Event: Is there an art to buying art?

17 September, 2015
by: Cripps Pemberton Greenish

Cripps Pemberton Greenish invites you to join us at our Kings Hill office to learn about the myths and realities of buying art with Cultural Capital Consultancy.


Date: Wednesday 30 September 2015

Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm


Summary of evening


  • Introduction and welcome by Chris Wilkinson, partner at Cripps LLP
  • Victoria dispels the myths
  • Headline hitting scandals, fakes & heists


  • Victoria and Sarah explain the reality
  • Why and how to invest in art
  • Where, and where not, to find it
  • Caring for your collection


  • Questions and answers
  • Sparkling wine and canapés


The speakers

Dr Victoria Preston

A specialist in contemporary art and museum studies, Victoria has worked at director level in public art institutions, as an independent curator in several countries, and founded the art advisory department of a major international bank. She launched Cultural Capital Consultancy in 2012 offering her unique combination of art and financial planning expertise to private and corporate collectors, and museums and cultural institutions.


Sarah Schuster

Sarah has worked with leading patrons of international art institutions, major international collectors, and public, private, and commercial institutions in the US, UK and Europe. She has also managed publicity, press, archiving and exhibitions for a major international architect.


She has extensive knowledge of best practices in art handling, installation, storage, and other logistical concerns.


If you would like to attend, please RSVP to lucy.steer@crippspg.co.uk