Of Value: 2023 National Conference

Wednesday, November 8, 2023
Thursday, November 9, 2023

New York Athletic Club, New York
In-Person and Virtual

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Of Value: 2023 Sponsorship Opportunities

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Wednesday Keynote
Dr. Blake Gopnik, Art Critic and Historian*

Dr. Blake Gopnik is the author of Warhol, the first comprehensive biography of the Pop artist, and in the spring of 2022 began work on a biography of Albert Barnes, the great American collector of modern art. He has been the staff art critic at the Washington Post and Newsweek and is now a Contributing Critic at the New York Times. He has a PhD in art history from the University of Oxford.

*Dr. Blake Gopnik's Keynote Address will not be recorded. Only audio will be livestreamed, with no video.

Thursday Keynote
Marc Porter, Chairman, Christie's Americas

Over his 32 years with the company, Mr. Porter has worked in a series of roles in Specialist and Management divisions. Mr. Porter has been involved with the evolution of the global art business, including Online  Commerce, Restitution, and Private Sales. Mr. Porter created Christie’s first-ever online sales on  behalf of The Estate of Elizabeth Taylor and The Estate of Andy Warhol, which have developed into one of Christie’s three primary sales channels. In the Restitution field, Mr. Porter has led efforts in groundbreaking acknowledgment of matters regarding World War II period spoliation and national patrimony. In his previous role as International Head of Private Sales, Mr. Porter led many significant private transactions for artists from Rembrandt to Eakins.

Mr. Porter earned a B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania’s College of Arts and Sciences and a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He also holds a law degree from Yale Law School. He was a 2021-2022 Advanced Leadership Senior Fellow focusing on LGBTQ studies at Harvard University. He began his career in the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. He is a trustee of the New York Botanical Garden.

Sponsored by
Art for Eternity

Registration OPENS on August 30.

Member Registration Options
In Person

$600.00 Member In person Two-Day Early Bird Special
$625.00 Member In person Two-Day After 9/15
$325.00 Member In person One-Day
$400.00 Member VIRTUAL Two-Day
$275.00 Member VIRTUAL One-Day

Non-Member Registration Options
$675.00 Non-Member In person Two-Day Early Bird Special
$700.00 Non-Member In person Two-Day After 9/15
$375.00 Non-Member In person One-Day
$450.00 Non-Member VIRTUAL Two-Day
$325.00 Non-Member VIRTUAL One-Day

Register for the Of Value: 2023 National Conference (2-day) and Art Law Day package and save!
In Person
$800.00 Member In person
$975.00 Non-Member In person
$575.00 Member Virtual
$675.00 Non-Member Virtual 

About the Conference

This year's conference will present experts from across the country to address various important topics to an audience of 325 of art world participants. Our conference brings together professionals from across the art world spectrum, including appraisers of the fine and decorative arts, art dealers, advisors, consultants, attorneys, archivists, gallerists and many others!