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Tuesday, March 7, 2017 7:00-8:00PM, reception to follow
Sotheby’s Institute of Art
570 Lexington Avenue, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10022

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Sotheby's Institute of Art Speaker Series presents "The Global Art Gallery Report" with Magnus Resch, Jeffrey Deitch, Stefania Bortolami, and James Fuentes

Moderator: Magnus Resch Book Author and Art Entrepreneur


Jeffrey Deitch, Gallery Owner, Curator, Writer
Stefania Bortolami, Gallery Owner
James Fuentes, Gallery Owner

The Global Art Gallery Report is the first and the most wide-ranging report on today's commercial art galleries. Published by Phaidonit is the first insight of its kind, presenting a detailed and comprehensive portrait of today's gallery scene. In a panel discussion, Magnus Resch will discuss his findings with gallerists Jeffrey Deitch, Stefania Bortolami and James Fuentes. Panelists will shine a light on the future of the art gallery.

Founded in 1969, the Sotheby’s Institute of Art is the first and foremost graduate school for the study of art and its markets. With more than 6,000 alumni working internationally in art fairs, galleries, museums, auction houses, and nonprofits, the Institute’s alumni are shaping the future of the art industry. Past guest speakers at the Institute have included artists, such as: Ulay and Jaša, Dan Graham, Alexandre Singh, Glenn Ligon, Sanford Biggers, Carolee Schneemann, Dara Birnbaum, Alfredo Jaar, Ahmed Alsoudani; and art industry experts from Sotheby’s, Art Basel, Paddle8, Auctionata, Armory Show, Artsy, Whitney Museum, Swiss Institute, MoMA, and others.


Magnus Resch

Book author, university professor and art entrepreneur. He is founder of the Magnus app. Most recent publications include "100 Secrets of the Art World" and the #1 Bestseller "Management of Art Galleries.”

Jeffrey Deitch

Gallery owner, curator, former museum director, writer and one of the most influential people in the art world. Jeffrey founded his first gallery in 1972 and recently re-opened his gallery in Lower Manhattan. He is responsible for curating some of the most relevant shows in the world, including "Post Human,” "The Painting Factory" and most recently "Overpop.”

Stefania Bortolami

Stefania, born in Italy opened her first gallery in 2005, after leaving a top position at Gagosian. Today, she operates her influential gallery out of Chelsea, New York.

James Fuentes

James Fuentes is widely considered as a leading voice among the new generation of gallery owners. He opened his gallery in 2007 and was one of the first to populate the Lower East Side, the area where he grew up.