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, Liu Ye, Yayoi Kusama, Yoshitomo Nara, Shiraga, Affandi, amongst others, for auctions in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and New York, and advising clients in this category.
Since joining Christie’s in 2014 and starting leading the New York department in 2015, Tianyue was instrumental in bringing the first 1960 Kusama infinity nets painting to Hong Kong evening auction, as well as introducing artists such as Amorsolo, Yuan Yuan, and Ishida in to evening auctions. Under her leadership in New York, the Americas region topped the chart in sourcing consignments of Asian 20th century art for the spring 2016 Hong Kong auctions.
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 is an Accredited Member of the Appraisers Association of America. Tianyue is fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese, and knows French, German, and Italian.