Esterhazy Art Advisors bring their expertise, contacts, and due diligence to every collector's experience.
Extensive due diligence brings confidence to any acquisition and Esterhazy Art Advisors consult with curators, specialists, collectors, advisors, and key experts along with art databases, catalogs, and reference books to ensure the most comprehensive understanding of any work, artist, or collection.
Esterhazy Art Advisors supports collectors in purchasing or selling invidiual works or collections, both in primary and secondary (resale) markets. This includes addressing issues of condition, appraisal, pricing negotiations, framing, shipping, warehousing, and final installation. We work with galleries, private collections, artist studios, auction houses and private dealers.
Purchasing an artwork is just the beginning. Photographs and documentation, tracking software and other organizational tools, storage, insurance, valuation for insurance are all aspects of maintaining a growing collection that Esterhazy Art Advisors can support or manage for you.
Esterhazy's art advisors are intimately acquainted with the complex world of art auctions and can register clients, secure tickets, "verify" the condition of purchases, confer with specialists and bid on behalf of clients.
Through its network of specialists, Esterhazy Art Advisors supports clients with insurance, appraisals, tax and estate planning, storage, conservation, and the facilitation of loans using art as collateral.
Esterhazy Fine Art provides access to artists’ studios and private collections, art fair, gallery and museum tours. We work with art historians and scholars to guide clients in educational and enjoyable art experiences.
We work closely with new and experienced private collectors to build, expand or refine new and existing collections.
Working with private collections and advisors across the globe and drawing on a wide network of artists and galleries, we support collectors in developing their collections and portfolios.
Appraisal services are available upon request.
We work with experts to provide advice on care, restoration, installation, and hanging of work. We can also provide delivery services and coordination.
ACQUISITION & SALES
TOURS & ACCESS
Sylvie Esterhazy Kovacs graduated from NYU in 1999 with a degree in English Literature. She founded kolektiv1 with several artists of note expanding the conversation around collective and individual art a la Bourriad’s Relational Aesthetics, curating exhibitions around collective art movements.
Today, working with artists and educating, connecting, and guiding art lovers and collectors is the central journey of her life. She works closely with collectors to cultivate individual taste and build collections of note. Attuned to the changing aspects of today’s art world, Sylvie has developed an international network of relationships with private collectors that span the globe.
A benefactor of artists and arts organizations around the world, Sylvie believes in supporting emerging artists of note and providing instrumental support for art projects along the way.
Sylvie Esterhazy Kovacs