Why Art Buyers and Sellers Should Choose the Lone Star Art Auction:

  • The Lone Star Art Auction is the largest live fine art auction presented annually in the state of Texas. Texas is one of the biggest and most significant art markets in the world, and it is a natural location for a premier fine art sale.
  • Single, independent ownership with the owner, Phil Berkebile, Jr., involved in every aspect of the day-to-day management of the company including consignor/buyer interaction and customer service.
  • The Lone Star Art Auction provides our consignors with one of the most competitive seller’s commission structures in the fine art industry based on the rarity, desirability, condition, and value of the artwork being consigned. There are also no additional fees charged to sellers. We offer low seller’s fees for one simple reason and that is to provide the highest possible sale price to our consignors. We invite you to compare our seller’s commission to other international, national, or regional auction houses and in doing so, we are confident you will very quickly realize that the Lone Star Art Auction’s commitment to consignors is truly unique and industry leading.
  • The Lone Star Art Auction’s 20% buyer’s premium for live in-person bidding, live telephone bidding, absentee bidding, and live online bidding on the Lone Star Art Auction website is one of the lowest in the industry helping to attract the maximum number of interested bidders.
  • The Fall 2024 Lone Star Art Auction to be held on October 12 in Dallas, Texas will offer over 250 top-tier paintings and sculpture for sale to the highest bidders from some of the very best contemporary and deceased artists including the historic masters of the 19th – 21st centuries.
  • A world-class venue with the auction being held in the Grand Ballroom at the Renaissance Dallas, a premier Marriott Bonvoy hotel, conveniently located just minutes from downtown Dallas and two major airports including DFW International and Love Field. Special room rates are available to Lone Star Art Auction attendees.
  • This exciting and entertaining two-day destination event will kick-off with an auction artwork preview on Friday, October 11, 2024, from 10:00am – 5:00pm CT followed by the exclusive Lone Star Art Auction Patron’s Cocktail Reception and Dinner that evening. Auction registrants attending this event can preview the auction artwork while being entertained by Texas swing band legends, The Gimble’s. On Saturday, October 12, the day will begin with an auction artwork preview and pre-auction breakfast beginning at 10:00am CT followed by the live auction at 12:00 noon. Keeping with Lone Star Art Auction tradition, all auction events including Friday evening’s Lone Star Art Auction Patron’s Cocktail Reception and Dinner as well as Saturday’s pre-auction breakfast are complimentary to all auction attendee registrants.
  • Substantial auction promotion and advertising targeting both buyers and sellers with full-page print ads beginning in December 2023 and running continuously throughout 2024 in Cowboys & Indians, Western Art Collector, Western Art & Architecture, Texas Monthly, Patron magazines, and more.
  • A full-color printed auction catalog will be published and distributed to a proprietary list of previous auction buyers and prospective art buyers across the country 30-days prior to the auction. Auction catalogs are complimentary to auction attendee registrants.
  • A complete digital auction catalog will be published online 30-days prior to the sale on the Lone Star Art Auction website, Bidsquare, LiveAuctioneers, and AskArt reaching and attracting art buyers and collectors worldwide.
  • Renowned auctioneer Jason Brooks brings the highest level of professionalism and experience to the Lone Star Art Auction. Jason and his team will help command the highest prices for our auction consignors while also ensuring a comfortable and entertaining experience for all auction attendees and participants.
  • The annual Lone Star Art Auction will be one of the most significant and enjoyable fine art events to be held in 2024, and a can’t miss experience for art collectors and enthusiasts.