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Raqib Shaw Art UK Live Charity Auction

28—29 September 2021

Raqib Shaw has donated Cloud Gathering (2007) for Art UK's Live Charity Auction.

Art UK is a cultural education charity dedicated to democratising access to art. Auction proceeds will be split between Art UK and the participating artists to support schools' learning resources for art education, to facilitate more of the nation's art being shown online and to tell stories around under-represented artists. 

The online auction will be accompanied by an exhibition at 4 Cromwell Place from 28th–29th September. 

Raqib Shaw was born in Calcutta, India in 1974 and lives and works in London. Solo exhibitions include Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh (2018); The Whitworth, Manchester, UK (2017); White Cube at Glyndebourne, UK (2016); Rudolfinium, Prague (2013); Manchester Art Gallery, UK (2013); Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna (2009); The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2008); Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami (2006); and Tate Britain, London (2006). Selected group exhibitions include Compton Verney, Warwickshire, UK (2020); Zabludowicz Collection, London (2020); Grayson’s Art Club, Manchester Art Gallery, UK (2020); the Dhaka Art Summit (2018); Leopold Museum, Vienna (2018); 7th Asia Pacific Triennale, Queensland, Australia (2012); 1st Kiev Biennale (2012); 17th Biennale of Sydney (2010); 6th Gwangju Biennale, South Korea (2006); and Prague Biennale (2005).

Exhibition of artworks for sale
28th September, 2pm-8pm
29th September, 12pm-5pm
4 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London, SW7 2JE.
This exhibition is open to the public

Live auction, 29th September
7pm, reception by invitation only
8.15pm, auction begins with live streaming
See how to bid

If you are interested in attending the live auction, please email

Monthly Payment
Monthly payment options available through the Own Art scheme
Contact The Auction Collective for more information.  

View the Timed Auction here
View the Print Collection here 


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