Who we are

Auctionata is the leading online auction house for art and luxury collectibles.

As the inventor of the livestream auction, Auctionata broadcasts auctions in real-time and provides an online auction room that is accessible to bidders worldwide.

Today, Auctionata is the biggest auction house in Germany and operates globally with offices in New York, London, Zurich, Rome and Madrid.

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Collaboration with Paddle8

In May 2016, Auctionata and Paddle8 announced that they would be joining forces to create the global leader in online art, collectibles and vintage luxury.

This new joint company immediately became one of the top 10 auction houses worldwide outside of China and the fastest growing company in the sector, bringing together the leading innovators of online auctions.

Paddle8 and Auctionata share a vision of being the destination of choice for the 21st century collector as well as art dealers. Together, they will be a dominant player for art and luxury collectibles in the most important markets globally.

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Auctions of the 21st century

All of Auctionata’s auctions are broadcasted via livestream from our studios in Berlin and New York. Thereby, Auctionata captures the thrill of the auction room and makes it accessible to bidders worldwide. In 2015, Auctionata held nearly 250 auctions and achieved record sales in in various categories such as Contemporary Art, Fine Art, Antiques and Collectibles, Asian Art, Watches, Wine, Vintage Luxury Goods and Classic Cars. Moreover, Auctionata offers over 26,000 objects in its online shop.

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The Management

The Auctionata Management is responsible for the operations of the company and develops and implements the long-term strategy.

The team unites many years of experience in the auction business,
e-commerce and in the fields of finance, marketing and technology.

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Sold. With Love

Auctionata offers you the possibility to sell your objects for the highest price possible. To achieve this, Auctionata broadcasts several auctions per week, in which your objects will be presented to an international audience.

Should an object remain unsold at auction, it can be offered for a fixed price in the Auctionata online shop.

Due to this global reach, Auctionata has achieved numerous record sales.

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Tradition meets Technology

In May 2016, Auctionata and Paddle8 announced that they would be joining forces to create the global leader in online art, collectibles and vintage luxury.

This new joint company immediately became one of the top 10 auction houses worldwide outside of China and the fastest growing company in the sector, bringing together the leading innovators of online auctions.

Paddle8 and Auctionata share a vision of being the destination of choice for the 21st century collector as well as art dealers. Together, they will be a dominant player for art and luxury collectibles in the most important markets globally.

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Our Expertise

By cooperating with a network of nearly 400 experts worldwide, Auctionata can ensure a free, quick and reliable valuation of your objects.

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The Founders

Auctionata was launched in February, 2012 in a hotel room in Berlin by Alexander Zacke, Georg Untersalmberger and Susanne Zacke. Based on a self-developed and patented technology, they succeeded to realize their common vision of a global, modern and secure online auction platform.

Today, Auctionata is the leading online auction house for art and luxury collectibles, with headquarters in Berlin and New York as well as several international offices throughout Europe.


The Auctionata Guarantee

Trust is our greatest priority. This is why we provide all of our buyers with a guarantee.

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