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Birgit Gudat

Senior Manager, Head Art Management

Areas of expertise

Industries

Art and luxury goods

Languages

German
English
French
+41 58 450 52 21

About Birgit Gudat

Birgit Gudat has an extensive expertise as an art historian and in the field of collections management, auction business and museums. For more than 20 years she worked for renowned museums, auction houses and private collections and thus has created an international and active network in the art world. At KENDRIS she leads the Art Management. This department is responsible for the administrative and logistic management of international and national art collections, its documentation and art historical research, including provenance. Together with other experts from the legal and tax team she constitutes an active group, which provides support for and checks on all art transactions at KENDRIS.

Articles and Publications

Art Management Factsheet English
There is often great passion behind an art collection, as well as a substantial investment. We accompany you through all phases of collecting, professionally and individually.
Private Magazin 03/2015
Private, Das Geld-Magazin (2015) Nr. 3, 1-3
Die Auflösung einer Kunstsammlung kann nicht nur mannigfaltige Gründe haben, sondern auch unter- schiedliche Ziele verfolgen. Zwei gegensätzliche Wege sind auszumachen. Einerseits geht es um pekuniären Erlös und andererseits um die Weitergabe von Werten bzw. die Nutzung durch nächste Generationen. In allen Fällen, also bei Verkauf, Schenkung, Vererbung oder Stiftung, bilden die Bewertung, Dokumentation und Inventarisierung der Kunst die Grundlage für das weitere Vorgehen.