Vanessa Kramer Hallett

Phillips de Pury & Company

Since joining Phillips de Pury & Company’s Photographs department in
2005, Vanessa, named Director and Worldwide Head of Photographs in 2010,
has led her international team to the forefront of the worldwide
Photographs market. Featured in the Art + Auction December 2011 Power
Issue for her achievements, Vanessa’s tenure in the Photographs
department has been steadfastly defined by the successful introduction
of emerging photographers to the secondary market and the setting of
numerous world auction records for classic and contemporary

Previously, she was at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA and worked
in Client Services at Sotheby’s. She received her Bachelor of Arts from
Colgate University in Art History/Studio Art and a post-graduate degree
in American Fine and Decorative Arts from the Sotheby’s Institute of