Meet Rachel Vancelette
Vancelette Global Art Acquisitions Corp
MA Art Business, London, 2003
Rachel Vancelette is currently the owner of Vancelette Global Art Acquisitions Corp, a multi-faceted contemporary art and fashion creative agency dedicated to uniting contemporary and modern art, art, travel, lifestyle, design, and fashion. Vancelette provides global art acquisition services focusing on both modern and contemporary art markets and provides consultation to international art collectors and art and fashion industry clientele. She has remained a contributor for Vogue Italia since 2010, along with Vogue International reaching multiple global markets. She continues to contribute as a top art industry specialist for both arts and fashion industry magazines including Metropolitan Magazine, Mandatory, Urban Mindz, Sculpture among others, focusing on the ongoing conversation between the art and fashion industries.
With experience in the international art market in France, Italy, Spain, London, Korea, Japan and New York, Ms. Vancelette has held positions as senior director including Curatorial Director De Buck Gallery, NYC, Managing Director at fordPROJECT, Curator/Manager of the Domus Collection Beijing/New York, Senior Director of Barbara Gladstone’s 21st Street Gallery, and Senior Director for Yvon Lambert, New York. In 2007, she opened Yvon Lambert Gallery 21st Street location with artist Richard Jackson, working alongside noted architect Richard Gluckman. Ms. Vancelette launched the Gladstone Gallery 21st Street location in 2008 with artist Anish Kapoor, a gallery designed by architect Annabelle Selldorf. With a certification in art appraisal and expertise in blue-chip, mid-career and emerging artist sectors of the contemporary art market, she has provided private art consultation services including acquisition, sales, appraisal, and curatorial management for leading art collectors, artists and art advisors; multiple private and public art collections; non-profits, art foundations and museums in Asia, Europe, South America and the United States.