Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles and home.
“This 2,400-square-foot apartment dates to the turn of the 20th century and was renovated in 2007. It is in the Corso Magenta district, within walking distance of two Milanese landmarks: the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, where Leonardo’s “Last Supper” fresco was painted; and the Romanesque Basilica di Sant’Ambrogio.”
House Hunting in… Milan – The New York Times
6 Beautiful Homes for Wine Lovers – The Week
A Taste of Bali in Spain – Wall Street Journal
Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Expands Luxury Brand Presence into Finland – Sotheby’s International Realty
New York Property: Broadway Typifies City’s Booming Real Estate – Financial Times
On the Market: A Greek ‘Village’ – Mansion Global
Industrial Design Wins Over Suburbanites – Wall Street Journal
Where the Wild Things are Worth $950,000 – Bloomberg
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The faculty at Sotheby’s Institute of Art bring a diversity of experience and industry knowledge to the classroom, offering students unique insights into the art world, numerous networking opportunities and privileged access to key art world institutions and influencers.
Career paths taken by graduates of Sotheby’s Institute of Art include auctioneers, curators, gallery owners and museum directors, but job opportunities are not restricted to established roles in traditional art and cultural institutions.
A prime example of a new art scene that transforms the way collectors acquire art is the NEWD Art Show, Co-Founded and Directed by Kibum Kim of Sotheby’s Institute of Art faculty in New York. NEWD takes place in Brooklyn, New York and showcases artist-run spaces and non-profits. Kibum involves his students in the set-up and running of the show, giving them valuable industry exposure. Launched in 2014, NEWD aims to reinvigorate the traditional art fair model and foster conversations about alternative ways to engage and support emerging artists.
Watch the video to learn more about Kibum and NEWD, and how Sotheby’s Institute students benefit from learning from art world professionals.
Kibum Kim is a lawyer and writer interested in the interactions of art, culture, politics, law and business. He is a faculty member in the Art Business program at Sotheby’s Institute of Art in New York.
About Sotheby’s Institute of Art
Sotheby’s Institute of Art is The Graduate School of Art and its Markets. Evolving from a small connoisseurship program started by Sotheby’s Auction House in 1969, Sotheby’s Institute is now the foremost leader in art business education and object-based learning. Its global faculty represent the best of almost every facet of the art world, helping students decipher and master the unique forces at play at the intersection of art and commerce.
With campuses in the cultural capitals of London, New York and Los Angeles, Sotheby’s Institute offers graduate level programs that have become more relevant than ever in an art world that is constantly seeking individuals with art historical scholarship and business acumen. Besides Master’s degrees, Sotheby’s Institute offers programs of study such as summer classes, 15-week semester courses, online learning and executive education. Sotheby’s Institute of Art’s programs provide the knowledge and credentials needed to achieve success in today’s worldwide art markets and cultural institutions.
Visit sothebysinstitute.com for more information.
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This home features sweeping grounds, tranquil views of the ocean and south shore. Upon entering the ground floor the intricately designed grand Palladian staircase greets you. The upper floor is surrounded by a gallery and overlooks the living room below. The gallery establishes access to the dining room, the exquisite master suite, two other bedroom suites and an inviting sunroom. All of the south-facing rooms open onto patios with gardens leading to the main private beach below the cliffs and the infinity pool area.
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Outdoor fireplaces and fire pits make perfect gathering places for family and friends. Whether it’s relaxation after a long week, respite after enjoying a home-cooked meal or simply for an evening under the stars, let’s explore some extraordinary outdoor fire pits and fireplaces that can be enjoyed all year long.
New Jersey – Riverblades Estate offers over 12,000 square feet of waterfront and is perfectly positioned on almost seven prime, private acres encompassing 309 feet on the banks of the Navesink River. Included on this extraordinary property is a deep water aluminum boat dock and lift, in-ground salt water pool & spa, six-car heated garage with state-of-the-art lifts, stunning fully equipped year round pool house, large Koi pond & basketball court. The incredible sweeping views of the river can be seen from almost every room in this palatial estate. Other amenities include a separate in-law suite, artist’s studio, wine cellar, full finished walk out lower level with exercise room and a theater with stage.
Dubai – Palm Jumeirah is a world-renowned residential and tourism destination. It is home to luxurious villas, five-star hotels and white sandy beaches. Residents enjoy a distinguished address, spectacular views, glorious sunshine, an array of marine life and an exclusive lifestyle close to shops and entertainments, yet away from the hustle and bustle of the mainland city center. Other features of this villa include Kahr Nordic wood floorings, Gaggenau kitchen appliances, world-class Somfy motorized curtain system, high-style electric indoor fireplace, independent audio systems and staff quarters.
Canada – Terre Blanche is an exquisite French Manor designed by the iconic, New York born designer – Arthur Fishman. Strategically located on a private road and perched high atop the ridge on nearly three acres, the property boasts panoramic views of the Canadian Rockies from every window facing west. Featuring a total of ten bedrooms all with walk-in closets, ten full en-suite bathrooms, and three powder rooms. Other highlights include a decadent oval library with hand-sculpted wood-clad wall carvings bordered on either side by “His” and “Hers” offices, a Gentleman’s or Cigar Room, a custom built 1250 bottle, temperature controlled wine cellar and professional half court basketball and volleyball facility.
Turks & Caicos – The Dunes offers a new standard in contemporary luxury villa design for Turks and Caicos, balancing environmental responsibility with contemporary design. This 2 villa development offers managed and branded five-star luxury resort services by renowned Grace Bay Resorts set amidst some of the most sophisticated beachfront residences. The Dunes overlooks Smith’s Reef, a beautiful, natural and secluded stretch of beachfront and is close to the inviting Turtle Cove Marina with its activities and collection of restaurants.
Colorado – This estate in Old Cherry Hills Village was remodeled thoughtfully with livability, creativity, and beauty in mind. This home boasts 8 bedrooms, each with their own en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet. The tranquil master suite features vaulted ceilings, a wall of gorgeous windows and a walk out to the serene outdoor living space. The warm and inviting experience afforded by the entrance welcomes you into the impressive formal dining room. The meticulously landscaped backyard yard features an expansive terrace, pool, cabanas, fireplace and outdoor kitchen, as well as a pool house with changing room and a shower.
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On November 23rd and 24th Sotheby’s Auction House will present their Prints & Multiples event in New York. Prior to the sale, an exhibition curated by Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne of famed menswear brand PUBLIC SCHOOL will be presented.
PUBLIC SCHOOL has recently gleaned the attention of the industry claiming two Council of Fashion Designers of America awards with their minimalist and street-savvy brand. “We want to treat the space differently than what everyone who goes to Sotheby’s expects,” said Osborne in a recent article on Sotheby’s blog regarding their exhibition. Comprised of captivating examples from over a century of printmaking, Munch, Warhol, Picasso, Matisse and Lichtenstein will be among the iconic artists available in this unprecedented sale. Explore some of the items up for auction below.