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Sir Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson Team Up with Bono for (RED) Auction

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On November 23rd, 2013, the (RED) auction will go live at 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 -- Sir Jonathan Ive of Apple fame and Marc Newson -- who have partnered with the 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)