VAGF Online Meeting Aug. 17 – Selling Art & Collectors

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VAGF Monthly Meeting

Monday, August 17 from 7 pm – 8:15 pm
Meeting via Zoom:
Register here 
After registration via Eventbrite, you will receive a zoom link in the Eventbrite confirmation email (click on the orange button to see zoom link).
VAGF members, look for an email from VAGF membership for a discount code.
For any questions regarding discount code for members, please email to 
Fee: Free for VAGF members; $10 for non-members 

Topic: How can I get my artwork into private collections and how do collectors choose what artworks to purchase?”
Unveil the world of private contemporary art collections with attention to the range of featured artworks’ medium, intellectual content, and aesthetic components. As an advisor and collection manager, Ms. Shipley works with individual collectors to assess artworks that they are considering adding to their collection and donating to museums. She has worked with +1,000 objects collectively valued over 100m USD that are displayed and commissioned by collectors in their homes and offices.

Temple Shipley advises collectors of contemporary art on acquisitions and manages their strategic loans, museum gifts, insurance valuations, and estate plans. She previously represented international artists as director of galerie frank elbaz in Dallas and Paris. Shipley has served on the curatorial teams at the Dallas Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Graham Foundation in Chicago, the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust in Chicago, and the Smart Museum at the University of Chicago. Shipley earned her BA in Art History with Honors from the University of Chicago and continued with coursework in the Arts Management & Entrepreneurship program at Southern Methodist University.

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