“It’s a controversial thing, right? But a lot of this stuff will get destroyed or thrown away, and we’re able to learn from it.” True crime hobbyist Taylor James talking about collecting Jeffrey Dahmer memorabilia to "Daily Hive" in February 2022
“we are proud to announce the launch of Department X – Sneakers, Streetwear & Collectibles... I am excited for new and existing clients of Christie’s to embark on this journey with us.” -Caitlin Donovan, Christie’s Head of Handbags, Streetwear, and Sneakers
Ernie Barnes’ iconic painting “The Sugar Shack” has been featured on Marvin Gaye’s I Want You album and the sitcom Good Times. (There’s also a mock version of it featured on the cover of hip hop duo Camp-Lo’s debut album Uptown Saturday Night.) Now, the painting has been sold for $15.3 million, and it sits […]
The huge sale, specifically of a game-worn University of North Carolina MJ jersey, was arranged by Heritage Auctions; head inside for more details.
On March 11, 2021, Christie’s made history by selling the digital piece Everydays: The First 5000 Days by Beeple (real name Mike Winkelmann) for an astounding $69.3 million, so far the most ever for a digital asset with an NFT. But three years earlier, the concept of crypto art was apparently lost on attendees of […]