Catherine Asquith is a highly educated and experienced arts professional. A former gallerist, with an academic background in Art History, extensive international travel and residency and, encompassing in excess of 20 years working within the Australian art market, across both the primary and secondary sectors, Catherine Asquith is well placed to provide bespoke art advisory services.
The focus of Catherine Asquith Art is facilitating acquisitions for private, corporate and institutional collections. With a vast and importantly, reputable, network of arts professionals, commercial galleries, art consultants and advisors, Catherine Asquith’s clients are availed an impartial and educated selection of premium quality artworks with impeccable provenance, making for a sustainable and curatorially-sound collection.
Catherine’s expertise rests with a working knowledge of contemporary art practices inclusive of painting, sculpture, photography, and works on paper, in addition to a nuanced understanding of the unique Australian Indigenous art practices.
Specialist areas include Australian Art (Colonial, Impressionist, Modernist, Contemporary), Aboriginal Art (Pintupi / Papunya Tula), and Asian Contemporary Art.
Catherine Asquith is a member of the Art Consulting Association of Australia and a member of the international art consultancy network, Velvenoir.