Southern & Louisiana Regional Art Valuation Day
Thursday, June 7, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm
We invite you to bring Southern art from your collection to learn more about the history and auction value.
Contact Us Today to Reserve Your Appointment with Southern Art Expert Claudia Kheel
Claudia Kheel, Fine Art Consultant
About Claudia Kheel:
Claudia Kheel is a leading expert on Southern Regional art and is currently a Fine Art Consultant at New Orleans Auction Galleries. In addition to working in the auction business for over a decade, she previously served as Curator of Fine Arts at the Indiana State Museum and Visual Arts Curator at the Louisiana State Museum. Kheel earned a Master of Arts in American art history from Newcomb College at Tulane University and a Bachelor of Arts with distinction in all subjects from Cornell University. She is currently an adjunct faculty member at School of Professional Advancement, Tulane University and a visiting faculty member at Louisiana State University School of Art & Design, where she lectures on Louisiana and Southern art.
As a contributing author, Kheel has written for the revised New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, published by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi; the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities’ KnowLA Online Encyclopedia; “Morris Henry Hobbs: In Old New Orleans,” a chapter in the critically acclaimed book Printmaking in New Orleans published by The Historic New Orleans Collection; “Louisiana Art in the Early to Mid-Twentieth Century,” a chapter for the inaugural exhibition catalogue Collecting Passions: Highlights from the LSU Museum of Art Collection; “Morris Henry Hobbs and Mardi Gras,” an article for Arthur Hardy’s Mardi Gras Guide and an exhibition catalogue for From Our Illustrious Past: Antebellum Portraits of St. Mary Parish for the Grevemberg House Museum.