Patti Gilford is the founder of Patti Gilford Fine Arts (PGFA). She is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design and has over 35 years of experience as a working artist, gallery director and art advisor to major corporations, public institutions and individuals.
Patti collaborates with individuals, artists, architects and designers to create distinctive art programs and private collections. She takes pride in forming partnerships with her clients to accurately reflect their objectives and personal interests while honoring the aesthetics of each environment.
Patti’s wealth of experience includes helping clients consider, select, procure, install, refit and de-accession a wide range of artworks. She is experienced in 20th century, contemporary and emerging markets including painting, photography, sculpture, print works, fiber art and new media. Equally important are her close working relationships within the art market and expert skill in the business of art.
Patti Gilford Fine Arts is a WBE (Women Business Enterprise) certified by the City of Chicago and a member of the APAA (Association of Professional Art Advisors).