Simon de Pury Presents Hollywood for Science Gala 2019

by Corrine Ciani

One of the leading figures in the art market and active charity auctioneer Simon de Pury is teaming up with UCLA for the sake of the environment. The Institute of Environment and Sustainability (IoES) focuses on pioneering research and inspirational teaching to teams of students with the desire to tackle real-world problems and create positive environmental change.

Notably items up for auction include a Luigi & lango signed portrait of Gisele Bündchen, an Oscar Murillo oil painting, and signed personal guitar of Mick Jagger featuring the signatures from the rest of the stones.

Luigi & Iango  Unique portrait of Gisele Bündchen, 2019 Black and white photograph on Baryte paper 200 x 162 cm  Signed by the photographers and Gisele Bündchen

Luigi & Iango
Unique portrait of Gisele Bündchen, 2019 Black and white photograph on Baryte paper 200 x 162 cm
Signed by the photographers and Gisele Bündchen

Oscar Murillo  (Untitled) Catalyst , 2018 Oil and graphite on canvas 82.75 x 65 in (210 x 165 cm)

Oscar Murillo
(Untitled) Catalyst , 2018 Oil and graphite on canvas 82.75 x 65 in (210 x 165 cm)

Roberto Matta  Magitair, 1991 Lifetime Cast Bronze 60.63 x 11.81 x 11.42 inches (154 x 30 x 29 cm) Number 2 of 6  Titled, numbered and signed on the plinth

Roberto Matta
Magitair, 1991 Lifetime Cast Bronze 60.63 x 11.81 x 11.42 inches (154 x 30 x 29 cm) Number 2 of 6
Titled, numbered and signed on the plinth

Mick Jagger  Rolling Stone and legend, has offered one of his own important personal guitars. For several years this guitar has been a part of Mick Jagger’s tour and was recently used to compose several Rolling Stones songs for their upcoming album. The guitar has been signed by the entire band at the end of their recording session, and is donated specifically for this occasion!

Mick Jagger
Rolling Stone and legend, has offered one of his own important personal guitars. For several years this guitar has been a part of Mick Jagger’s tour and was recently used to compose several Rolling Stones songs for their upcoming album. The guitar has been signed by the entire band at the end of their recording session, and is donated specifically for this occasion!

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Live Gala Auction
Thursday 21 February 2019  
21:00 Beverly Hills, Los Angeles