Nanne Dekking

Nanne is the co-founder and CEO of Artory LLC, New York and Artory GmbH, Berlin.

In his former position at Sotheby’s New York, Dekking was Vice Chairman and the Worldwide Head of Private Sales. His close relationships with collectors and museums in North America, Asia and Europe were integral to the continued growth of private sales at Sotheby’s. Prior to joining Sotheby’s, Nanne was Vice President of Wildenstein & Co. Mr. Dekking advised individuals, museums and foundations on the formation and development of their collections. From 1996-2001 Nanne was the founder and principle of Nanne Dekking Fine Arts, an art consultancy firm and gallery in New York.

After graduating from the University of Amsterdam he held numerous distinguished positions in The Netherlands, including Deputy Administrative Director of the Dutch National Ballet. He started his career as Assistant Curator of the Historical Collections of HM The Queen of The Netherlands.