Past Competitions

ArtTactic Forecaster is pleased to partner with AuctionAfterSale for the Grand Slam New York Forecaster Competition November 2017.

Created for professionals and art amateurs alike, AuctionAfterSale is the first and only online platform fully dedicated to unsold lots from auctions. It is a global database that centralizes authenticated art pieces from over 2,000 auction houses following the initial sales. "Because we all deserve a second chance".

Visit www.auctionaftersale.com to learn more. 

Listen to the ArtTactic Podcast with Jean-Baptiste Fabre, the founder of Auction After Sale.

Welcome to the Mixed Auction Autumn Competition 2017. This is a short warm-up competition ahead of the major New York season next month, join in now and improve your rating and your confidence. The competition will focus on fine art auctions taking place between 23. October 2017 and 25. October 2017.

Welcome to the London Auction Forecaster Competition. This is the third Grand Slam forecasting tournament in the 2017/2018 season, and will focus on the London Post-War and Contemporary auctions at Phillips, Christie's and Sotheby's during Frieze week in October.

Welcome to the 3rd Auction Forecasting Competition in the 2017/2018 season. This competition will focus on Asian modern and contemporary paintings offered at Christie's, Sotheby's, Phillips and Saffronart during September 2017. There will be a mix of South Asian, Chinese, Southeast Asian, Korean and Japanese paintings featuring in these auction quizzes.

Welcome to the third Auction Forecasting Competition in 2017. This competition will focus Old Masters, Impressionist, Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art auctions in London in June and July at Bonhams, Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips.

Welcome to the second Grand Slam Auction Forecasting Competition in 2017. This competition will focus on Impressionist, Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art auctions in New York in May at Bonhams, Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips.

Welcome to the Mixed Auction Spring Competition 2017. This will be the final competition of the Season 2016/2017, and will focus on a variety of different fine art auctions taking place between 23. March 2017 and 30. April 2016. 

Welcome to the London Auction Competition. This is the first Grand Slam forecasting tournament in 2017, and will focus on the London Impressionist & Modern and Post-War and Contemporary auctions at Phillips, Christie's and Sotheby's in February and March.

Happy New Year and Welcome to the first Mixed Auction Competition of 2017. This competition will focus on a variety of different Fine Art auctions taking place between 19. January 2017 and 26. January 2017. 

Welcome to the Pre-Christmas Mixed Auction Competition. This will be the final competition of the year, and will focus on a variety of different Fine Art auctions taking place between 22. November 2016 and 20. December 2016. 

ArtTactic Forecaster is pleased to collaborate with Athena Art Finance for the Grand Slam November Forecaster Competition 2016.

Ahead of major sales, the team at Athena identifies upcoming auction lots that are pre-qualified for financing. These are selected lots for which Athena can provide secured financing to eligible buyers to increase their purchasing power and flexibility*. A subset of Athena’s pre-qualified lots has been selected for this season’s forecaster competition. 

Click here for a full listing of pre-qualified lots under Athena’s Auction Purchase Program.

Visit www.athena-art.com or contact Athena to learn more. 

Listen to the ArtTactic Podcast with Andrea Danese, CEO and President of Athena Art Finance


* The information is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute any commitment by Athena Art Finance Corp. to underwrite, subscribe or make any loan or to provide any other product or service. The full range of products or services may not be available in all jurisdictions.

COPYRIGHT © ATHENA ART FINANCE CORP 2016. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED


 

Welcome to the London Auction Competition. This is the first Grand Slam competition after the summer holiday, and will focus on the London Post-War and Contemporary auctions at Phillips, Christie's and Sotheby's in October 2016, with a focus on paintings only.

Welcome to the Post-War & Contemporary Art Auction. This will focus on the London and New York Post-War and Contemporary Art auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips in September 2016, across painting, works on paper and sculpture. 

Welcome to the first competition after the summer holiday. This competition will test the players across a series of different Asian art categories, such as Fine Chinese Paintings, South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art, Fine Japanese and Korean prints.

Welcome to the final competition before the summer holiday. This competition will test the players across 19th Century, 20th Century and Contemporary paintings, works on paper, prints and sculpture at Sotheby's and Christie's between 12th and 28th of July 2016.

Welcome to the Old Master Artforcaster Short-Competition. This competition will test the players across Old Master auctions at Bonhams, Sotheby's and Christie's. 

Welcome to the second GRAND SLAM Artforcaster Competition this season. Can Avenger take his second victory? This competition will test the players across 68 lots spread over 9 days, and inlcudes Impressionist and Modern Art sales, as well as Post-War & Contemporary Art at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips. 

Welcome to the PW & C Art in Paris. This is the third competition in the 2016/2017 Season, and will focus on the Paris auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's in June 2016, across painting and works on paper. 

Welcome to the Asian art Competition. This is the second competition in the 2016/2017 Season, and will focus on the New York auctions at Christie's and Bonhams in May 2016, across painting and works on paper. 

 

Welcome to the New York Auction Competition. This is the first competition in the 2016/2017 Season, and will focus on the New York auctions at Phillip's, Christie's and Sotheby's in May 2016, across painting, sculpture and works on paper. 

Welcome to the Mixed Competition. This is the fifth competition of 2016 and will focus solely on the auctions at Phillip's, Christie's and Sotheby's in April 2016, across mediums and periods. 

 

Welcome to a new Photography Competition. This is the fourth competiton of 2016 and will focus solely on photography at Philips, Christie's and Sotheby's in April 2016. 

 

Welcome to a new Contemporary and Modern Art Competition. This is the third competiton of 2016 and will focus solely on paintings, at contemporary and modern auctions at Sotheby's and Christie's in March 2016. 

Welcome to a new Contemporary Art Competition. This is the second competiton of 2016 and will focus solely on contemporary auctions at Sotheby's, Christie's and Phillips between 29th February and 4th March 2016. 

Welcome to the Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary Art Competition. This is the first competiton of 2016 and will focus solely on the auctions in London at Sotheby's, Christie's and Phillips between 2nd February and 12th February 2016. 

Welcome to the Old Masters competition. This competition is the last competition of 2015, and will focus solely on the Old Masters auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Bonhams in London between 8th December and 10th December 2015.

Welcome to the Modern & Contemporary Asian Art competition. This competition will focus solely on the Christie's auctions in Hong Kong between 28th November and 1st December 2015. 

Welcome to the Impressionist and Post-War + Contemporary Art Competition. This competition will focus solely on the auctions in New York at Sotheby's, Christie's and Phillips between 4th November and 12th November 2015. The competition will kick-start with the lots included in the Taubman sales starting on the 4th November 2015. 

Welcome to the October 2015 Contemporary Art Competition. This competition will focus solely on contemporary lots in the contemporary art auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips in London between 14th October 2015- 17th October 2015. It also includes lots from the Italian sale at Christie's and Sotheby's. 

Welcome to the first Fine Art Photography Competition of the new auction season. This competition will focus solely on photography lots in the photography art auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips in New York between 5th October 2015 and 8th October 2015.

Welcome to the first Contemporary Art Competition of the new auction season. This competition will focus solely on contemporary lots in the Contemporary art auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips in London and New york between 17th September 2015 and 30th September 2015.

ArtTactic Forecaster is delighted to announce the first watch competition of the new auction season. This competition will focus solely on collectible wrist watches featured in the upcoming watch auctions at Bonhams, Christie's & Sotheby's between 15th September- 23rd September 2015.

Welcome to the first Prints & Photography competition in 2015 and the final competition of this auction season. This competition will focus solely on prints and photography lots in the upcoming auctions at Christie's and Bonhams between 14th July- 22nd July 2015.

ArtTactic Forecaster is delighted to announce a new quiz competition in partnership with Sotheby’s. The competition starts on the 10.June and will go on until 15.July, covering a broad range of collecting categories, which will be highlighted in the new Sotheby’s exhibition  Value of Art: The Past and Future of Collecting, which takes place between 29.May and 8.June in London.  For more information on the exhibition and the lecture programme, click here 

Welcome to the first Old Masters competition in 2015 and one of the last competitions of the season. This competition will focus solely on lots in the Old Masters auctions at Sotheby's, Bonhams & Christie's in London between 7th July- 10th July 2015.

 

 

Welcome to the second Post-War & Contemporary Art Competition in 2015. This competition will focus solely on lots in the Post-War & Contemporary art auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips in London between 29th June and 2nd July 2015.

Welcome to the first Modern & Impressionist Art Competition in 2015. This competition will focus solely on lots in the Modern & Impressionist art auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's in London between 23rd and 26th June 2015.

ArtTactic Forecaster is delighted to announce the first ever quiz competition on collectable wrist watches in partnership with Bonhams. The competition which is based on 5 quizzes featuring a total of 25 lots coming up at Bonhams London on the 10.June. 

One of the quizzes will focus entirely on Rolex 'Tools' watches, featuring 5 lots including a 'Submariner' (1960), 'Millgaus' (1979) and 'Daytona' Paul Newman (1963). See video introduction by Jonathan Darracott, head of watches at Bonhams.

This sponsored competition will kick off a new Collectible Watch League, that will feature regular competitions throughout the year. So if you are a watch enthusiast or collector - this is the chance to show off your skills!

Welcome to the first Latin American Modern & Contemporary Art Competition in 2015. This competition will focus solely on lots in the Latin American art auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips between 26 and 28. May 2015.


Welcome to the second ArtTactic Forecaster competition for the 2015/16 season. This competition will focus solely on Photography auctions at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips between 21 and 23. May 2015.

We are delighted to announce that Other Criteria will be sponsoring the ArtTactic Forecaster competition prizes for the 11-14th May Post-War & Contemporary Art Auctions quizzes in New York.

This will be the first ArtTactic Forecaster competition for the 2015/16 season (runs from May 2015 to April 2016), a season which will feature a number of monthly competitions. We will also introduce new collecting categories such as watches in the next months.