Curatorial Voices: Modern and Contemporary Art from Africa

Live Virtual Auction, 28 February 2023

Curatorial Voices: Modern and Contemporary Art from Africa
About the Session

Curatorial Voices: Modern and Contemporary Art from Africa is a dynamic collaborative project conceived by Strauss & Co to address the need for diversified representation of artists from across the African continent in the secondary market. Curated by Strauss & Co Heads of Sale, Kirsty Colledge and Kate Fellens, with input by seven international art experts with embedded knowledge of Africa; Serge Tiroche, Valerie Kabov, Heba Elkayal, Danda Jaroljmek, Anne Kariuki, Dana Endundo Ferreira, Kimberley Cunningham. Curatorial Voices presents collectors with a broad selection of work by leading contemporary artists alongside select pieces by important historical artists.


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Curatorial Voices: Modern and Contemporary Art from Africa

Found 97 lots in session 1

Results include Buyer's Premium and VAT
Weaam El-Masry; Ox Tail Revel
Weaam El-Masry
Ox Tail Revel
ZAR 50 000 - 70 000
 
Ibrahim Ahmed; The things I hope to bury #9, I never revealed myself to them series
Ibrahim Ahmed
The things I hope to bury #9, I never revealed myself to them series
ZAR 75 000 - 95 000
 
Samir Fouad; Seven-Up
Samir Fouad
Seven-Up
ZAR 60 000 - 80 000
Sold for ZAR 79 350
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
 
Hussein Salim; Alsahara
Hussein Salim
Alsahara
ZAR 90 000 - 120 000
 
Prince Twins Seven-Seven; Procession
Prince Twins Seven-Seven
Procession
ZAR 20 000 - 30 000
Sold for ZAR 140 700
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
 
Robin Rhode; Girl with Skipping Rope, six
Robin Rhode
Girl with Skipping Rope, six
ZAR 350 000 - 500 000
Sold for ZAR 346 575
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
 
Robin Rhode; Pascal's Plates
Robin Rhode
Pascal's Plates
ZAR 40 000 - 60 000
 
Cyrus Kabiru; Amittai
Cyrus Kabiru
Amittai
ZAR 150 000 - 200 000
Sold for ZAR 175 875
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
 
Rodan Kane Hart; Figures and Forms, Shelving Unit
Rodan Kane Hart
Figures and Forms, Shelving Unit
ZAR 45 000 - 55 000
Sold for ZAR 93 800
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
 
Serge Alain Nitegeka; Fragile Cargo II; Studio Study II, diptych
Serge Alain Nitegeka
Fragile Cargo II; Studio Study II, diptych
ZAR 300 000 - 500 000
 
Mongezi Ncaphayi; Obsession
Mongezi Ncaphayi
Obsession
ZAR 100 000 - 150 000
Sold for ZAR 117 250
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
 
Deborah Bell; Crying Pot Study
Deborah Bell
Crying Pot Study
ZAR 100 000 - 120 000
Sold for ZAR 87 938
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
 

VAT is charged on both hammer and premium for daggered lots.

Results in green indicate post sales.