Auctioned Art

Online bidding commences at 11:59pm, Monday, December 01, 2008. 

Please send your online bids to info@alwanforthearts.org.

Bidding increments are $25 for works priced under $500 to start, and $50 for works priced $500 or more.

When bidding, please indicate the name of the artist, your starting bid, and the maximum price you are willing to pay. This maximum price will remain confidential throughout, and will only come into effect if other bidders approach that price.

For example:  A painting costs $250. Your starting bid is $275 and your maximum is $500.  If someone bids $300, your bid will automatically become $325. After the next bid of $350, your bid becomes $375, etc., up until your maximum. If someone exceeds your maximum bid, we will do our best to contact you to ask if you would like to raise your bid. PLEASE NOTE:  Maximum bids will remain confidential throughout. 

All bidding will close at 9:30 P.M., Eastern Standard Time, December 8.  

It is important that you provide contact information so we can reach you in case another person exceeds your bid.

 

Kamrooz Aram

 "Ethnographic Forgery Series (Revolutionary Dreams)," 2008
Ink on paper
15" x 14" 
verso: signed, titled & dated
Courtesy of the artist and Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York
Estimated value: $4000
Starting bid: $1200

Diana Jensen

  "Two heads," 2007
Oil, acrylic, and collage on canvas
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $300
Starting bid: $100

Grady Gerbracht

"Clearstory," 2005
Sound recording on compact disc and digital c-print
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $2500
Starting bid: $600

Saya Woolfalk

"Untitled drawing," 2004
Gouache on paper
9.5" x 12.5"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $800
Starting bid: $200

 

 

Sylvia Iskander

 

"The Blue Nile"
Pottery
5" x 3.5" x 18"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $900
Starting bid: $500

 

Emna Zghal

"Silicone Rings," 2004
Ink on paper, 22" x 32"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $1500
Starting bid: $500

Nishan Kazazian

"Dialogic # 2," 2008
Gator board and acrylic
22" x 22"   
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $4500
Starting bid: $1500
 

Sumayyah Samaha


"I am an Arab," 2006
Inspired by the poet Etel Adnan
Mixed media (charcoal/water color/ink)
16" x 9"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $1000
Starting Bid: $300

 

Joyce Kozloff

"Kaho’olawe," 2006
Etching and photo-etching
29.25" x 14.5"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $1000
Starting bid: $300

 [This piece comes mounted on a white background, rather than the orange and green that appears here.]
 

Linda Cummings

 "Theater of Operations," 2002
Silver gelatin photograph
14" x 11", matted & framed to 21" x 17"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $800
Starting bid: $250 

 

 Louise Lawler

"Freud's Shirt," 2001/2003
Cibachrome, matted image
5" x 4.5"
matted to 13.15/16" x 11.5/16"
Edition 44/100
Courtesy of the artist
and Metro Pictures
Estimated value:$1500
Starting bid: $400

Melanie Baker

“Double Knock Out,” 2008
Charcoal and pastel
17"H x 20"W
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated Value: $750
Starting Bid: $200

Emily Jacir

"Crossing Surda (a record of going to and from work)," 2002
C-Print mounted on aluminum
19.75" x 21.75"
Edition of 7
Courtesy of the artist and Alexander and Bonin Gallery,
New York
Estimated value: $8000
Starting bid $2000

 

Mahmoud Hamadani

Untitled (Odes), 2008
Ink on paper, 18" x 30"
Courtesy of the artist
and Michael Steinberg Gallery
Estimated value: $6300
Starting bid: $2000

 

[Actual piece slightly different. Part of same series.]

 

 

Heather Cox

"Marble Head," 2008
Re-sealable plastic bag,
marble & thread
4" x 6.75" x .5"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $100
Starting bid: $50

Anjali Bhargava

"Blue Ganesh," 2003
Digital c-print
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $275
Starting bid: $100

 

Donna Dennis

"House/Sky," 2008
Gouache and watercolor on paper
4.5" x 6.75"
Estimated value: $3000
Starting bid: $800

Joy Garnett

"Dusk (4)," 2006
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the artist and Winkleman Gallery, New York
Estimated value:$2800
Starting bid: $700

Ellen K. Levy

"Enhanced Communications," 2007
Mixed media and print on wood   
36" x 24"
Courtesy of the artist and
Michael Steinberg Fine Art
Estimated value:$6500
Starting bid: $3000

Susan Meiselas

Untitled, 1978
C-Print, 11" x 14"
Estimated value: $2000
Starting bid : $500

Shoshana Dentz

"Fence IV #11," 2004
Gouache on paper
8" x 10" framed,
10.75" x 12.75"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $1750
Starting bid: $400

 


Joe Namy
 

"Clusters (live bombs live)," 2008
Charcoal, paper, pg. 21 from the MACC S. Lebanon
"War 2006 Threat Fact Sheet,"
tape, acrylic, fingerprints
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $300
Starting bid: $100

 
 
 

Elise Siegel
"Man benefit," 2004
Paper, Xerox, modeling paste
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $400
Starting bid $150

Vandana Jain

"Food Lion Redux," 2007
Ink on paper
11" x  14"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $250
Starting bid: $100

   

Mike Estabrook

 "Congregation," 2007
Silkscreen on paper
Limited edition # 4/5
20" x 26"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $250
Starting bid: $100

 


Elana Herzog

 

"Book," 2008
Mixed fabrics, metal staples
9.25" x 12" x 1"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value:$800
Starting bid:$200

Samira Abbassy

"What's Inside," 2008
India ink on paper
Courtesy of the artist
and Leila Heller Gallery
Estimated value: $550
Starting bid: $200

 Samia Halaby


"Inner Flower," 2001
Silkscreen monotype
20"x 30"
Edition: 1/1
Estimated value: $3000
Starting bid: $1500

Ghada Amer

"The Roses," 2002
Screenprint, 28.75" x 22.25"
Edition of 30
Estimated value: $1500
Starting bid: $1,000

Walid Raad

"My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair," 2003
Archival Inkjet Print
13" x 19"
Edition 7/30
Estimated price: $1000
Starting bid: $500

Nader Sadek

"Worry in the House of Thieves," 2007
Digital metallic print
8.5" x 11"
limited edition 1 of 5
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $200
Starting bid: $100

 

Laleh Khorramian

"Gravity and Grace," 2005
Oil on clay coated paper
26" x 22"
Courtesy of the artist
and Salon 94
Estimated value: $1200
Starting bid: $300

 

Shirin Neshat 

 (from "Women of Allah" series)
RC print, 8" x 10"

Unique
Signed and dated on verso
Courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery, New York
Estimated value $15000
Starting bid: $6000

Amina Ahmed

"This was the sound I heard," 2007
Charcoal on paper
16" x 24"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $1500
Starting bid: $300

Yamini Nayar

"Front Corner," 2007
C-print, 20" x 24"
Edition 3/7
Courtesy of the artist and Thomas Erben Gallery
Estimated value: $1800
Starting bid:$500

 

Nabil Nahas

Untitled, 2001
acrylic on canvas
14"x12"
Estimated value: $10,000
Starting bid: $6000

George El Masry
"Obscure Memory," 2008
24" x 24" (60.96 cm x 60.96 cm)
Oil and mixed media on canvas
Estimated Value: $3000
Starting bid: $750 

Bushra Shamma

"Truth??" 2007
Multi-media on canvas, 9" x 12"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $300
Starting bid: $100

Fariba Alam
"The Night Journey," 2007
Ceramic and acrylic
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $1800
Starting bid: $500

Fareen Butt

  "Akasa 66," 2006
Oil on canvas, 10" x 10"
Estimated value: $1300
Starting bid: $300

Michael Rakowitz
"The Stands," 2008
Various dimensions
Courtesy of the artist and Lombard-Freid Projects
Estimated value: $8500
Starting bid: $2000

Lenore Malen
"Magnetic Fields" 2005
Archival Inkjet Print
14.5" x 20"
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $750
Starting bid: $250

 

Ross Barbera
Untitled
Acrylic on canvas
24.1/2 x 34.1/2
Estimated value: $5000
Starting bid: $1500

 Swati Khurana
"Papel Picado," 2006               
Inkjet digital print on photogloss paper
Courtesy of the artist
Estimated value: $400
Starting bid $200

Karim Rashid

"Spiralik Blobs"

 
   
   
   
   
   

 

 
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