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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

NEW YORK | OPTIMIZING SUCCESS: Professional Empowerment Series Part 2

Start Date: 5/22/2018 8:15 AM EDT
End Date: 5/22/2018 9:30 AM EDT

Venue Name: First Republic

1230 Avenue of the Americas
take the First Republic Bank escalator up to Fl 2
New York, NY  United States  10020

Organization Name: ArtTable NY

Imogen Fairbairn
Email: programs@arttable.org
Phone: 212 343 1735 Ext. 13


Members I $10
Guests I $15

Join ArtTable for part 2 of OPTIMIZING SUCCESS: Professional Empowerment Series, a four part breakfast series to sharpen our skills and tune-up our knowledge of significant developments and trends in the current art environment. 

SESSION 2 –  Art Market Legal Basics with Katie Wilson-Milne and John Koegel

This session will provide an overview of key legal issues around buying and selling art, with a focus on those regularly effecting gallerists and dealers.  The discussion will cover key provisions of the New York Cultural Affairs Law, fiduciary obligations and artist representation, with time for Q&A

About Katie Wilson- Milne

Katie Wilson-Milne is a litigator and art lawyer practicing at Schindler, Cohen & Hochman LLP.  Katie advises clients in the art, cultural and creative communities, including art galleries, other art businesses, collectors, artists, and not-for-profit organizations in the art space on transactional matters related to the purchase, sale, lending and financing of art, as well as gallery, auction house, and museum relationships. She also represents art clients in disputes involving representation, collaborations, contracts, copyright, authenticity, title, provenance and appraisals. As part of her practice, Katie provides general counsel services and provides a wide range of governance advice to art clients.

Katie also teaches and speaks regularly on art law topics, and is personally involved in the art world through service on nonprofit boards and art affinity groups.  She is the Secretary of the Art Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association.

She also co-hosts the Art Law Podcast with Steven Schindler.

About John Koegel

John Koegel is an attorney and founder of the law firm The Koegel Group LLP. Since 1982 Mr. Koegel has specialized in Art Law, exclusively representing artists, galleries and others involved with visual art in most areas of the law. Mr. Koegel attended Fordham Law School and initially joined the law firm Rogers & Wells. After a two-year appointment as counsel to a national commission appointed by President Carter, Mr. Koegel served as General Counsel and Secretary at the Museum of Modern Art. Over the years Mr. Koegel has been actively involved in the development of intellectual property rights including the drafting of the Visual Arts Rights Act of 1990 and representing Jeff Koons in the landmark fair use cases Rogers v. Koons and Blanch v. Koons. 


Thank you to ArtTable Members Jessica Decker and Katherine Wilson-Milne in collaboration with Susan Halper, Laura Pinello Newman, Hope Davis and Louky Keijsers Koning, for organizing this series. 

Thanks to First Republic Bank for generously hosting the Optimizing Success: Professional Empowerment series. 

ArtTable is a 501.c.3 organization.
All programs are non-refundable.

Having trouble registering? Need help modifying or adding a guest to your registration?  Email programs@arttable.org for assistance


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