Clients Are Saying...
"Above all, Judith has
great sensibilities. She sees and understands both the individual
work and the context in which the artist is working. She is very
frank and straightforward in her assessments. Her knowledge of
the art world is encyclopedic."
Principal, charitable foundation
of the art market, your good judgment as to what would work
in the space, and your senstivity to our budget were the indispensable
ingredients in our effort."
Partner, New York law firm
Judith Selkowitz has
brought her passion and knowledge of 19th and 20th century and contemporary
works to the business of developing collections for over 300 corporations
internationally as well as a list of discerning private collectors.
Ms. Selkowitz received her art education degree
at Skidmore College and was a
Fulbright Scholar in Rome. She served as an art researcher at
the Archives of American Art, of the Smithsonian Institution. She
has lectured at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, the Institute
of Business Designers, the World Art Market Conference, Art News,
the American Society of Interior Designers Conference, The Lotos
Club and The Dartmouth Club. She has been interviewed as an expert
in the art business for articles appearing in The
Washington Post, Forbes, Business Week, The Wall Street
Design, Contract and Progressive Architecture. In 1992, her article Art
and the Images of Corporate America appeared
New York Times.
Selkowitz, president of Art Advisory Services,
has been a recognized leader in the art consulting world since
her first corporate commission for Xerox in 1970. She provides a
professional, personalized approach to the business, whether for the
purchase of a single painting or developing an entire collection that
will enhance a specific corporate image.
Fluent in Italian and French, Ms. Selkowitz travels
extensively throughout Europe and the United States, and has built
a solid network of relationships with museum directors, curators,
artists and dealers worldwide. She is an expert in the fields of
contemporary, 19th and 20th century art. Dealing broadly in abstract
and representational painting, sculpture, photography, ceramics,
tapestry, and commissioned art, she also specializes in works on
paper and prints.
Ms. Selkowitz is a member
of Appraisers Association of America.