Christie's Education is a for-profit institution wholly owned by the Christie's International PLC group of companies (Christie's).
Christie’s Education is unique – we are the only academic institution wholly owned by an auction house. Christie’s Education programs have been developed to provide focused and intensive training for students looking for a career in the art world.
Founded in 1993, Christie’s Education, New York is located in Rockefeller Center, alongside Christie's auction house, at 1230 Avenue of the Americas, based on the 20th Floor. Christie's Education, New York was originally located in Midtown Manhattan and moved in August 2016 to be closer to the auction house. Christie's Education, New York is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents and the Commissioner of Education in their capacity as a nationally recognised accrediting agency. Christie’s Education, New York carries out the Christie’s Education commitment to direct contact with original works of art through visits to Christie’s salerooms and well as private and public collections. Christie's Education, New York offers a Master of Arts degree and continuing education program including certificates and short courses.