Melanie Gerlis to chair the London 2022 conference

We’re delighted to welcome Melanie Gerlis as conference chair for the eighth edition of the conference in London.

Melanie Gerlis became the weekly art market columnist for the Financial Times in 2016. She was previously Art Market Editor for The Art Newspaper (2007-2016), before which she was a financial communications adviser at Finsbury in the City of London (1996-2005)

She has a BA in English Literature from Cambridge University and an MA in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art.  Her books, Art as an Investment? (2014) and The Art Fair Story: A Rollercoaster Ride (2021) were published by Lund Humphries. You can order Melanie’s latest book here.

Melanie is on the governing body of Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London and is a trustee at Art360 and The Art Academy, London.