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Art Financing: Demystified

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This lecture will present a broad overview of the art-secured financing landscape, including the most prominent organizations (banks, boutiques, and auction houses) which provide this service.

Topics include:

  • Pledging work of art as collateral

  • What collectors, their advisors, and portfolio managers can expect when inquiring about financing against a work of art.

  • Case studies



12:00 - 1:00 pm

1:00 - 2:00 pm


Presentation + Q&A

Panel Discussion & Q&A

Speaker Profile

Gabrielle Segal

Business Development Manager for Fine Art, Borro Private Finance


As Business Development Manager for Fine Art at Borro Private Finance, Gabrielle Segal cultivates strategic relationships with art market partners. Originally launched in London in 2009 and operational in the US since 2012, Borro Private Finance Borro Private Finance provides discreet loans secured exclusively against fine art and luxury assets, facilitated by in-house valuation expertise, giving individuals powerful, non-bank financing options for immediate access to capital.

Before joining Borro Private Finance, Gabrielle Segal worked in several New York galleries. A past member of the International Society of Appraisers, she is a USPAP compliant appraiser. She graduated in 2015 with distinction from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, where she earned an M.A. in Contemporary Art and a Graduate Certification in Art Business. She also holds a B.A. in Art History from Hunter College, City University of New York, where she graduated with honors.


$35 General Admission ( Tickets are transferable but non-refundable)