How to Collect Monet: A Conversation with Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Specialist Tan Bo 谭波 [in Mandarin] (Event #42)
We are thrilled to present our conversation with Tan Bo, the International Director of Impressionist and Modern Art at Christie’s. Tan Bo, having worked for one of the most renowned international art auction houses in the world, shows us “How To Collect Monet”. She leads us through the world of Impressionist art and into the world of art collection and auctioneering.
Tan Bo is currently Senior Vice President, Director of China, and Senior Specialist of Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Department. She holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Art History from the Academy of Fine Arts at Tsinghua University. She is an associate editor and author of The Complete Guide to World Art – Classics of Foreign Painting published by People’s Fine Arts Publishing House. She has extensive experience working in the art market and has been active in the auction world for over ten years now. Before joining Christie’s, she was Director and Head of the Modern and Contemporary Art Department at Cheng Xuan Auctioneers in Beijing for ten years, where she was responsible for over twenty successful auctions.
- Mei ZhangFounder and CEO of WildChina
Mei Zhang is the founder and CEO of WildChina. Under her leadership, WildChina flourished from a small Hutong operation into an award-winning business. Mei’s own expertise has led her to win a number of personal awards, including Travel and Leisure’s A-List of Top Travel Advisors, Condé Nast Traveler’s Top Travel Specialist, and Wendy Perrin’s #WOW List of Travel Experts. Mei is an Aspen Institute China Fellow and currently serves as a member of Harvard Business School’s Alumni Board.