Are Bravo’s ‘Gallery Girls’ Still within the Art Business?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Chantal Chadwick, Claudia Martinez, Angela Pham

Bravo’s Gallery Girls featured twentysomethings who had been making an attempt to make it within the New York City artwork world. Many of the solid members had been struggling to launch their very own gallery or discover their footing in one of the vital aggressive industries within the metropolis.

Chantal Chadwick, Claudia Martinez, Angela Pham
Chantal Chadwick, Claudia Martinez, Angela Pham |Charles Trainor/Bravo/NBC Photo Bank

The collection ran for a single season in 2012 and was not renewed for an extra run. While among the solid got here from posh, well-subsidized households others didn’t have the benefit of getting their household to assist fund their ventures.

It’s been eight years because the collection aired however are all of the Gallery Girls nonetheless working within the artwork world?

Angela Pham

Pham nonetheless works as a photographer and is the co-founder of Deitch Pham. Her industrial images companies boast shoppers like Nicole Miller, Haper’s Bazar, Postmates, and extra.

According to Pham’s bio on her website: “As a child in California, Angela pretended she was a wolf. As a grown-up photographer, she still feels feral, rabidly striving for the perfect shot. She occasionally and happily poses on the other side of the camera. She spends her weekends at her cozy Upstate cottage, howling at the moon.”

 Liz Margulies

Margulies works as an artwork marketing consultant and owns Elizabeth Margulies Art Consulting. According to her bio, “Art advisor Elizabeth Margulies brings a unique and diverse skill set to every project, utilizing her extensive knowledge of the contemporary art market, as well as a vast and trusting network of artists and galleries.”

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Liz Margulies of “Gallery Girls” | Taylor Hill/Getty Images

“In addition to advising private collectors, she has developed many ambitious art activations for clients in real estate, hospitality, entertainment, and corporate industries, including brand collaborations and artwork licensing for a broad and diverse range of commercial projects.”

Amy Poliakoff

Poliakoff just lately advised Bravo’s The Daily Dish she beloved being on the collection. “After the show, I got stopped many times with the infamous line, ‘I get my hair done four times a week. It’s New York,’” she stated.

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Chantal Chadwick, Claudia Martinez, Amy Poliakoff | Charles Trainor/Bravo/NBCu Photo Bank

“After the show, I worked in galleries for about 10 years in New York City and Miami. I worked my way up to sales director of a very large pop art gallery in Wynwood, the art district of Miami,” she stated. “I’m currently working on opening an art advisory firm with a business partner in New York City.”

Chantal Chadwick

Chadwick famously chopped her hair and was a part of operating struggling gallery End of Century with Lara Hodulick and Claudia Martinez Reardon. The gallery closed in 2013, Bravo’s The Daily Dish experiences.

She then went on to open one other gallery in Brooklyn, referred to as Of Us with Hodulick. She later moved to Los Angles the place today she’s pivoted to music. But true to type she’s mixing artwork with music however infused together with her aptitude for artwork. She’s additionally nonetheless rocking the identical stylish coiffure.

Kerri Lisa

Lisa stopped making an attempt to juggle her artwork internship together with her job at way of life administration agency Four Hundred, Bravo’s The Daily Dish experiences. She stayed at Four Hundred however was promoted to Director of Travel and Art. According to her LinkedIn, she remains to be at Four Hundred and maintains the identical place.

Artist Domingo Zapata and curator Kerri Lisa of Bravo's "Gallery Girls"Artist Domingo Zapata and curator Kerri Lisa of Bravo's "Gallery Girls"
Artist Domingo Zapata and curator Kerri Lisa of Bravo’s “Gallery Girls” | Thomas Levinson/MLB by way of Getty Images

Maggie Schaffer

Schaffer left her internship with Eli Klein, based on Bravo’s The Daily Dish. She is now Maggie Meem and is presently an affiliate for Erik Thomsen Gallery, based on her LinkedIn.

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Maggie Schaffer, Liz Margulies | Giovanni Rufino/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal by way of Getty Images

Her profile states, “Experienced Associate with a demonstrated history of working in the fine art industry. Skilled in Contemporary Art, Printmaking, Art Education, Painting, and Museums. Strong professional with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) focused in Fine/Studio Arts from Lafayette College.”

Claudia Martinez Reardon

Reardon and former artwork gallery companion Chantal Chadwick parted methods. Especially after she accused Chadwick of being a liar. Reardon has managed to take care of a particularly low profile and it’s unclear whether or not or not she nonetheless works within the artwork world.

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Claudia Martinez Reardon |Barbara Nitke/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal by way of Getty Images

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