University of Zurich’s Art Market Studies cordially invites you to join the online talk:
“The Art Market: The Pandemic & The US Presidential Election” with Dirk Boll, Kenny Schachter & Thomas Seydoux
moderated by Nicolas Galley
Friday, 27 Nov 2020
15:00 – 17:15 CET
Live Streaming on Art Market Studies Facebook
Prof. Dr. Dirk Boll is President of Christie’s in Europe, Middle East, Russia and India. He is based in London and oversees all the regional offices in the region including those in the Middle East, Russia and India. Trained as a lawyer, he holds a post-graduate MA in Art Management and a PhD degree in art law. Dirk Boll is a member of UZH Art Market Studies faculty and advisory board.
Kenny Schachter is an art writer, curator, artist, collector, dealer and lecturer based in New York. Voted several times “best arts writer” by readers of the influential Baer Faxt, he is one of the most disruptive and influential Artnet columnists. Kenny Schachter is a member of UZH Art Market Studies faculty.
Thomas Seydoux is the owner of the international art trading company Seydoux & Associés Fine Arts based in Paris. Prior to founding his own company, he co-founded and headed the Art Advisory Department of Schroders Banque in Geneva and then joined Christies where he became the International Chairman of the Impressionist and Modern Art Department. Thomas Seydoux is a member of UZH Art Market Studies faculty and advisory board.
Nicolas Galley is the founder and director of the Executive Master in Art Market Studies (University of Zurich). He holds a PhD in art history (University of Fribourg) and received several grants to pursue his researches at the Getty Research Institute (Los Angeles) and the Columbia University (New York). He has worked several years in the private banking industry.
The conference will be held in English and is free of charge.