We believe thoughtful processes achieve results.
Our proven record of success is a reflection of strategic focus, incomparable expertise, and a global network of trusted professionals. By intentionally maintaining partnerships that extend our reach and reflect our values, we provide services for each touchpoint along the way to ensure the highest caliber advisory experience.
In every interaction, we ensure our clients not only have the support to meet their goals, but also the encouragement to invest and engage in the process.
Areas of Service
Our practice has expertise in advising trusts and estates, acquiring and selling art, and planning artist estates. We specialize in Post-War and Contemporary Art.
Where we serve
We are headquartered in New York City, but work on projects nationally and internationally.
About our Practice
Megan Fox Kelly Art Advisory has been trusted for over 20 years to provide curatorial and market advice and museum-quality fine art services for collectors, attorneys, financial advisors and estates. What began as a single art advisor working tirelessly in the industry has developed into a brand and a team of professionals consistently envisioning and designing the best way to meet our clients' objectives.
We exemplify passionate expertise in the art market with enthusiasm that touches everything we do for our clients. Our practice is based in strategy; by drawing from the highest standards across industries and tailoring museum and insurance systems to suit the fine art world, we ensure the highest level of quality in our interactions. Our commitment is to improving and evolving our processes to maintain a record of excellence.
Megan Fox Kelly
As the President of the Association of Professional Art Advisors, Megan Fox Kelly is the definitive voice in art advisory.
Megan is a professional art advisor who builds and manages collections for an international mix of individuals, museums, estates and foundations. Her academic training includes an MA in the History of Art from Brown University. Megan’s professional training began in the Curatorial and Special Exhibitions Departments of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. This strong foundation in proper museum practice continues to inform her work for clients today.
After ten years in the international art business, she established Megan Fox Kelly Art Advisory in New York in 1999. Megan has curated private collections of Post-War and Contemporary art, important 19th and 20th century American and European art, and vintage and contemporary photography.
In addition to advising clients on acquisitions and sales of works of art for their collections, her practice includes estate planning and execution, strategic planning and feasibility studies for museums, exhibition planning and administration, collection management and fine art appraisal services. Megan has served as the advisor to numerous artist and collector estates and Foundations including the Estate of Michael Crichton, The Robert A. and Beatrice C. Mayer Collection, The Terra Foundation for American Art, the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, the Estate of Robert DeNiro, Sr., and others.
Megan is a Certified Member of the Appraisers Association of America, with a specialization in Post War and Contemporary Art and is U.S.P.A.P compliant. Additionally, she has a Certificate of Appraisal Studies from New York University. She is a well-regarded expert and speaker specializing in the art market and collecting.