Isa Spalding is a private art advisor based in Toronto, Canada.
Specializing in international contemporary and modern art with a particular interest in Canadian Conceptualism (1964-1980). She offers professional advice, art education and complete acquisition transactions for private and corporate clients. Her personalized services involve every aspect of collecting including shipping and transit, installation, storage, insurance coverage, conservation, archiving, loan agreements, database development and the creation of substantial libraries.
For the past decade she has worked in many facets of the art world including being the founder of a contemporary art space in Toronto, director/operator of contemporary galleries in Toronto, Berlin and New York and has been contracted by art dealers to head the sales/marketing of major exhibitions and participation in international art fairs.
As an independent curator her primary focus is contemporary art. She is committed to promoting Canadian art abroad and strives to put Canadian art in an international context by organizing exhibitions based on themes.
This fall she will open BY APPOINTMENT a project space in Toronto designed to exhibit international art and act as a center for art education and client development.