Final lot of 2013 Art Auction Lot 47 Michael Soi
Lot 47 Auction 2013. Detail of Michael Soi, Auction. Sold Ksh 293,500.

Modern & Contemporary East African Art Auction 2013

Circle held the first ever auction of contemporary art in Nairobi, Kenya on 5 November 2013 at the Villa Rosa Kempinski.

The 47 lots were selected from across the region; Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Sudan and Ethiopia, both from the primary and secondary market.

Some of the art under the hammer had not have been seen in public for decades, there were some hidden treasures that form part of Kenya’s cultural history dating from 1967 to 2013.

Over 90% of lots sold at a thrilling evening of art buying which saw over KSH 18.5 million go under the hammer.

Auction 2013

Art Auction East Africa 2013
Art Auction East Africa 2013
Art Auction East Africa 2013
Lead sponsor
IM Bank
Sponsors
Jaguar
Kempinski
Mumm
Auction 2013 Lots 1 – 47