CHRISTINA TWOMEY ART + DESIGN SIGNS REPRESENTATION AGREEMENT WITH EUROPEAN + MIDDLE EASTERN ART CONSULTANCY GROUP, VISTO IMAGES
Visto consultancy marries discerning taste with a deep understanding of the historical and cultural identity of each property. Their team of 15 art consultants works to make sure that each property stands out and differentiates itself from the competition.
Some of Visto's notable art curation jobs include: The Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi, The Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I Barcelona, Spain, The Park Hyatt New York, London Model Apartments, The Alpina Gstaad, Switzerland, The Global Design Team at Starwood for the Sheraton Hotel brand, and many more.
Visto prides itself on their client service, execution, and logistics. They are experts in delivering the most complex luxury hotel projects, ensuring that budgets are met and that the framing, delivery, and installation of all pieces is performed professionally and on-time, anywhere in the world.
Alex Toledano, Ph.D., Co-founder and President of VISTO Images, leads our Paris office. He received his Ph.D. in 2012 in Late Modern European History at the University of California, Berkeley, and is a specialist on the history of Paris since the French Revolution. His dissertation, Sharing Paris: The Use and Ownership of a Neighborhood, Its Streets, and Public Spaces, 1950-2012, studies the roles of visitors and residents in shaping community and daily life in Parisian neighborhoods with a focus on the rue du Faubourg Saint-Denis in the 10th arrondissement.
He received a bachelor’s degree in Art and Archaeology summa cum laude from Princeton University in 2004. He won the departmental thesis prize for Illuminating the Canon: Institutions and the Development of the Canon of Abstract Expressionism, which studied how paintings by Abstract Expressionist artists — Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning, and others — became the most valuable, important works of American art in the global art market.
Seth Rosenbaum, Ph.D., Co-founder and CEO of VISTO Images, leads our office in Nicosia, Cyprus. He completed his Ph.D. in 2013 at Harvard University in the English Department. Seth’s doctoral thesis studies twentieth-century notions of taste and style, with a particular focus on American literature and food.
He received his bachelor's degree in English summa cum laude from Columbia University in 2004. He received the departmental thesis prize for his work on William Blake, one of England's greatest artists and poets at the turn of the 19th century.