For Your Art
ForYourArt talks to some of the most sought-after advisors in this ongoing feature about how to find an art consultant and how to make that relationship a successful one.
Esthella Provas has been a key player in the L.A. art scene for more than twenty years. Having served as longtime director/co-owner of Chac Mool gallery along with Eugenio Lopez, she also helped Lopez establish The Jumex Foundation, which is one of the largest, most comprehensive art collections and privately owned museums in the world (she continues to help procure work for the collection). Provas is also a co-founder of the Latin American International Art Council for MOCA, acts as Development Consultant for LACMA’s Latin American Initiatives, serves on the museum’s Modern and Contemporary Art Council and is a member of their Director’s Circle. In addition to heading up her own art advisory, Provas is the chair of LA><ART’s Public Art Initiatives Producers Council and was a founding member of LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division).