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2014-05-15 16:25:44

LOS ANGELES, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Art Basel Hong Kong, one of the world's most prestigious international art fairs, will return for its second installment in Hong Kong from May 15 to 18, showcasing 245 of the world's most influential art galleries spanning from 39 countries and territories across Asia, Europe, North and South America. Described as the "Olympics of the Art World", this year's second annual Art Basel Hong Kong will welcome global art aficionados to immerse...

2014-04-08 08:27:03

LUGANO, Switzerland, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Opteres, an international fine art advisory that is quietly reshaping the way high-end collectors do business, is set to make some noise before the official start of Art Basel Hong Kong. On May 12th, a group of distinguished private guests, including many of Asia's top art collectors, will gather for the unveiling of museum-quality works by two of the greatest artists of the 20th century. (Logo:...

2013-10-30 23:02:29

Quintessential Promotions teams with Sunseeker® yachts for the Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show this Thursday, October 31st. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 This Thursday, Miami-based modeling and talent agency Quintessential Promotions teams with global yachting icon Sunseeker® for the Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show. With exhibits that range from exotic cars to world-renowned yacht designers, builders, and brokers, the 5-day event showcases an array of...


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