Jacqueline Towers-Perkins

Post War and Contemporary Art Specialist New York
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Jacqueline Towers-Perkins

Jacqueline Towers-Perkins is a Post War and Contemporary Art Specialist at artnet having previously held the position of contemporary art and prints specialist for Europe and the Middle East at Paddle8. Prior to this experience, she was an auctioneer and head of the Paintings Department at a London auction house. Jacqueline received her BA in English literature and the history of art from the University of Leeds, as well as an MA in art business from the Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London. She continues to auctioneer at benefit events, and is on the board of trustees for an educational charity supporting young people in the arts.

 

Q&A

If there was one piece of art you could feature in, which would it be and why?

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’s ‘Madame Moitessier’  

What are your favourite emerging cultural cities and / or organisations in the world and why?

Mumbai has an exciting contemporary art scene that blends well with its colorful history and dynamic culture

What are you up to at the moment and where can we find it? (Please include a link(s) if possible).

https://www.artnet.com/auctions/

Jacqueline Towers-Perkins's
2017 nominees

The Met Breuer

The Met Breuer

Exhibition of the Year New York City
Dia:Beacon

Dia:Beacon

Museum Architecture of the Year New York
Victoria and Albert Museum

Victoria and Albert Museum

Museum Shop of the Year London
Guggenheim

Guggenheim

Digital Museum of the Year New York City