Art & Design
Thursday, November 18 at 11am
We are currently accepting consignments for this sale. If you are interested in selling your art or object with Stair, please contact our Director of Fine Art, Lisa Thomas at lisa.@firstname.lastname@example.org or our Director of Exposition sales, Lauren Anderson at email@example.com.
Lisa is Director of the Fine Arts Department at Stair. She joined Stair in 2013 and holds a BA in Art History from Columbia and a degree in French from the Sorbonne. She began her career at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC where she was the Executive Assistant to the chief curator of the Department of Paintings and Sculpture. She then joined Christie’s, where she would become an Associate Vice President and a Senior Specialist in charge of Contemporary Prints and Multiples, and was also responsible for the appraisal and sales of 20th century European, American and Historical American prints. She has lectured on American and Contemporary Prints and the Contemporary Print market and has been a specialist on Antiques Roadshow.
Lauren is Director of Exposition Sales at Stair, having joined the company in 2017. She received a Master’s in the History of Decorative Arts from Parsons and The Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York. She spent nine years as a Specialist at Christie’s, with a focus in silver, porcelain, glass, and Asian works of art, followed by two years as Associate Director of Museum Services. During her tenure at Christie’s, Lauren worked on sales including: The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Taylor and the Alchemy of Design; The Diana Dollar Knowles Collection; and A Palladian Villa by Michael S. Smith. As a member of Museum Services, she worked closely with institutions such as: The Metropolitan Museum of Art; the Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Indianapolis Museum of Art; and The Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama.