On November 23rd, 2013, the http://red.org/en/” target=”_blank”>(RED) auction will go live at http://sothebys.com” target=”_blank”>Sotheby’s in New York, the pieces up for bid celebrating the best of design and innovation. The auction was curated by a pair of renowned designers — http://apple.com/pr/bios/jonathan-ive.html” target=”_blank”>Sir Jonathan Ive of http://apple.com” target=”_blank”>Apple fame and http://marc-newson.com” target=”_blank”>Marc Newson — who have partnered with the http://u2.com” target=”_blank”>U2 frontman Bono for a charity event that benefits The Global Fund to combat the spread of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. Two standout pieces were designed by the team of Ive and Newson themselves: a special Leica Digital Rangefinder Camera and a unique aluminum desk by Neal Feay Studio. Other highlights include one-of-a-kind Apple Earbuds in solid rose gold, Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni “Snoopy” lamp produced by FLOS S.p.A., a Steinway & Sons piano, and a 1966 bottle of Dom Pérignon.
The auction will take place at Sotheby’s location in New York City on Saturday, November 23rd.
Sotheby’s – New York
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New York, NY 10021
Event Date: November 23rd, 2013 (Saturday)