Matthew Hockley Smith
Matthew Hockley Smith has over 30 years' experience in the fine arts world. As a Director of Christie's, Phillips and Bonham's and Lisson Contemporary Art Gallery in London, he has experienced the Art and Antiques world in all its manifestations: as a general valuer, specialist and arts business management consultant.
At the same time as these professional roles, Matthew added voluntary roles such as Patron of the Royal Academy of Arts and served as Deputy Chairman of the Friends of the Victoria and Albert Museum for many years. Matthew has travelled the world advising both private and professional clients and is able to bring a unique blend of art world experience to a truly international network of contacts.
As part of the team, Matthew is supported by specialists and academics from the Fine Art world in London, Paris and New York.