Pasmore art sells for £62k at modern art auction in Newcastle
BREAKING NEWS: The 2020 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel has been awarded to Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson “for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats.” #NobelPrize
Donna Pascoe caught a tuna that weighs 907 lbs and took four hours to reel in. It had an estimated auction value of up to $2 million and could make 2,875 sandwiches and 3,162 cans of tuna ?? (via kenpascoe, gladiatorchartersnz/Instagram)
Today’s auction is a win-win for all stakeholders. Industries will get new markets. State Governments will get better revenues. Employment opportunities will be created for many, most notably youngsters.
The father of French boxer Alexis Vastine put his son’s 2012 Olympics outfit up for auction to help raise money for healthcare workers in France. Alexis died in a helicopter crash in 2015. Aymeric Laporte bought the boxing gear before giving it straight back to Vastine’s dad. ?