ART

Kristiane Backer’s Fine Art consultancy is based in London. Her focus is on Modern and Impressionist paintings as well as Post War and some Contemporary Art. Kristiane enjoys discovering talents and help giving them a platform. Kristiane has an excellent network of contacts world-wide and has successfully sold blue chip paintings of different genres to collectors, galleries and investors. She also advises collectors in building their collections. Kristiane is involved in several cultural projects and is engaged in intercultural dialogue.

SELECTION OF ARTISTS WE DEAL WITH

Georg Baselitz
Jean Michel Basquiat
Max Beckman
Fernando Botero
Marc Chagall
Paul Cezanne
Edgar Degas
Max Ernst
Lyonel Feininger
Paul Gaugin
Gerome
Alberto Giacometti

Keith Haring
Hans Hartung
Fernand Leger
Wassily Kandinsky
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Zao Wou Ki
Gustav Klimt
Rene Magritte
Henri Matisse
Amedeo Modigliani
Claude Monet
Edward Munch

Emil Nolde
Max Pechstein
Pablo Picasso
Camille Pissarro
Jackson Pollock
Auguste Rodin
Gerhard Richter
Mark Rothko
Alfred Sisley
Vincent Van Gogh
Cy Twombly
Andy Warhol

 

 

SERVICES

 

We can assist with security transportation of art, with operators following the art vehicle through any destination globally, including private aircraft charter for UHNW Clients. The art would be tracked with live-time reporting back to the client or family office, providing piece of mind until complete at the destination. Thereafter we also offer Residential or Venue Security if the client wishes to secure the art even further.

We offer a personal service assisting with all aspects of buying and selling art works and collections- from private sales to auction acquisitions and the best way of selling. We help with auction bidding and negotiate deals when selling at auction.

We source exclusive off market opportunities for our clients that cater to their specific interests in line with their short, medium and long term strategy of collecting. We assist with due diligence and market analyses as well as questions of authenticity, certification, condition, conservation, insurance, transportation, export and security, escrow services as well as framing and hanging. We can arrange the release of equity from an art work or a collection and even generate an annual income from art while keeping the art work in place.

Our Services entail 

• Online (Pre-planned route reconnaissance)

• Track & Trace

• Consultancy

• Assaying

• Free Trade Zones

• Bonded Warehouses

• Inventory Management

• Customs Clearance & Brokerage

 

Real Estate

Kristiane Backer facilitates the sale of high end properties predominantly in the golden triangle of London, Mayfair, Knightsbridge and Kensington and Chelsea.

 

Bitcoin

Kristiane Backer advises the Bitcoin mining expansion Nordic Data Mines conceptually and heads the corporate finance media team, assisting with the fund raising.

As a believer and investor in BTC herself, she understands the need to educate traditional investors and is working towards a better understanding of the bitcoin paradigm.

 

Charity

Patron of the APWA UK : The UK All Pakistan Women’s Association

Charity Begins at Home

Patron, early supporter, fundraiser and helper, also heading the media team

 

Media

Kristiane Backer has over twenty years- experience with all aspects of the media- from TV presenting, reporting and interviewing to hosting large corporate and cultural events as well as corporate and personal PR. Kristiane understands well the power of the media and the importance of a professional media presence. She is now involved in corporate media consultancy.

 

TV Background

At the age of 24 Kristiane became one of the leading presenters on MTV Europe. She interviewed most major artists and musicians of her time for over seven years. She created her own youth show in Germany and later presented a daily guide to culture and entertainment, ‘The Ticket NBC’ on NBC Europe. She went on to present a monthly travel show for Travel Channel in Germany, and an interfaith show for Ebru TV. Kristiane won several awards for her TV work, including the prestigious Golden Camera.

 

Book

In 2012 Kristiane published her best- selling memoir ‘From MTV to Mecca’ in the UK. She gave extensive book talks in the UK and abroad. The original book was published in German; Dutch, Arabic, Indonesian, Malaysian and Urdu editions are available as well.