Liz Anders & Associates, 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. Liz has curated exhibitions for FotoFest participating spaces and past exhibitions include Lisa Robinson Snowbound (2008) at Kinzelman Art Consulting; Peikwen Cheng and Daniel Traub China in Transition (2008) at Travis Tower, Laurie Lambrecht Inside Roy Lichtenstein's Studio (2010) at Bank of America Center, Houston and Andy Freeberg Guardians (2012) at Bank of America Center, Houston. Liz holds a B.A. in Art History from the University of Texas at Austin, her M.A. in Modern and Contemporary Art, Connoisseurship and the History of the Art Market from Christie's Education, New York and her Certificate of Appraisal Studies in Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design. She participated as a reviewer at the Meeting Place in 2008, 2010 and 2012 and is currently serving on the Board of Directors and Exhibitions Committee at the Houston Center for Photography.
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.