The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel – Holiday Surfboard Auction 2019
Auction Ends: Dec 31, 2019 05:00 PM PST


Art Board by Nicholas Kontaxis

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Leading Bid
$3,250 USD
Number of Bids
31  -  Bid History

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Item Description

A brain tumor at 15-months-old; an autism diagnosis at two-years-old; resulting in 50,000 seizures to-date.  Now at 23-years-old, Nicholas Kontaxis is thriving as a self-taught contemporary artist -expressing his unique passion for life through his vibrant paintings, a riot of primary colors.  Kontaxis expresses himself through his bold, colorful and inspirational large-scale canvases that have touched countless individuals and collectors from around the world.  His paintings have become his voice despite limited expressive verbal skills.

Kontaxis, a true brut artist, has landed solo exhibitions in Los Angeles, Palm Desert, Idaho, Chicago, Atlanta, Brooklyn and London, and sold paintings to celebrities and influencers such as tennis superstar Roger Federer, Dean Spanos, owner of the National Football League’s LA Chargers, and the CEO’s of YouTube Red and Google. With numerous commissioned works for Google, Kaiser Permanente and Adidas at Coachella in 2019.

Kontaxis artwork is featured on a Brawner Board. For more information, please visit:

 The title of Nicholas' board is "Let's Do Tricks."


Special Instructions

Packing, shipping, and handling are not included. Boards can be picked up at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel or purchaser can arrange for shipping. Boards will be available for pick up or shipping on, or after, Monday, January 6, 2020. Boards must be picked up no later than January 31, 2020.

 You'll have to include your credit card information to hold your bid but you will not be charged. If you win, the resort will be in touch directly to collect payment.