Exclusive auction featuring Antony Gormley goes live


26-02-2021
Lot 2 is this carbon and casein on paper piece, Cover II, by Antony Gormley.

Art enthusiasts, collectors and anyone looking to spruce up their home during lockdown has the chance to bid on more than 40 works of art as East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) exclusive online auction goes live.

The exciting line-up of creative talents features work by some of the leading names in contemporary art, including the world-renowned Turner Prize winner Antony Gormley.

All the striking lots available have been generously donated by the artists to support EACH at a time when the charity is more in need of support than ever before.

Bidding on all lots is now live, and will run until 12noon on Saturday 6th March.

The auction is being hosted by Cambridge-based auction house Cheffins and online auction experts The Saleroom, both of whom have generously donated their services free of charge.

Visit www.cheffins.co.uk/fine-art to register and start bidding.

High profile artists from or with links to East Anglia have pieces featured, to browse the brochure and to see all the artists involved visit www.each.org.uk/exclusive-art-auction.

Bronte Graver, EACH Major Supporter Fundraiser, said: “Our exclusive online auction is now live! We’ve had a staggering amount of support from so many highly respected artists and the quality of the lots on offer is truly amazing. We are so grateful to all the artists for their generous donations. Please remember, lots start from as little as £75 so there is something to suit all tastes and budgets. Pop onto the link and have a browse.

“Special thanks must go to our event sponsor Martin-Redman Partners, to Cheffins and The Saleroom for helping to make this auction happen, as well as Davina Barber, whose support in securing the artwork we couldn’t have done without. All the money raised will go towards the vital service EACH provides supporting children and young people with life-threatening conditions. Happy bidding!”

 

Image: Lot 2 is this carbon and casein on paper piece, Cover II, by Antony Gormley.

 

East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) aims to maximise the quality of life for children and young people with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition, and to support their families.

East Anglia's Children's Hospices (EACH)