Hosted by
Riah Pryor

The Bigger Picture Podcast.

Special Guest
Daniel Gallagher

The Art Market in Focus: Looking at the art world’s internal operations and the balance between commercialism and regulations.

Arcarta at Sladmore Gallery. Photo © Jolly Thompson

In this week’s podcast, we learn more about Daniel’s journey through the art world, from an aspiring photographer to operations at major auction houses and now Registrar at The Sladmore Gallery. His experience and knowledge gives us insights on the art world’s internal processes and the challenges they have faced in the past 5 years. 

Artcarta at Sladmore Gallery. Photo © Jolly Thompson.
Artcarta at Sladmore Gallery. Photo © Jolly Thompson.

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About the Guest

Daniel Gallagher is an experienced Registar at the Sladmore Gallery, London where he has been advising on all matters surrounding imports, exports and regulations since 2015.  Before joining the Sladmore Gallery, Daniel worked at both Sotheby’s and Christies in their shipping and art transport departments, having worked his way up from Technician.  He worked on the iconic sales such as Damian Hirst and was present for the Giacometti Walking man which sold for £65,000,000 a record breaking sale for sculpture at the time.  He regularly advises collectors, museums and other galleries on procedures to balance commercialism with regulations.

About the Host
Riah Pryor is an investigative journalist and author specialising in the relationship between art and law, supported by her experience working at New Scotland Yard's Art and Antiques Unit. She previously worked at The Art Newspaper as Art Market Assistant Editor and continues to write for them on a freelance basis, in addition to report writing and editorial consultancy for a range of art market clients.
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