Founding Partner, sokoloff + associates llc
Ana Sokoloff is a founding partner of sokoloff + associates, llc.; an art advisory company active across the international contemporary art market tailoring a curatorial approach to each collector’s interests and long-term goals, providing comprehensive guidance on collection strategy, management and meaningful institutional affiliations. Recently, Ms. Sokoloff co-founded Bodega Piloto, a space for research in urban development across disciplines located in Bogotá, Colombia, her native city.
Before founding the advisory firm and the research space, she served as Vice President of the Department for Latin American Paintings at Christie’s New York, where she was responsible for all business development, expertise, management, and department administration. A champion of contemporary Latin American art, Ms. Sokoloff was instrumental in broadening the market by introducing works of a new generation of artists into Christie’s auctions. Ms. Sokoloff also worked as a Cataloguer for the Arcade Department at Sotheby’s; as Exhibition Coordinator at the Americas Society, and as the Director of Exhibitions and Cultural Programs at the Permanent Mission of Colombia to the United Nations, where she oversaw the cultural activities of the Colombian government in the United States and Eastern Canada.
Ms. Sokoloff has curated several exhibitions for international venues, given conferences, and written critical essays on contemporary and Latin American art for international art journals. She has served on the advisory boards of the Americas Society and the Art Advisor’s Association of America. Currently she sits on the Board of the Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá (MAMBO) and is an active member of the Director’s Circle of Triple Canopy, NY. She is a certified USPAP appraiser; has a law degree from the Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia, and received a M.A. in Theory of Art History from Columbia University in New York.
sokoloff + associates is an art advisory company active across the international modern and contemporary art market. We tailor our curatorial approach to each collector’s interests, resources, and long-term goals, providing comprehensive guidance on collection strategy, management, and meaningful institutional affiliations.sokoloffart.com