LONDON · GENEVA
ART ADVISORY & PRIVATE SALES //
Investment Collection Management Art Curation
ART ADVISORY & PRIVATE SALES
Rosetti Firmenich Art Advisory (RFAA) is an international advisory firm providing trusted independent expertise and specialist consulting services on art and art wealth management in all aspects of the collecting process.
With locations in London and Geneva, we strategically deliver bespoke solutions to an international client base, ranging from private individuals and family offices to professional advisors, art investors, museums, institutions, corporate collections and luxury hotels.
We assist in building and refining world-class fine art collections with discretion, transparency, and unconflicted advice. We take pride in practicing ethical investment strategies and protecting our clients' best interests.
BESPOKE CONSULTING SERVICES
Specialising in all phases of the art market cycle, from acquisition, negotiation, appraisal, collection management, market analysis, through to industry intelligence, we provide comprehensive advice to private individuals and corporate offices, helping them make informed decisions to protect and maximise the value of their assets and to build a collection, both in quality and investment.
Trust and integrity are the cornerstones of our relationships with our clients. Our long term experience within the art world has established the highest level of our services.
With the utmost discretion, we offer a professional art concierge service to individuals and businesses, facilitating any art-related enquiries and offering unparalleled access to the most esteemed art and cultural events.
Whether our clients would like us to source rare artworks not available on the open market, facilitate private sales or curate bespoke international art-based itineraries, we are here to ensure every resource is accessible and available.
Regardless of what art solution is needed, we help our clientele with the following:
Sourcing rare artworks not available on the open market
Curation and conservation of art collections
Private tours of museums, exhibitions and art collections
Exclusive visits to artist studios and tailored art fair visits
Organisation of unique, bespoke events at art venues
We develop and manage an art collection with an holistic approach. We source artworks, negotiate sale and our team of experts provide invaluable insights to ensure the right decisions when buying and selling.
We provide full collection management services, from establishing a collection strategy to installation and storage support, curatorial expertise, valuations, restoration and conservation, estate planning, and art loans facilitation.
We advise our clients on emerging artists, art investment and asset management and provide short- and long-term opportunities analysis. We manage your art investment portfolio to ensure you are in the strongest position with regards to building a collection of quality.
INSURANCE & LOGISTICS
We arrange the most suitable and cost effective insurance policy, transport, import and export clearance, import duties and taxes. We collaborate with top experts in each of these areas to provide the most comprehensive personalised service.
We are committed to offering clients ‘personalised service’ and facilitating any art-related enquiries by providing bespoke curated art experiences. We help our clients discern eclecticism, originality and navigate shows with an in-depth knowledge of art and a great deal of passion.
We provide tailored services to individual collectors and institutions looking to enter the NFT/Digital Art space, as well as brands or agencies seeking expert advice and support for Web3 Strategy and NFT Marketing. Whether helping you build your own digital art collection or advising your brand on go-to-market strategies, incorporating Blockchain and NFT Marketing, we are here to help at every stage of the process.
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With over a decade of experience in post-war and contemporary art sales and market expertise to draw upon, Astrid Rosetti Firmenich has been advising private and institutional clients from across the globe on collecting and art investment. Throughout the years, she has developed a strong network of professionals that extends across industries and geographies.
RFAA was established in response to a growing demand for independent and impartial advice when transacting in the art market. Astrid focuses on generating business and advising clients on acquisitions for the global Post-War and Contemporary art market.
Before launching RFAA, Astrid worked at major galleries and art institutions, including Hauser & Wirth, Sotheby’s and in the art collection at Deutsche Bank, overseeing art due diligence and collection management. Astrid holds a Master’s degree with merit in Art History from the Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London.
Philanthropy is central to Astrid’s commitment to art. She is a committee member of the Firmenich Family Philanthropic Foundation and a devoted supporter of art through her global activities with international art institutions. She is a research member of the Gallery Climate Coalition (GCC), a member of the Association of Women in the Arts (AWITA), and sits on the fine art advisory board of Convelio. In addition to this Astrid is a lecturer for the MA in Art Business program in the Department of Creative and Cultural
Industries at Kingston University London and regularly invited as a guest lecturer at top universities including Kingston Business School London and Sotheby's Institue of Art. She is also an art columnist for Bilan, the leading Swiss business magazine, frequently commenting on the state of the art market.