Sandra HindmanFOUNDER AND PRESIDENT
Sandra divides her time between Paris, Chicago, and New York. Expert in manuscript illumination, Sandra Hindman holds a Ph.D. in the History of Art and has written many books and articles on the subject of illuminated manuscripts. She is Professor Emerita of Art History at Northwestern University..
Keegan GoepfertVICE-PRESIDENT, DIRECTOR - CHICAGO AND NEW YORK
He graduated from Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois, with a B.A. degree in Art History (2005) and the Courtauld Institute of Art in London, England, with a M.A. in the History of Art specializing in Medieval Art. (2012). He directs the operations in Chicago and New York. In addition, he focuses on client development, in-house exhibitions and international art fairs.
Laura PaulyBUSINESS MANAGER - CHICAGO AND NEW YORK
Laura holds a MBA from the University of Houston with a specialization in accounting and finance and a B.S. degree in Geological Engineering from the University of Texas, Austin. She has worked as an independent accountant for over 20 years for a variety of different businesses. She joined Les Enluminures in September of 2012.
Gaia GrizziBUSINESS AND OFFICE MANAGER - PARIS
Gaia received her Laurea degree in Art History in 2005 from the University of Parma in Italy, where she specialized in medieval iconography. She earned a Masters I from the École du Louvre in Museology and a Masters II in the Art Market with a thesis on medieval manuscripts. She joined Les Enluminures in 2007 and as Office Manager oversees Paris operations, accounting, and publications.
Karen GennaroOPERATIONS MANAGER - PARIS
Karen holds a degree in literature from the University of Udine in Italy. She served as Office Manager in Paris for 5 years before leaving to work in television in Italy for 2 years. She rejoined the team at Les Enluminures in 2010 and is predominantly responsible for web content of the portal site and the rings site, as well as supporting aspects of European operations.
Fleur CallegariART DIRECTOR - PARIS
Fleur holds a First Class BA (Hons.) degree in Art History from the University of Manchester. She joins Les Enluminures in 2017, following ten years of experience in the auction world at Sotheby's and Pierre Bergé & Associés. Her responsibilities include working with European clients and organizing art fairs and other special events in Europe.
Fabio EpifaniMEDIA CONSULTANT
Fabio received a Laurea degree in Archaeology and Art History from the University of Milan in 2008 and a Specialized Masters in Management of Cultural and Artistic Activities from the ESCP-Europe in Paris in 2010. He joined Les Enluminures in 2011 and oversees updates of the websites.
Matthew WesterbyRESEARCH SPECIALIST
Matt holds a Ph.D. in Art History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and degrees in Art History from the University of Denver and University of Colorado. His research is focused on sculpture and illuminated manuscripts from Spain and France. He joined Les Enluminures in 2014 and describes miniatures and manuscripts, rings, and other works of art.
Laura LightDIRECTOR AND SENIOR SPECIALIST, TEXT-MANUSCRIPTS
Laura holds degrees in history from Bryn Mawr College and in medieval history from UCLA. She has published widely on the Paris Bible and its precursors, including an exhibition catalogue on the Bible for Harvard University, where she worked as cataloguer of medieval manuscripts at the Houghton Library. She has recently edited a book on “Form and Function in the Late Medieval Bible.” She is in charge of cataloguing projects for text manuscripts.
Beatriz Chadour-SampsonSPECIALIST, JEWELRY
Based in England Beatriz is an internationally known jewelry historian with publications ranging from Antiquity to the present day: Doctoral thesis on the goldsmith Antonio Gentili da Faenza (1980); the jewelry collection of the Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Cologne (1985) and rings from the Alice and Louis Koch Collection (1994), today in the Swiss National Museum, where she is a consultant. At the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, she was the curator for the William and Judith Bollinger Jewellery Gallery.