There are many ways to participate in this extraordinary auction; below please find information about the various bidding options:
Bid Live with the Wright iOS app
Bidding is easy with Wright auction iOS app! Follow the auction, submit absentee bids and/or bid live from anywhere using your mobile device by downloading the Wright iOS app and registering for the noma auction. Learn more about the app at wright20.com/buying/wright-ios-app
Bid Live Online
Live bidding from your desktop computer is available at wright20.com on the day of the sale. You can register in advance at live.wright20.com. Once you register you will be provided with a paddle number. Please note that you can use the same login details from your mobile device for an enhanced bidding experience.
In addition to bidding via Wright directly, the sale will also be listed on Artsy and Live Auctioneers. Please keep in mind that there is an additional fee for purchases made using this third party site.
Bid by Absentee
Also referred to as left, order or commission bids, absentee bidding allows you to place a maximum bid amount on individual lots. During the sale Wright will bid on your behalf up to that amount, making every attempt to secure the lot at the most competitive price. You must submit absentee bids in advance of the sale and may do so using the bid form at wright20.com/forms/bid. Please note you can leave absentee bids using the Wright iOS app as well.
Bid by Phone
If you cannot attend the auction you can register to bid by telephone and a Wright representative will call you for your lots of interest and you will have the opportunity to bid live during the sale. Like absentee bids, you must register prior to the day of sale to reserve a phone line. To register to bid by phone, please complete the bid form at wright20.com/forms/bid.
Bid in Person
The auction will be held at Wright Chicago located at 1440 West Hubbard Street beginning at 8 am North American Central Time Zone. The auction is open to the public and is free to attend. Floor bidders may arrive up to 30 minutes prior to the auction start or any time prior to the auctioning of the first lot on which they wish to bid. Please note that none of the works will be available for viewing.
For additional information about bidding, visit wright20.com/buying/how-to-bid.
Contact the bid department:
t 312 563 0020
f 312 235 4182