NIGO® Only Lives Twice
“I wanted to have an estate sale of my own but obviously I couldn’t get any enjoyment from it myself if I was dead. So I decided to do it now.” NIGO®
Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn 2014 exhibitions and auctions offer the opportunity to experience and acquire life-changing works of art.
Yesterday the Japanese fashion designer, music producer and collector NIGO® offers more than 250 items of his personal collection in NIGO® ONLY LIVES TWICE at Sotheby’s auction event in Hong Kong. Total sale was $ 35,216,250 HKD which is equivalent to US$ 4,561,690.00.
Some of NIGO®’s dynamic collection are toys, art, design and pop-culture memorabilia such as Star Wars figures, Batmobiles, Andy Warhol’s Campbell Soup Can screen prints, vintage and limited edition luggage by Goyard, Fendi, and Louis Vuitton; and sculptures and paintings by New York artist Kaws; and 1940s and 1950s furniture by Charlotte Perriand and Jean Prouve.
NIGO® is currently a creative director for Uniqlo and has a new line of his own, Human Made.