Art88, LLP is an art brokerage company owned by New York based interior decorator Marie-Vyna St. Phard. The firm specializes in 19th century, Vintage, Modern, Contemporary Photography, and is dedicated to presenting, promoting, and brokering fine art photography. Art88 provides individual collectors, consultants, art buyers, architects, interior designers, institutions, production sets, and retail the opportunity to view and purchase original artwork by established photographers. We also champion artists that have been overlooked by the history of the medium.

Our clients come to us when they seek advice on trends, value and quality in the fine art photography market. Our list of services include, but are not limited to:

  • Complimentary and confidential consultations
  • Guidance in establishing or developing a collection
  • Buying or selling at auction
  • Global sourcing, and contacts with art dealers, galleries and auction houses
  • Research & authentication
  • Negotiation and bidding
  • Art market reports
  • Personal & individual service
  • Complete discretion and transparency
  • Framing recommendations
  • Artwork delivery and installation
  • Commissions are charged on completed transactions, payable on a sliding scale

Through our vast network of contacts around the world, Art88 can recommend the best place for you to buy your photography, whether direct to one of our clients, or through a private dealer, auction house, gallery, or art fair.


Richard Avedon, Twiggy, 1967

 

‘Viewed from a certain vantage point, the entire history of photography is one of storytelling. The long-form story, sometimes months and years in the making, is well-established and can be a powerful medium.’ Darius Himes, Christie’s International Head of Photographs