News-Antique.com - Jul 11,2012 - BOSTON - The Curator's Eye (http://www.CuratorsEye.com/), the global high-end art marketing organization, announces the appointment of Ellen Damsky as Rare Books dealer representative. The Curator’s Eye offers personalized services for dealers to find a larger international audience, and is pleased to expand to include books and manuscripts. Ms. Damsky is responsible for managing sales and marketing as well as cultivating partnerships within the international rare book dealer community.
Prior to joining The Curator’s Eye team, Ms. Damsky taught Folklore, Anthropology, and English for almost fifteen years, most recently at PrattMWP. Her academic work has been interdisciplinary and diverse, including studies of architecture, oral history, and the cultural and philosophical foundations of health and disease. She has worked with and published articles about folk artists, musicians, and community organizations on projects ranging from folk artists to a current project researching the origin and cultural transformations of the Adirondack chair. Ms. Damsky has a Ph.D. from Binghamton University, a M.A. from The Ohio State University, and an A.B. from Vassar College.
Sarah Hollenbeck Valelly, founder and CEO of The Curator’s Eye, praised the appointment saying, "We are delighted to welcome Ellen to our global team of dealer representatives. As The Curator’s Eye continues to increase its partnerships throughout the international art world, we hold Ellen’s academic excellence across many disciplines in high regard.”
According to Deloitte’s Art Market Report, “the art market is going through a major transformation, in terms of its geographical reach and structure, [and] the way that the internet, technology and information are changing how art is promoted, valued and transacted.” The Curator’s Eye presents connoisseurs with a highly selective array of art, antiques and historic objects from the most distinguished dealers and galleries around the globe. Today, collectors from Monaco, India, Italy, and Russia are among the registered visitors from over eighty countries.
To contact Ms. Damsky, email Ellen.Damsky@CuratorsEye.com. To view outstanding items available from the top dealers across the world, visit http://www.CuratorsEye.com/.