Michael Klein Arts is the website of the independent curator and consultant, Michael Klein, who in more than 35 years of working in the art industry, has earned a reputation for knowledge, experience and vision among artists and collectors alike.
You may ask: Why choose his services?
Trained as an art historian and curator, Michael Klein is extremely knowledgeable and versatile in intellectual and academic pursuits in the fields of modern and contemporary art that have afforded him extensive credentials in the world of museums. He is equally comfortable in the commercial world and is an enterprising promoter and innovator. Michael’s gallery, which was located in New York’s SOHO area from 1982-1997 during the time frame when the area was the equivalent of today’s Chelsea, was highly regarded.
As the former Curator for the Microsoft Art Collection in Redmond WA, Michael not only collected works by established artists but also emerging artists. The collection promoted artists whose works translated into a wide spectrum of styles and approaches, in a diverse range of materials and mediums including prints, works on paper, photographs, painting, sculpture, ceramics and glass.
Due to the current economic climate, a constant flux of talent and the use of a broad range of materials, today’s art market requires collectors to employ an advisor who are experienced, have developed strong insights, good instincts, and has the ability to communicate with their clients in the context of a realistic Michael Klein built the collection to over 5,000 works of art housed in company locations across North America and around the world. This premier international collection of contemporary art included purchased or commissioned collecting vision. Developing a thoughtful plan backed by thorough research are key, as is establishing a working relationship based on professional service and trust as you build your collection. Michael Klein rings all that to-the-table, and more!