Christie’s Moves Contemporary and Modern Middle Eastern Sales to London

August 1st, 2017

Mahmoud Saïd, via Art NewspaperChristie’s is holding its first Modern and contemporary Middle Eastern art sale in London this fall, as it looks to expand the market for Middle Eastern work on a global scale.  “Moving to London will help engage a wider audience, particularly on the contemporary side,” says Michael Jeha, managing director and deputy chairman, Middle East. “Stylistically, Modern art tends to appeal more to regional collectors.”

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