KAUFMAN VARDY PROJECTS unites the diverse skills of its two partners, Fran Kaufman and Ilana Vardy, offering clients a range of services—from curatorial projects, strategic marketing, communications and event production, to advising corporate and private collectors on acquisition and sale of artwork.

Clients include international galleries, institutions, corporate and private collectors, art fairs and those planning specialized events.


KVP provides its clients with the added benefit of operating in two important art centers: New York and Miami.


Recent Highlights:

  • Private sales

  • Dynamic Equilibrium, Solo exhibition of work by Jonathan Feldschuh, 1GAP Gallery, NYC

  • On Being an Independent Curator, Lecture, Houston, TX

  • To Photograph a Stranger, BID Art Space, Pesaro, Italy

  • Navigating the Art World, Lecture, Morris Museum, Augusta, Georgia

  • The Evolution of Art Fairs, Series of lectures, NYU Grad School, Art & Business

  • Men in Suits, Long-Sharp Gallery, NYC

  • Gallery talk and walk-through,  Bonhams, NYC

  • Unquiet Territories, catalog essay for Cheryl Goldsleger, Morris Museum

  • Tell me a Story, Sagamore Hotel, Miami Beach

  • aga pí fres-cia, C. Grimaldis Gallery & Stephen F. Austin University Press.  Poems by Pier Paolo Pasolini, Photographs by Frank Dituri, Essay by Fran Kaufman. 

international art advisory + strategic marketing + curatorial