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Featured: Design Advice from our very own Peter Loughrey

June 10, 2009

Investing your money is smart, investing during a recession maybe isn’t so smart. But, as the stocks are going down, we, over at LAMA, strongly support investing in art and design.  As Peter said before this is a buyer’s market. After our sale this past Sunday, we noticed happy buyers leaving with great items for […]

Kind Words

June 9, 2009

We got an email yesterday from a happy buyer that is worth sharing: “I attended your auction yesterday and wanted to commend everyone for their level of professionalism.  Both auctioneer’s were swift and knowledgeable which made the afternoon go by quickly.  Providing lunch was also a nice touch.  I purchased three pieces and couldn’t be happier.  I look forward […]

And now the sale is over…

June 8, 2009

Phew. Yesterday was a jam-packed day, seeing as we finished the sale just under 6pm (pacific time). Almost six hours straight of close bidding. Here’s the summary if you missed out: Peter and Viveca auctioned the sale and kept the floor rolling.  There were five phone bidders and one internet bidder. The attendance seemed to […]

Meet the Designer: Robert Brown

June 8, 2009

Right before the sale I got a chance to talk to Robert Brown, the designer of the Shibumi Table, Lot 348. Robert suggested that this table was his signature piece, being that it embodies his mantra to leave the viewer questioning his construction. At first glance, The Shibumi Table appears to be standing on only […]

THE SALE IS TODAY!

June 7, 2009

It’s what we’ve been waiting for, the suspense is over! The Spring 2009 Sale is here! Come to the  LAMA gallery (16145 Hart St. Van Nuys, CA 91406)! The sale starts at NOON. Over 580 lots of amazing items.

Conversation Pesce

June 6, 2009

In the middle of the hectic preview, I got a chance to snag James Robbins, LAMA’s Client Services Representative, to tell me what his favorite piece in the sale was. He quickly replied, “The ‘Donna’ Chair, of course!”. Luckily, I got to take a photo of him in his three piece suit and the chair. […]

Sneak Preview

June 6, 2009

Today is the last full day to preview, well, because the sale is TOMORROW! Lots of people are coming in, ooing and ahhing over the fantastic pieces in the sale.  You should come by and check out the items before you bid at our new gallery: 16145 Hart St. Van Nuys, California 91406

As seen in the Los Angeles Times

June 6, 2009

Check out an article about LAMA in the LA Times.

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