Adam Fields

Adam is the Founder and CEO of ARTA, a logistics platform for securely and seamlessly shipping specialized items anywhere in the world.

Prior to founding ARTA, Adam was a Vice President at, where he managed operations and gallery relations for the fine art ecommerce company. After nearly 5 years at Artspace, Adam became hyper-aware that operational inefficiencies and the complexities of shipping high value goods were limiting the growth of global commerce for these types of items. He launched ARTA in 2014 to solve these exact problems.

Adam is the co-chair of the Whitney Contemporaries and a member of the Whitney Contemporaries Executive Committee. He was recently named the #1 “Art World Entrepreneur You Should Know” for 2018. Adam holds a BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and though he grew up in Downtown Chicago, he has called New York City home for 10 years.