Capsule Auctions is New York City’s downtown art auction house, specializing in Modern and Contemporary fine art. Founded in 2017 by Simon Baranoff and Nicholas Thorn, Capsule’s sales offer outstanding fresh-to-market paintings, sculptures, prints, and photographs from prestigious estates and collections. We’re located in the heart of the Chelsea Arts District, easily accessible to top collectors and institutions.

Capsule prides itself on the authenticity and the quality of our curated sales including, Post-War and Contemporary Art, International Fine Art, American Art, Photography and Fine Prints, 20th Century Design, and Craft & Editions.

Recent highlights include unique original works by Leoncillo, Pietro Consagra, Jose Guerrero, Menoucher Yektai, Joan Snyder, Alexander Calder, Edward Willis Redfield, Hans Hartung, Pierre Alechinsky, Tiffany Studios, Stanislav Kolibal, Sarah Grilo, Helen Frankenthaler, Jean Michel Folon, Alice Halicka, Serge Poliakoff, José Antonio Fernández-Muro, Antoine-Louis Barye, Charles Cordier, Robert Motherwell, Hans Wegner, Robert Natkin, John Piper, Julio Le Parc, and Natvar Bhavsar.