New York, Rockefeller Center
Tianyue Jiang is Specialist in the Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art department based in New York. She is responsible for sourcing works by Asian artists who have strong presence in the U.S. such as Zao Wou-Ki, Chu Teh-Chun, Zeng Fanzhi, Liu Wei, Kusama, Nara, Affandi, amongst others, for auctions in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and New York, and advising American clients in this category. She is an Accredited Member of the Appraisers Association of America.
Trained as an art historian, Tianyue holds a BA from Peking University, an MA in the History of Art from Williams College, and a Certificate in Appraisal Studies in Fine and Decorative Arts from New York University. She joined Christie’s New York in 2014. Prior to Christie’s, Tianyue worked as Asian Art specialist and advisor in Boston. In 2011, she was selected from an international pool of candidates to join the 3rd Gwangju Biennale Curatorial program.
Tianyue is a frequent speaker and author in her field of expertise, and her recent article on Lin Fengmian and Cubism was published in Yishu: Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art. She has also given presentations at international conferences on the topics of Zao Wou-Ki, Sanyu, and other 20th century Chinese diaspora artists. With many new artist world records realized each year, the outstanding results of the Hong Kong sales reveal the strong potential of the Asian Art market, and growing interest from collectors worldwide.
Tianyue is fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese, and knows French, German, and Italian.