Artvest is an independent advisory firm that provides investment advice for the art market. With three decades of experience in art and finance, Artvest offers impartial guidance and custom strategies for acquiring and selling, protecting art wealth and passing it on to future generations. Artvest fills a need in the market by introducing a disciplined financial focus for collectors at all stages.
Artvest’s mission is to help its clients make sound art investment decisions and use art as a vehicle for long-term wealth preservation and capital growth. In addition to navigating the primary and secondary markets on behalf of its clients, Artvest designs customized art portfolios, creates investment partnerships and assists clients in transferring art collections to their heirs or satisfying philanthropic visions. Artvest negotiates with lenders and auction houses and plays an advisory role with attorneys, dealers, insurers and other art world professionals.
The art market is complex, opaque and unregulated, making it difficult for all but the most experienced to navigate, and sound, unbiased advice is essential. Entirely independent, Artvest has the flexibility to promote the client’s best interests while maintaining objectivity, transparency and privacy as its highest priorities.
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Formerly Chief Operating Officer of Christie’s Financial Services, Mr. Plummer was jointly responsible for the structuring and development of an opportunistic art fund. The fund, designed as a…
Prior to co-founding Artvest Partners LLC, Mr. Rabin was Vice President of Financial Services at Christie’s, where he was jointly responsible for the structuring and development of an opportunistic art fund…