Professionals ForumExchange by Northern Trust:
An Interactive Conversation Around the Art of Collecting
Friday, September 28
Athena Art Finance is pleased to announce that G. Andrea Danese, President and CEO, will be participating in this year’s Chicago Art Expo’s Professional Forum.

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Since 2015, the Northern Trust Anchor Lounge has hosted Exchange by Northern Trust: An Interactive Conversation Around the Art of Collecting, a series of exclusive discussions on the contemporary art market, institutions and the economy located on the Northern Trust Anchor Lounge stage at EXPO CHICAGO. As part of the 2018 program, EXPO CHICAGO and Art Vérité will partner to present the inaugural Professionals Forum in the United States.

Presented alongside the exposition’s core Forum programs, the conference will be available for art world professionals on Friday, September 28, including top national and international collectors, dealers, advisors, valuers, art attorneys and leading museum professionals. As an educational seminar, 2.5 CLE credit hours will be awarded for practicing attorneys who attend all three sessions. Sponsored by Chartwell Insurance, Christie’s and Grossman, LLP.

Caveat Emptor: Equipping Collectors and Art Professionals
Panelists | Judd Grossman (Grossman, LLP), Dr. Sharon Flescher (Executive Director of IFAR, and Editor-In-Chief of the IFAR Journal), Jennifer Mass (Ph.D. and President Scientific Analysis of Fine Art, LLC), Andrea Danese (CEO and President, Athena Art Finance)