Ariane Belisle is a London-based art advisor and writer specializing in post-war and contemporary art. She established AIB Art Advisory after her many years of first-hand experience in both the primary and secondary art markets. Ariane was the recipient of Spear’s Rising Stars Award and included in the magazine’s Top 25 Art Advisers in 2018 and 2019. She has worked closely with several major private art collectors, corporate collections and foundations, advising on their acquisition and consignment strategies.
Since receiving her MA in Curating from The Courtauld Institute of Art in 2010, Ariane has collaborated on a variety of curatorial projects with Newport Street Gallery, Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, The Ingram Collection, V&A and The Courtauld Gallery. She has also contributed to numerous art publications, including Candid Magazine, Espace Magazine, Haute Living Magazine, ArtNow Magazine, This Is Tomorrow and Courtauld Reviews, and has written catalogue essays for Sotheby’s, The Courtauld Gallery and V&A Publications. In 2019, she founded ArtShark Magazine, a digital arts platform focusing on emerging art.