Auction Results

The Online-Only Auction Helpful Tips

October 13, 2019

Interested in our online-only timed auction lots? Read our blog for a list of frequently asked questions!

Peter’s Auction Pick of the Day: New York Pop Art

September 25, 2018

Read about the New York Pop art items slated for the September 30, 2018 Modern Art & Design Auction as written by director, Peter Loughrey. “I am very proud to be able to present such an unusually robust collection of New York Pop art. Pieces from Lichtenstein to Basquiat are part of my selection, offering a broad survey from nearly fifty years of the movement.”

Getting Ready for the February 25, 2018 Auction!

February 24, 2018

Get ready to bid!!! Here are some helpful tips to prepare you for the February 25, 2018 auction.

The “Cosmic Beauty” of Lebbeus Woods’ “Airplane Parts”

September 15, 2014

Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)

Architect and fine artist Lebbeus Woods’ futuristic renderings and drawings are admired for their strength and clarity of line, and for imagery that recognized parallels between the built environment and human psychology. Artforum noted: “Complex, chaotic, sometimes violent, and relentlessly avant-garde, Woods’ drawings explode with a kind of cosmic beauty.” LAMA is pleased to present Airplane Parts (1992-93), a highly detailed, archetypal drawing of cryptic engineering and mechanical forms by Woods, in the October 12, 2014 Modern Art & Design Auction.

Record Breaking Sale: The Collection of Richard Dorso

October 10, 2011

Yesterday the October 9th auction of The Collection of Richard Dorso had records, bargains, and everything in between. The sale totaled nearly $1.54 million, more than doubling the pre-sale estimate of $657,000, with 100% of the 417 lots sold.  LAMA set new auction records for De Wain Valentine and Roland Reiss, both of whom are currently featured in […]

June 26, 2011 Modern Art & Design Auction Results

June 27, 2011

Another Successful Sale! Yesterday, LAMA furthered its reputation as the auction house of choice for important 20th century works.  Never before have we seen assembled in one room original works by Calder, Rauschenberg, Botello, Anuszkiewicz and Appel. Visitors were greeted at the door by Avery’s Pot Vendor and Chann’s Clusters of Memories, and as they walked inside, […]