The Art Diplomat

Alexis Yuen

FOUNDER and art diplomat

Alexis is an independent art advisor and curator dedicated to using art for social change. As a former artist, she is committed to empowering women by working with emerging female artists who seek a platform in the exclusive art world.

Alexis is also a business strategist, researcher, contributing writer, and content developer on the topic of arts management, arts marketing, cultural policy, and cultural tourism.

Experienced in event planning, exhibition management and art market strategy, Alexis has an extensive professional network globally. Prior to founding The Art Diplomat, she worked for the premier art show, Art Basel across Hong Kong, Basel, Miami, and Buenos Aires, as well as the prestigious auction house, Christie’s in London.

Alexis holds a B.F.A. in Studio Art & Art History from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University in Boston, and an M.A. in Arts Administration from Columbia University in New York. She is based in New York City and her native Hong Kong.


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