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February, 2016

We are proud to introduce our “Alumni Updates” for February, 2016. Thank you to all that contributed. We will be asking for updates quarterly regarding new professional positions and promotions, new businesses launched, new articles and books published and other significant personal events that happened within the last 12 months*.

If you would like to contribute to our next edition, please feel free to send us your update following the same format to a.bochi@sia.edu.


Rosie Allan
Masters of Art Business, London, 2013
Rosie is Associate Director of Sophie Macpherson Ltd. in London where she has worked since 2013. Rosie manages mid-level and senior roles internationally, focusing on sales, specialist and communication briefs. She has placed a number of Sotheby's Institute alumni in positions in the last three years.
www.sophiemacpherson.com

E. Victoria Ayers
American Art Course, New York, 1987
Victoria is currently the Senior Specialist in Decorative Arts and Silver at Bonhams New York.


Erica Back
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2013
Erica transitioned from the Sotheby's Bids Department to Appraisal Account Manager at Winston Art Group this past summer. She processes reports, assist with business development and manage the schedules and research for 30+ appraisers.

Heather Baratz Gokhman
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2015
Heather started an Auction Brokerage and Appraisal company with her partner, Christine Eisenberg, in Newport Beach, CA, called E&G Art Brokers.

Martina Sunjic Batovic
Masters of Art Business, London, 2007
As of January 2016, Martina is the new Head of the London office for Dorotheum Limited. She was previously a Specialist in the Post-War & Contemporary Art department at Bonhams Auctioneers in London.

Regina Baxter
Masters of Art Business, Singapore, 2009
Regina is a Regional Fine Art Specialist at CHUBB.

Tadeu Baldani Caravieri
Masters of Art Business, London, 2014
Tadeu produced the largest exhibition to date of Latin American art in the Middle East (www.artdubai.ae). He managed the conceptualization, launch and world-first exhibition of the most innovative projects from world's leading design schools (www.globalgradshow.com). Tadeu is currently Senior Strategy Manager for The Art Dubai Group.

Erica Berkowitz
Masters of Contemporary Art, New York, 2008
In 2015, Erica, alongside her husband, Joseph Weinreb, opened up Haven Gallery in New York. Haven Gallery is devoted to exhibiting emotionally, intellectually and imaginatively driven, representational artwork that connects the audience and artist with universal axioms and passions. Haven Gallery will be making their debut this year at SCOPE NY with artists Kukula and Zoé Byland.

Cheryl Ann Bolden
17th -18th Dec Arts Cert, London, 1994
Based in Paris, Cheryl is an artist, curator and collector. She is also the Artist in Residence at Villa Mai D’ici in Paris She is the creator of the international traveling educational and artistic project “Museum Precious Cargo” which is dedicated to the history and culture of the African American/African Diaspora. She presented at the Victoria and Albert Museum 2003.
www.museumpreciouscargo.org
www.villamaidici.org

Audra Branigan
Masters of Art Business, London, 2008
Audra is now Manager of Online Auctions in Toronto for Heffel, Canada's leading fine art auction house, and is also a Consignment Specialist.

Jessica Brassler
Masters of Contemporary Art, New York, 2012
Jessica is currently the Assistant to the Deputy Chairman of Chinese Art at Christie's New York.

Dorothy (Dotti) C. Bryant
American Art Course, New York, 1998
Dorothy received a Museum Studies graduate degree from Harvard Arts and Sciences in 2002 and is currently oil painting and studying with David Dunlop, Silvermine Art, New Canaan, CT. She resides in Greenwich, CT and Ann Arbor, MI.
dotski18@mac.com


Pamela Carrier
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2008
Pamela is the Contracts Coordinator at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, where she has been for the past 3 years.

Ali Cashman
Masters of Art Business, London, 2015
Ali has been living and working in New York. She is Assistant Director for Bethanie Brady Artist Management (BB|AM), a company with the mission to provide emerging and established artists with a professional support system and strategic plan tailored specifically to each artist. Cashman is also Manager of FIVE ELEVEN, an intimate storefront space in the heart of the Chelsea Gallery district dedicated to presenting unique, non-traditional and immersive contemporary art installations in collaboration with curators, artists, galleries and arts organizations.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/ali-cashman
http://www.bethaniebrady.com
http://www.five-11.com

Tiziana Castelluzzo
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2006
Tiziana is the Co-founder of TEA FOR THREE, a mobile contemporary arts collaboration that evolved from the desire to bring new insights to the discussion on possible ways of conceiving, developing and presenting contemporary art exhibitions and installations. The intention is to forge a close partnership in order to organise temporary exhibitions of international artists in different places and cities.
https://m.facebook.com/teaforthreeorg/
tea4threeproject@gmail.com

Daphne Cebek
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2014
Daphne has been working at Edelman Arts for the past 2 years as the Registrar, where she was responsible for curating a traveling exhibition for artist, Fritz Bultman.

Keri Christ-Ockenden
Post-Graduate Certificate of American Fine and Decorative Arts , New York, 2002
Keri is an IP lawyer with a solo practice counseling artists and designers. She is married to Justin Ockenden and spends her time between Greenwich Village and Orient, NY, where she is actively involved with the Oysterponds Historical Society and chairperson of their annual art auction. She plans to launch SEESAW, an art lending business, this year in New York.

Kitty Clay
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London, 2006
Founded 2013 by, Kitty Clay, her eponymous boutique in Southampton, NY reflects a unique approach somewhere between a gallery and curated shop. Kitty fuses an eclectic mix of antiques along with beautifully crafted objects, furniture, textiles, tableware, lighting and jewelry by artists for both functional and aesthetic admiration.
www.kittyclay.com

Penny Clemmons
Masters of Art Business, Los Angeles, 2015
Penny is the Founder of Art Mediation & Arbitration Services, Santa Barbara, California and caters to all members of the fine arts community.

Carlotta Conca
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2014
After graduation, Carlotta moved to Hong Kong where she currently lives and works.
She had been working for de Sarthe Gallery for one year, and is currently part of the Opera Gallery's team for over 1 year. Since 2014, she has been a member of the Hong Kong Art Gallery Week Committee.


Laura Dameme
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2013
Laura is now Project Management Associate at Athena Art Finance, a lender offering non-recourse loans exclusively collateralized by works of art. There, Laura is in charge of analyzing the collateral.

Ashley Devenish Robinson
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London, 2010
Ashley finally returned to the United States last year and married an artist, Daniel Robinson. She currently works at Pacific Northwest College of Arts in Portland, Oregon after spending a several years at Christie's in London, Wrightson & Platt (gallery/showroom in London), and the Architectural Association School of Architecture. www.pnca.edu

Nisha Dhaliwal
Masters of Art Business, London, 2014
Nisha is now a working Project Manager at MHPM Project Leaders. She also has her own art consultancy called DART Consulting.

Kate Duggan
Masters of Art Business, Singapore, 2009
Kate is currently the West Coast Director of Benefit Auctions at Paddle8.

Laurence Dujardyn
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2009
Laurence recently took up her position as a Director at Gladstone Gallery, New York. Next to this she will be organizing several projects in New York with Bunk Club, a non-profit organization she co-founded with Mathias Wille in 2012.
www.bunkclub.be


Sheida Ellini
Masters of Contemporary Art, New York, 2014
Sheida is the assistant to the Senior Director/Partner at Gladstone Gallery, New York.


Heather A. Galloway
Masters of Art Business, London, 2002
Heather is based between Rome and London, advising clients (from renewable energy to technology and everything in between) on international growth and expansion. She loves the art world and keeps up with exhibitions and collections. Her free time is spent outdoors enjoying nature.
www.sollevo.com

Alice Gardner
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London, 2013
Alice has enjoyed a rather sporadic career path since graduating in 2013; from managing an Antiquities Gallery in London and Beverly Hills, to being a successful financial Headhunter in the City, she has now settled in Monaco where she works as a Super Yacht Broker in both Charter and Sales & Purchase. Her love of art has not diminished with this exposure to the Corporate World, however, as she has plans to create an art brokerage for Super Yachts on the side.

Erin J. Gilbert
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2014
Erin is currently the Director of Kruger Gallery which has spaces in Chicago, Illinois and Marfa, Texas.

Nora Glöggler
Masters of Art Business, London, 2008
Nora is currently the Insurance Performance and Sales Coach at Allianz Insurance in Germany.

Rachel Goss
Masters of Art Business, London, 2014
After finishing her dissertation, Rachel moved back to the U.S., where she currently works for Artsy at their New York headquarters. She was a contributor to Hiscox Online Art Trade Report 2015 and works on Artsy's Gallery Insights series.


Marc Hajjar
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2013
Marc is working at the Winston Art Group as their Art Advisory Manager, overseeing all their auction sales/purchases and many private arrangements.

Jihae Han
Masters of Contemporary Design, London, 2013
Since graduation, Jihae returned to Korea and started her career as instructor in the History of Design at Ewha Woman’s University in Seoul. Also, she is completing a PhD at the same university.

Nathan Paul Hansen
Masters of Art Business, London, 2014
Nathan is currently living in South London and working as a Fine Art Technician at Rosebery's Auction House in order to gain object-based knowledge with a focus on timepieces.

Erika Hirugami
Masters of Art Business, Los Angeles, 2015
Erika recently became the Curatorial Director of Latin American Art at Marcas Contemporary. She received a fellowship by the California Association of Museums and also launched her own curatorial practice; a unique art enterprise that inhabits the rift between museums and galleries.
www.curatorlove.com


Danielle Leigh Isaacs
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London, 2011
Danielle is still acting Fine Art Specialist at Weschler's Auctioneers in Washington D.C. She has put together a special auction of African American artwork, set for February 26th, which features the collection of Reverend Douglas E. Moore and Dr. Doris Hughes-Moore, and includes works by Elizabeth Catlett, Romare Bearden, Jacob Lawrence and many others.


Stas Johnson-Chyzhykov
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2014
Stas is the Associate Director on the Collector Relations team at Artsy, the leading resource for art collecting and education. Currently she is focusing on collector acquisition and engagement, advancing the user experience on the Artsy platform, and developing young and existing collectors.


Jasleen Kandhari
Masters of East Asian Art, London, 2003
Jasleen is a tutor and lecturer of Indian art and textiles at University of Oxford, department of continuing education and the lecturer for new the Royal Academy of Art Tour to India: Treasures of the Punjab & 'Little Tibet'. This will be the first expert-let tour to include Sikh Art of the Punjab including Jasleen's lectures on Sikh painting, Tibetan art and Indian textiles to be delivered at the National Museum in Delhi and private tours of Sikh and Indian art at museums by curators and Jasleen including the Presidential Palace-Rashtrapati Bhavan museum, the National Museum, Crafts Museum, Sanskriti museum in Delhi, Government museum in Chandigarh, Himachal State museum in Shimla and Maharajah Ranjit Singh and Central Sikh museum in Amritsar plus a special visit to Sobha Singh gallery, the modern master of Sikh art in the Andretta valley.
Further details on Jasleen's blog: The Travelling Art Historian
http://www.coxandkings.co.uk/tourdetails?tourcode=pun2016&type=group&int=in

Caitlin Kelly
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2011
Caitlin is the Fine Art Expert at Frenkel & Company International Insurance Brokers. She oversees the insurance of galleries, private collections, museums, and foundations.

Alison Kennedy Riley
Masters of Photography, London, 2009
Alison is celebrating this year five years working with the photography appraisal firm, Penelope Dixon & Associates, where she is an Associate Appraiser working specifically with photographs. She also began her own consulting and appraisal firm, A.R. Photography Consulting Inc. at the beginning of 2015 and relocated back to Toronto, Canada with her husband after living in New York since 2010. Currently, she works between Toronto and New York, working on public and private photography collections for various appraisal purposes.

Kathleen Killin
Masters of Art Business, London, 2013
Following graduation, Kathleen managed the sale of the Charles Bronfman corporate collection and was an Associate in the Canadian Art Department at Waddingtons, Canada’s oldest auction house. She then left the art world to attend law school at University of London and University of Cambridge. She is currently completing her Masters of Law at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, and has recently joined ROSS Intelligence as a legal consultant in Palo Alto, California.

Margo A. Kosin
Masters of Art Business, Los Angeles, 2015
Margo was recently named Assistant Director at Avran Art + Design, a contemporary fine art gallery located in Laguna Beach, California.

Alexa Jeanne Kusber
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2007
After a fruitful seven years in London working with cultural organisations such as Arts Co, ACE and the British Council coupled with developing numerous exhibition programmes including the first The Museum of Everything and [re]locate, Alexa moved to Switzerland in 2013 where she currently co-curates the Verbier 3D Sculpture Park and Artist Residency. Her practice has evolved into a sustainable form of curating where cultural education is at the forefront with a focus on non-traditional art audiences.
www.alexakusber.com


Taylor Langone
Masters of Contemporary Art, New York, 2012
After working in sales at Paddle8 for a year, Taylor transitioned over to Fab.com where she is working as Art Buyer.

Albert Lau
Masters of Art Business, London, 2014
Albert has been working as Gallery Coordinator at Sotheby's Hong Kong Gallery since early 2015. He is still active as a pianist, having given a piano duet recital in October 2015 at All Saints' Cathedral, Hong Kong.

Cory Lettier
Masters of Art Business, Los Angeles, 2015
Cory was recently named Events Coordinator for UCLA's Venice Art Walk and Silent Auction, a benefit event that supports the efforts of Venice Family Clinic. Venice Art Walk and Silent Auction is Los Angeles' oldest and largest Art Walk. Sales made generate the funds necessary to provide critical health care services to nearly 24,000 low-income, uninsured, and homeless people of Southern California.

Nina M. LiGreci
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London 2011
Nina is currently residing in San Diego, CA working as a photographer, editor & cataloguer for a vintage furniture start-up company, Loveseat. Searching out unique and desirable pieces of furniture from southern California, Loveseat acquires, lightly restores and offers pieces up for sale at discounted prices for the local community to enjoy.

Peter Loughrey
Works of Art Course, London, 1995
Peter is the founder and director of Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA), the first auction house to specialize in modern art and design. As a well-recognized expert in both furniture and fine art of the 20th century, Peter has written articles, contributed to several TASCHEN books, and curated exhibits on the subject. He is also a veteran of the PBS television series Antiques Roadshow.


Annie May Chen
Masters of Art Business, Singapore, 2011
Annie May, New York Based Jewelry Designer, was honored in Negros Museum, Bacolod, Philippines last January 19, 2016. The 23-piece exhibit of bridge jewelry with precious and semi-precious gems set in solid 925 sterling silver was was well attended and applauded by the community. This, along with many others, is a continued approach by the artist to expose and educate the public of the importance of handcrafted artisan pieces not just as accessories, but as lifetime investments. Click here to see Annie Chen Event.

Katie McGrail
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2014
Katie was promoted to Business Develop Manager within the advertising department at artnet. She oversees all of artnet's luxury digital campaigns and will begin to sell advertising to potential luxury clients.

Caroline McGuckian
Masters of American Fine and Decorative Art, New York, 2013
Caroline is currently working at Alexander Gallery as the Gallery Assistant.

Erica McTurk
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2015
In September of 2015, Erica returned to Detroit, Michigan where she works as an interior design assistant and project manager at Mark Johnson and Associates. The firm is renowned for their work in residential architecture, interior architecture, and furnishings.

Surbhi Modi
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2012
Surbhi is happy to share that after graduation, she set up Floodlight Foundation to help promote PUBLICA, the public art festival, with a focus to increase arts awareness in India, a country where few people end up in museums and galleries. The first edition was in 2013, and the second edition is now in 2016. It is being touted to be the India's largest festival with an engagement of several million people spread across12 locations in Delhi, Mumbai and Modinagar. Both Indian and international artists are a part of PUBLICA. Artists include Gigi Scaria, Anant Mishra, Tushar Joag, Owais Husain, Jagannath Panda, among others.

Dora Molnar
Masters of Art Business, London 2011
Based in Paris, Dora has recently joined Aurélie Julien Collectible Design as a Senior Advisor, specialized in limited edition contemporary design. She also helps international private clients, interior designers and dealers sourcing antiques from France. Dora is also the Paris correspondent of the Hungarian art newspaper, writing about the art market, auctions, art and design fairs and furniture - objet d'art related subjects.

Yvonne Koscielak Monestier
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2007
Yvonne is currently living in Toronto where she works as a Public Art Project Manager for the local municipal government.

Fernando Assumpção Queiroz Mota
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2011
Fernando is the Institutional Relations/Liaisons at Casa Triângulo, São Paulo, Brazil, as well as an independent art critic/curator and advisor for private collectors on Latin American and Brazilian contemporary art.
www.linkedin.com/in/faqmota


Eriko Nagao
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2014
Eriko is currently living in Kyoto, Japan and working for Sagawa Art Museum as an Assistant Curator in Shiga.


Kathleen O'Brien
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2009
Kathleen recently moved to Los Angeles and she excited to be the Associate Sales Director of Cherry and Martin in Culver City, CA.

George O'Dell
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2008
George is currently a Deputy Director and Head of the Contemporary Art Day Sale at Sotheby's London.

Elizabeth Taryn O’Meara
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2013
Taryn is an Account Executive at Lofty.com, an online marketplace for fine art and antiques. Prior to joining Lofty, Taryn was part of the team that launched the North American branch of Suttons & Robertsons, a historic British pawnbrokering company. She also worked at Aicon Gallery, a modern and contemporary Indian Art Gallery in New York that manages emerging market art funds. Click here to check out her recent blog.

Rodrigo Orrantia Gómez
Masters of Photography, London, 2011
Rodrigo was recently awarded 'Exceptional Talent in the Arts' status by Arts Council England and UK government, and has now become and independent curator for photography, working with museums and galleries in the UK and Latin America. Additionally, he is editing his first collection of Photobooks, to be launched at Arles Festival this summer.

K. Sarah Ostrach
Masters of East Asian Art, London, 2011
After teaching art appreciating and English in Beijing for over two years, Sarah has returned to Washington, D.C. to continue teaching both subjects and pursue further study in the teaching of English as a second language.

Erica Overskei
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2007
Erica recently transitioned to the role of Program Manager at Arts Brookfield, which is a public arts program of Brookfield Property Partners. Their annual calendar of free cultural events invigorates the public spaces of Brookfield’s premier office buildings and retail centers in Los Angeles, New York, Houston, Denver, Toronto, Sydney and Perth. By commissioning, producing, and presenting world-class works of art, Arts Brookfield supports creativity and innovation in the fields of music, dance, theater, film, and visual art.


Seol Park
Masters of American Fine and Decorative Art, New York, 2012
Seol is currently an Independent curator and private advisor at Spark Art Management.
She staged a successful outdoor exhibition of environmental scale installations by 5 international and American artists, during the Miami Art Week December 2015.
Miami Art Week’s Largest Outdoor Exhibit is Invisible To You (Artfix Daily)
She discussed her art advisory practice and her focus on identifying and promoting mid-career international artists in an interview by Peer Insights Report (full text appeared in The Bavelas Group’s Family Office Insights publication, vol 3, issue 25, Dec 2015)

Philippa Anne Patrick
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London 1999
Since graduating, Philippa worked as a Picture Researcher for David Messum's in London. She now works as a self-employed artist who regularly exhibits at her local gallery. Her final solo show will be in June 2016.
www.ardquinfinearts.co.uk
philipparichardson.co.uk

Marta Pereira
Masters of Art Business, London, 2012
Marta works as an art advisor specialized in Brazilian contemporary art and is located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Kasia Ploskonka
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2013
While working across all three Frieze Art Fairs, in London and New York, in the role of Exhibitor Data Coordinator, Kasia is pursuing a PhD. She is in her first year of my MPhil/PhD at SOAS with a working title of Contested Conventions: Contemporary Art from Central Asia.


Côme Remy
Works of Art Course, London, 1991
Côme is a ppecialist in 20th century deco arts for auction houses and insurance companies such as the Llyod's syndicate of London. He is also teaching "History of Interior Design of the 20th century"; "Influence of Asia on the Decorative Arts in the Western world from 1513 to 1900" and "Words of Style" at the Insight school of Interior design in Hong Kong; "Art deco" at the Essec school in Paris.

Pascale Revert
MA Post-War, London, 2000
After owning and running contemporary Design gallery Perimeter in Paris 6th Arrondissement for more than 10 years, Pascale took a break and re-opened a space in West London in February 2015, 50 GOLBORNE. 50 GOLBORNE is a commercial space dedicated to investigating the convergence between art, design and craft with a focus on the creative scenes of the African Continent and its Diaspora.

Julia Rickmeyer
Masters of Art Business, London, 2008
Since graduation, Julia has worked at the Art Loss Register as Manager of European Clients. After the Art Loss Register, she joined the Restitution Department at Sotheby's London, where she works as a provenance researcher and was promoted to Deputy Director. Last year she finished her third MA in Art History.

Shantelle Rodriguez
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2013
Shantelle is currently Business Manager and Junior Specialist at Fine Art Auctions Miami, Miami FL.

James Rosenthal
Masters of American Fine and Decorative Art, New York, 2014
James manages the New York gallery of O'Sullivan Antiques, which specializes in Georgian and Regency period furniture, with an emphasis on mahogany, rosewood, and satinwood pieces.


Steve Sabella
Masters of Art Business, London, 2009
At the end of 2015 Steve was interviewed for Deutsche Welle's TV "Guest & Story,” and FRANCE 24's "Encore!," His monograph "Steve Sabella - Photography 1997-2014” published by Hatje Cantz was reviewed by Dorothea Schoene in The Journal of Palestine Studies. Autumn exhibitions included group shows at Boxart Gallery in Verona, Barjeel Art Foundation in Sharjah, and Salsali Private Museum in Dubai. Sabella also participated in "Nel Mezzo del Mezzo" at Museo Riso, Palermo curated by Marco Bazzini, Bartomeu Mari & Christine Macel.

Eléonore de Sadeleer
Masters of Contemporary Art, London, 2011
Eléonore is the Director of the CAB Art Center, a Private contemporary art center in Brussels.

Alexandra Schilt
Masters of American Fine and Decorative Art, New York, 2013
Currently, Alexandra is working at Collectrium, a Christie's company, as a Customer Success Specialist. Prior to this, she was working at Christie's Auction House in their Bids Department.

Jacqueline Sevcik
Masters of Art Business, London, 2011
Jacqueline is the founder of JSevcikPR a Fine Art PR & Communications consultant company based in Amsterdam. Jacqueline works with a range of artists and art businesses around the world.

Brian M. Shannon
Masters of Art Business, London 2001
Brian launched his own art appraisal and consulting firm in 2015. Based in Chicago and operating throughout the Mid- and Southwest, BMS Art specializes in valuation, sales, and protection strategies for wealth management and insurance clients, covering fine art, wine, collectibles, antiques, and jewelry.
www.bmsartconsulting.com

Angela Solie
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London, 2001
After 13 years of selling California Impressionism at William A Karges Fine Art in Los Angeles, Angela decided to leave California to raise her 3 year old son, Jack, in the Midwest. Leaving her art sales position was very difficult but the opportunity to buy back the Craftsman home she grew up in was a game changer for her family. She is currently employed at Paper Transport, Green Bay, WI.

Shannon Stobbe
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2012
Shannon is currently the Director of Client Services at UOVO Fine Art.

Electra Soutzoglou
Masters of Contemporary Art, New York, 2012
Electra currently works in VIP Relations for Frieze Art Fairs.

Stuart Steck
American Art Course, New York, 1991
Stuart is currently Chair of Art History and Critical Studies at Lesley University's College of Art and Design in Cambridge, MA. He also serves as the President of the Visual Culture Consortium, Boston (VCC). The VCC brings together faculty, students, and museum professionals who have a shared interest in art history and visual culture.

Simmy Swinder
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2010
Simmy has recently taken a position as Associate Director of Ibid. Gallery. She concurrently runs a non-profit, Four Six One Nine, inviting select galleries to come exhibit at her space in Los Angeles.
simmyswinder.com
4619.us


Zain Talyarkhan
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2011
Zain has recently been appointed Director of Christie's Russia. Based between Moscow and London, he is responsible for driving Christie's business and client development strategies throughout Russia and the CIS.

Nancy Tilghman
Masters of Contemporary Art, New York, 2012
Nancy is currently working Part-time in the Bid Department at Sotheby’s New York.

Katie Totman
Masters of American Fine and Decorative Art, New York, 2009
Katie recently began working for the City of San Antonio's Office of Historic Preservation as a planner. It is a privilege to be working with historic properties and helping to maintain the historic fabric of San Antonio.
www.linkedin.com/in/ktotman


Luisa Fernanda Velosa
Masters of Art Business, London, 2015
Luisa is currently the Marketing Director of Independent Films at Cine Colombia, the largest film distributor and exhibitor in the country.


Janet Wall
American Art Course, New York, 2006
Janet was recently appointed to the board of directors of the Founders' Circle Ltd., an independent non-profit organization that partners with the Mint Museum of Craft + Design to promote the appreciation of contemporary craft and design.

Erin-Marie Wallace
Masters of Fine and Decorative Art, London, 2006
Erin-Marie is C.E.O. and Auctioneer of E. M. Wallace Auctions and Appraisals, an auction house and appraisal firm specializing international private sales and live streaming auctions of Antiques, Jewelry and Design. In addition to pioneering the field of worldwide, live-streaming, video auctions, she has completed the Federal Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) course in Appraisals and Evaluation of Real Property.

Timothy Whealon
Works of Art Course, London, 1994
Over the past two decades, Timothy has attracted a loyal following. His work has been published extensively in the likes of ELLE DECOR, Veranda, Architectural Digest, and House Beautiful. He has also been named on ELLE DECOR’s A-List of Designers since 2011. Timothy’s latest venture, a book with Rizzoli entitled In Pursuit of Beauty: The Interiors of Timothy Whealon, was released this fall. His book can be purchased through Rizzoli publishing and bookstores worldwide.


Jie Xia
Masters of Art Business, New York, 2012
Jie Xia is currently a board member of Mount Holyoke College Art Museum Advisory Board.


Lisa A. Zeiger
Styles of Art Course, 17th and 18th Cent Dec Arts, 19th and 20th Cent Dec Arts
Lisa is currently engaged in writing and ghostwriting about art and interior design. Please visit her design blog bookandroom.

Annemarie Zethof
Masters of Photography, London, 2013
After graduation, Annemarie was an intern at James Hyman Gallery in London. She moved to Antwerp with her family in 2014 to set up her own gallery. Since March 2015, she and her husband are the proud owners of IBASHO Gallery, a gallery specialising in Japanese vintage and contemporary photography and photo books.

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