If you love art and the thrill of bidding at live auctions for pieces that you simply have to have, but find it difficult to get to auction houses or galleries that hold live art auctions, well, hold onto your paint pallettes as RoGallery.com is an established art dealer and gallery in New York City, who have been in the fine art business for over 30 years, specialising in buying and selling fine art and who frequently hold online live art auctions and timed auctions. Currently occupying a space of 10,000 square foot that holds an extensive range of select artworks of original paintings, graphics, photographs, & sculpture, you can be sure to find something that will catch your eye, from modern etchings to original sculpture. And if you happen to live within driving distance of New York City you are welcome to visit the gallery by appointment, where you can advise the owners with the artworks you are interested in and a time can then be arranged for you to peruse these items at your leisure.
But what about those of us who do not live near New York, who are interested in the live auctions and want to know how we can go about bidding and purchasing in the active auctions? How do we do this? Well, RoGallery.com Auctions operates as an international online art auction system that allows live and timed internet bidding in sales for bidders globally. You can place bids either in real time or as an absentee on items in their online art auctions from anywhere in the world. From your work station, your home computer, an internet cafe or (coming soon) a smart phone! To begin bidding on an item in an auction, you have to sign up to the website and create an account with RoGallery. It is free to join and quick and simple and all the information you enter onto their server is secure and confidential.
Once you have created your account, you are then free to browse the online auctions and take part in any you wish to. All the live auctions are run, as in real time, by an auctioneer, who will be taking bids on the floor, over the telephone, by absentee and online. The Live auctions are exactly the same as if you were going to the auction house yourself to bid on items, except here you can also place your bids online as well. RoGallery also offer Timed Auctions which you may have come across through sites such as eBay, where items are offered for a fixed period of time, thus allowing the item to sell to the highest bidder when time runs out. RoGallery offer three typs of Timed Auction listings; Auction, Fixed Price listing and Best Offer listings.
You can also sell your own art works on RoGallery.com by e-mailing a photograph of your item and include the medium, size, contact information, and price for reply. Please send images no larger than 500k. If you cannot send an e-mail, please send a printed photograph of your item including the details above and include your complete contact information for reply. The site purchase or offer consignment for artworks from estates, galleries, corporate collections, and private treaty deals. Please note however that they do not return mailed photographs.
For more information or to go directly to the site please click on RoGallery.com