Postgraduate Art Auction 2015

Central Saint Martins

John Bellamy
  • Lot #: 14 / Artist: John Bellany
  • Title: Gull
  • Edition: 3/20
  • Medium: Etching
  • Size: 41 x 30.4 cm
  • Date: 1994
Babajid Olatunji
  • Lot #: 10 / Artist: Babajide Olatunji
  • Title: Tribal Hamptons #2 Tribal Marks Series
  • Medium: Charcoal & Pastel on Paper
  • Size: 39 x 49 cm (framed: 45 x 55 x 7 cm)
  • Date: 2015
Cathy Lomax_crop
  • Lot #: 18 / Artist: Cathy Lomax
  • Title: Becoming Animals: Swan Dream
  • Medium: Oil on linen
  • Size: 61 x 30.5 cm
  • Date: 2011
  • Silent Auction #: 33 / Artist: Will Thorburn
  • Title: Untitled
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Size: 100 x 90 cm
  • Date: 2015
Register to Bid

We are pleased to announce the date of the 2015 Postgraduate Art Auction as Thursday 19th November 2015.

Details of the donations and how to register will appear shortly and we look forward to seeing you there!

A big thank you to everyone who supported the 2014 Postgraduate Art Auction. It was a fantastic evening which raised an unprecedented £26,250.

The Art Auction Team

Lethaby Gallery

Central Saint Martins
University of the Arts London
Granary Building, 1 Granary Square
King’s Cross

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Tom Eddison, Contemporary Art, Sotheby’s

The funds raised from the annual Auction are of enormous value to our Postgraduate Art students.  UK Postgraduate students are required to make significant financial investment in order to pursue their studies, covering the cost of fees, accommodation and subsistence without the benefit of the deferred government loan that is available to UK undergraduate students.

In previous years the proceeds of the Auction have supported the cost of hiring an external venue for the interim exhibition.  They have also contributed to students’ final degree show installation and catalogue, and a critics’ feedback session that has become a regular event at the end of the year.

We are immensely grateful to the artists who have donated works this year and in previous years for their generosity that has had such a positive impact on the students’ practice.

A big thank you also to our sponsors Daniel Ford International, our auctioneer Sotheby’s and everyone else who has supported the auction.

Learn more about the Art Programme at Central Saint Martins.

Over the years the Auction has become an increasingly successful and popular event, and has always proved to be an exciting and fun occasion.