Collectors Auction in Dubai. (Cover photo is artwork by Abdulkarim Majdal Beik “Beirut”…

Bidding On Middle East Art

Middle East art, contemporary and modern, has taken the attention of international art scene widely. The increasing number of visitors and collectors attending art fairs with main focus on Middle East art, curious-interest driving them to pass by galleries, gather for openings, follow up the news and articles about how it is changing yet evolving….

Christie’s Dubai Auction Hits Five Million USD!

Official results are out! Christie’s, the international auction house,  achieved $5,900,350 sales in  Modern and Contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish Art auctions held in Dubai on October 23 and 24, 2012. Part I of Christie’s Modern and Contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish Art auctions reached US$3,640,100 with 96% of lots sold, half of them above high estimate. Bidders from…

Over 60 ‘Must-Have’ Artworks at The Young Collectors Auction

Ayyam Gallery proudly presents the 14th edition of The Young Collectors Auction (YCA) featuring over 60 lots of contemporary painting, sculpture, photography, video and installation works from acclaimed and emerging artists throughout the Middle East. YCA provides a unique auction experience and an unparalleled platform for the aspiring and seasoned collector alike. The majority of  works estimate…