London Faculty

Giovanni Gasparini

Programme Director, MSc Art, Law and Business

Biography

Biography

Giovanni created and directs the Master course in Art, Law and Business and teaches the Business units of the MSc. Before joining Christie’s Education he was a lecturer on the art market, and ran a consultancy business for collectors and artists, active both in trading privately and organizing exhibitions. Giovanni is also a regular contributor of reports and commentary on the international art market for ArtEconomy24, a specialized section of Il Sole 24 Ore, the leading Italian financial paper. Before joining the art world, he was working for more than 10 years as an analyst and consultant on international affairs and aerospace businesses. He studied Economics at Bocconi University in Milan and holds an MA in Art Business from Manchester University.

Research Interests

Research Interests

Art Market dynamics and regulations, innovation in the art business practices, with a particular emphasis on the modern and contemporary art market and quantitative approaches to market analysis, including collectable markets such as stamps, classic cars and watches. He is also committed to the restoration and protection of the artistic and historic heritage with a particular attention to his country of origin, Italy.
Publications and Exhibitions

Publications and Exhibitions

The art market reports of Giovanni can be found at www.arteconomy24.ilsole24ore.comPreviously, he has published extensively on international affairs and the aerospace industry.