Phillips de Pury “Watercolors” is a selling exhibition featuring a diverse group of contemporary works by artists who have moved beyond using watercolor paint as an auxiliary mode of expression. Curated by Kristin Sancken, the exhibition showcased over 80 abstract and figurative works that challenge the romantic ideologies associated with historical watercolor.
The spectacular and spacious Phillips de Pury headquarters in Chelsea overlooks the celebrated Highline and Hudson River. Phillips was founded in London in 1796. As the only international auction house to concentrate exclusively on contemporary culture, Phillips de Pury & Company has established a commanding position in the sale of Contemporary Art, Design, Photographs, Editions and Jewelry. Through the passionate dedication of its team of specialists, Phillips de Pury & Company has garnered an unparalleled wealth of knowledge of emerging market trends.
FEATURED CONTEMPORARY WORKS BY BEN BLATT, DELIA BROWN, JULIA COLAVITA, SERENA COLE, ANNIKA CONNOR, TEODOR DUMITRESCU, ERIC FISCHL, ROY FOWLER, RICHARD GABRIELE, JILL GALARNEAU, TIM GARDNER, JOHN GORDON GAULD, JUDITH HUDSON, AUBREY LEARNER, EVA LUNDSAGER, ANDREA MARY MARSHALL, MARTINA MOLIN, KANISHA RAJA, LAURIE REID, WILLY BO RICHARDSON, CHARLES RITCHIE, ALEXIS ROCKMAN, ELIZABETH ROGERS, LOLA SCHNABEL, BILLY SULLIVAN, PHILIP TAAFE AND DARIUS YEKTAI
Phillips de Pury & Company
450 West 15th Street 3rd Fl, 212-940-1200
New York, New York
October 1 – October 19, 2012