Liz Anders & Associates LLC, Art Advisory and Appraisals, Houston, TX, USA
Liz Anders, Principal at Liz Anders & Associates, advises individuals on fine art acquisitions and divestitures, and prepares fine art appraisals for insurance, estate planning, and donation purposes. She previously worked at Kinzelman Art Consulting in Houston, as well as in New York at Christie's Auction House. Anders has curated exhibitions for FotoFest participating spaces, past exhibitions including Lisa Robinson’s Snowbound (2008), Kinzelman Art Consulting; Peikwen Cheng and Daniel Traub’s China in Transition (2008), Travis Tower; Laurie Lambrecht’s Inside Roy Lichtenstein's Studio (2010), Bank of America Center, Houston; and Andy Freeberg’s Guardians (2012), Bank of America Center, Houston.
Anders holds a B.A. in Art History from the University of Texas at Austin, an M.A. in Modern and Contemporary Art, Connoisseurship and the History of the Art Market from Christie's Education, New York, and a Certificate of Appraisal Studies in Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design.
Anders has reviewed portfolios at the Meeting Place several times. As a portfolio reviewer, she offers participants guidance in editing and can assist photographers with appropriate ways of presenting their portfolios and work for consideration by collectors. She is most interested in viewing cohesive bodies of work and photography that is suitable for exhibition and sale within the private sector. She is not interested in viewing stock, fashion, nudes or floral based imagery.