Smith & Singer

MGA X ARTIST

CA001 | 26 May 2021 | Melbourne | 6PM

BILL HENSON born Australia 1955 Untitled 2017-18
pigment ink-jet print, © Courtesy of the artist, Tolarno Galleries (Melbourne) and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery (Sydney)
Estimate $10,000–15,000
CHRISTIAN THOMPSON born Australia 1978 Bidjara people Danger will come 2012
chromogenic print, © Courtesy of the artist, Sarah Scout Presents (Melbourne) and Michael Reid (Sydney + Berlin)
Estimate $9,000–12,000
SHOUFAY DERZ born Australia 1979 Under erasure 2018
pigment ink-jet print, © Courtesy of the artist and Artreal Gallery (Sydney)
Estimate $6,500–7,000
DAVID ROSETZKY born Australia 1970 The cameo 2018
gelatin silver print, © Courtesy of the artist and Sutton Gallery (Melbourne)
Estimate $6,000–6,500
LEE GRANT born Australia 1973 Standing upon that alone 2015
pigment ink-jet prints, © Courtesy of the artist
Estimate $5,500–6,000
LYDIA WEGNER born Australia 1988 Ceiling slide 2019
pigment ink-jet print, © Courtesy of the artist and Arc One Gallery (Melbourne)
Estimate $2,500–3,500
HODA AFSHAR born Iran 1983 Twofold 2014
pigment ink-jet print, © Courtesy of the artist and Milani Gallery (Brisbane)
Estimate $2,500–3,000
MAX DUPAIN Australia 1911–1992 At the procession 1952 gelatin silver print, printed later, © Courtesy of Rex Dupain
Estimate $400–800
Sale Number: CA001

MGA X Artist

It is our pleasure to present the e-catalogue for the Monash Gallery of Art (MGA) inaugural MGA X Artist fundraising auction on Wednesday 26 May at Roc’s Jam Factory, with artwork donated by some of Australia’s leading photographic artists and collectors.

MGA has joined forces with these artists to share equally in the sale proceeds of their work, giving buyers the opportunity to have a direct impact on the sector.

Artists who have generously donated work for this auction include Hoda Afshar, Bill Henson, Katrin Koenning, Robyn Stacey, Christian Thompson AO, James Tylor and many more.  These works will be auctioned by Smith & Singer auctioneer, Thomas Austin.

The auction aims to raise funds that will support MGA and their exhibition programs as well as artists and their creative practice.

Smith & Singer are honoured to support the MGA in their continued mission to celebrate Australian photography.  For any questions regarding this auction, please contact Anouska Phizacklea, Gallery Director of the MGA, details below.
 

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AUCTION IN MELBOURNE
26 MAY 2021 l 6 PM
ROC’S JAM FACTORY
500 CHAPEL STREET
SOUTH YARRA, VIC

 
CONTACT INFORMATION +
Anouska-Phizacklea

Anouska Phizacklea

Gallery Director
Monash Gallery of Art
M: +61 (0)434 654 028
T: +61 (0)3 9265 4896
E: Anouska Phizacklea

       

Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: Total Sale Figure $100,900

EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION ONLINE ONLY

ALL WORKS WILL BE ON DISPLAY AT ROC’S JAM FACTORY DURING THE RECEPTION AND AUCTION ON 26 MAY 2021

FOR MORE DETAILS & IMAGES PLEASE CONTACT:

Anouska Phizacklea
Gallery Director
Monash Gallery of Art
M: +61 (0)434 654 028
T: +61 (0)3 9265 4896
E: Anouska Phizacklea








MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of Rex Dupain
1 MAX DUPAIN
Australia 1911–1992

At the procession 1952

Estimate $400 - $800 Lot Sold: $1,300 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist
2 ALI CHOUDHRY
born Pakisatn 1988; arrives Australia 2009

Caryatid #4

2019
from the series Bodyscapes

Estimate $2,500 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,600 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Mars Gallery (Melbourne)
3 ATONG ATEM
born Ethiopia 1991

Fruit of the Earth 2016

Estimate $2,500 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $4,500 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Artreal Gallery (Sydney)
4 SHOUFAY DERZ
born Australia 1979

Under erasure 2018
from the series Via Negative

Estimate $6,500 - $7,000 Lot Sold: $6,500 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist
5 WESLEY STACEY
born Australia 1941

Shoal Bay 1991

Estimate $500 - $1,000 Lot Sold: $700 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Cross Art Projects (Sydney)
6 FIONA MACDONALD
born Australia 1956

Central Queensland man and Rockhampton School of Arts display 2020
from the series Shadow of proof

Estimate $4,500 - $5,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
MGA X ARTIST
7 LEWIS MORELY
born Hong Kong 1925: died Australia 2003

Terence Greer, playwright, outside Gare St Lazare 1962

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,700 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Arc One Gallery (Melbourne)
8 LYDIA WEGNER
born Australia 1988

Ceiling slide 2019
from the series Boyd house constructions

Estimate $2,500 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $6,000 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist, Darren Knight Gallery (Sydney) and Jan Manton Gallery (Brisbane)
9 ROBYN STACEY
born Australia 1952

Nothing to see here 2019

Estimate $2,750 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $3,600 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist
10 VALERIE SPARKS
born Australia 1961

Waratah 2019

Estimate $2,750 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $6,750 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Vivien Anderson Gallery (Melbourne)
11 JAMES TYLOR
born Australia 1986; Kaurna

Economics of water #10 (canal) 2018
from the series Economics of water

Estimate $4,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $3,800 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist
12 SHEA KIRK
born Australia 1985

Dylan Reilly (left and right view) 2020

Estimate $3,000 - $4,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Reading Room (Melbourne)
13 KATRIN KOENNING
born Germany 1978; arrived Australia 2003

The hours 2015
from the series The crossing

Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $2,600 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist
14 DANICA CHAPPELL
born Australia 1972

Fermata #18 2018

Estimate $3,000 - $3,800 Lot Sold: $3,200 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Sutton Gallery (Melbourne)
15 DAVID ROSETZKY
born Australia 1970

The cameo 2018

Estimate $6,000 - $6,500 Lot Sold: $6,000 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist, Sarah Scout Presents (Melbourne) and Michael Reid (Sydney + Berlin)
16 CHRISTIAN THOMPSON
born Australia 1978; Bidjara people

Danger will come 2012
from the series We bury our own

Estimate $9,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $13,000 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist, Tolarno Galleries (Melbourne) and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery (Sydney)
17 BILL HENSON
born Australia 1955

Untitled 2017-18

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000 Lot Sold: $14,000 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Milani Gallery (Brisbane)
18 HODA AFSHAR
born Iran 1983

Twofold 2014
from the series In the exodus, I love you more

Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $3,000 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist
19 LEE GRANT
born Australia 1973

Standing upon that alone 2015
from the series All that falls

Estimate $5,500 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $7,500 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist and Dominik Mersch Gallery (Sydney)
20 PETA CLANCY
born Australia 1970

Undercurrent #4 2020
from the sereies Undercurrent

Estimate $4,500 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $11,000 (including buyer's premium)
MGA X ARTIST © Courtesy of the artist
21 RISTE ANDREVSKI
born Macedonia 1973; arrived Australia 1974

After Ansel, Yosemite 2019

Estimate $2,000 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $3,150 (including buyer's premium)

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