Introduction

Tanya01Love of art. That is what I am about.
And attention for the artist; for the experienced art collector and for the wavering buyer. But love of art in the first place.

What makes an object into art? What makes it rise above mediocrity? Almost always: I do not have to think about it. I see it. And ‘the market’ proved me right most of the time.

In 2010 I closed my art gallery in Haarlem. After twenty-five years I wished to focus on a mediating role between artist and art lover. The static role of ever-presence in a gallery was replaced by ambulant art consultancy. To this I brought experience, acumen and judgement, reliance and a network developed over a period of thirty years.

Since 2015 I have been employed by the National Ceramics Museum ‘Princessehof’ in Leeuwarden, Friesland, first as scout, then as curator and since 2018 as conservator for contemporary ceramics.

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