Katherine Don

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  • Joined Sotheby’s in August 2014
  • Specialising in contemporary Chinese art
  • Curatorial activities in Beijing, New York, Canada, and Spain

Katherine Don joined Sotheby’s in August 2014 as the Department Head of Contemporary Ink Art in Asia. She is responsible for organisingthe bi-annual Contemporary Ink Art (Contemporary Literati series) and selling exhibitions in Hong Kong.

Prior to joining Sotheby’s Hong Kong, Katherine was an art advisor specialising in contemporary Chinese art. From 2013 to 2014, she was a key contributor to Sotheby’s contemporary Ink sales in New York and Hong Kong as a consultant.

For nine years, Katherine established and directed RedBox Studio Ltd, an art advisory firm for private collectors of contemporary Chinese art. Her curatorial activities in Beijing, New York, Canada, and Spain had a consistent focus on works on paper, including contemporary Chinese ink painting. Prior to 2005, she worked at several New York art galleries, including Goedhuis Contemporary where she served as Director for two years.

Katherine holds a dual-degree in Art History and East Asian Studies from Barnard College, Columbia University, and received a Masters degree from UCLA Anderson School of Management.

Videos featuring Katherine Don
The Origo Collection — Contemporary Ink Art



唐凱琳小姐亦聯合創辦了藝術機構紅盒子工作室,親自指揮並營運達九年,透過提供藝術顧問及諮詢服務為私人藏家建立中國當代藝術收藏。她於北京、紐約、加拿大及西班牙的藝術策展項目一直專注於紙本藝術作品,當中包括中國當代水墨畫作。在2005年之前,她曾於紐約的中國當代藝術藝廊Goedhuis Contemporary出任總監一職達兩年,亦曾於紐約其他藝廊工作。