SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS is pleased to announce SPOTLIGHT ON PHOTOGRAPHY - an auction of contemporary and classic photography and photo-based work taking place Saturday, April 26, 2014 beginning at 4pm at Bergamot Station in Santa Monica, CA. Previews begin April 1, 2014 in conjunction with the Month of Photography Los Angeles [MOPLA] at Bergamot Station in Gallery A5 and online www.smauctions.com.
2014 marks the 30-year anniversary of SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS - an independently, owned and operated boutique auction house specializing in sourcing modern and contemporary art of all mediums.
Now a destination for vintage and contemporary photography collectors, SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS’ past sale highlights include work by Henri Cartier-Bresson, Richard Avedon, Sally Mann, Weegee, Richard Misrach, Alec Soth, Vik Muniz, Julius Shulman, Irving Penn, Andy Warhol, Sebastiao Salgado, Robert Mapplethorpe, Man Ray, Garry Winogrand and Robert Frank.
It is this curatorial ability to vet resilient and relevant artworks combined with live-internet bidding and an electronic catalogue to accommodate last minute consignments that solidify SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS as both a buyer and seller’s market.
Prospective consignors are invited to email submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org for a complimentary estimate.