Author Archives: Saara Pritchard

Christie’s November 2011 Contemporary Sale Highlights

This Fall at Christie’s, we have a veritable art history lesson in the new: from masters of hand-painted pop, to the word wizards of the conceptual and the delight in discovery that characterizes installation art.   Hand-selected by pioneering gallerist Leo Castelli in the early 1960s, Pop artists emerged from the great shadows of the [...]
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Under Black Light- Revelation and Discovery in Christie’s May Evening Sale

As a Junior Specialist for the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale, my job at Christie’s is to document and research every work that comes in for the auction. With the help of expert conservators, artists, their studios, estates, galleries, consignors and of course, libraries, I trace the comings and goings of these WORKS OF [...]
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