Wednesday, October 20, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The market for fine art can be an opaque and confusing place. In this interactive program, gallerist and appraiser Michael Rose will demystify the art industry and breakdown the most important components. Attendees will learn how to distinguish between varying marketplaces and learn more about resources for collecting art and bringing artworks to market.
About Michael Rose:
Michael Rose is an art historian, gallerist, and appraiser based in Southern New England. Since 2014 he has served as the gallery manager at the historic Providence Art Club, one of the nation’s oldest arts organizations. Through his current freelance work he advises collectors and artists, provides appraisal services, teaches, and completes curatorial projects.
Michael has worked with hundreds of artists and thousands of works of art. Under his leadership, the Art Club was recognized as one of the top three art galleries in Rhode Island by The Providence Journal and received coveted Best of Rhode Island Awards from Rhode Island Monthly for Best Art Gallery in Providence in 2019, 2020, and 2021. In 2021, Michael began producing a weekly art column “Inside Art” for Rhode Island news site GoLocalProv. He also continues to write regularly for his blog Fine Art Insights, and produces an accompanying podcast.