Christie’s Names Deborah Bell Vice President and Head of the Photographs Department


NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announced the appointment of Deborah Bell as Vice President and Head of the Photographs Department. Ms. Bell is known throughout the art world for her eponymous Chelsea gallery, which is lauded for its exquisite range of 19th and 20th Century photographs as well as contemporary works by artists such as Louis Faurer, Diane Arbus, William Eggleston, Lisette Model and Garry Winogrand. Since opening The Deborah Bell Gallery in 2000, Ms. Bell has represented the likes of Dag Alveng, Per Berntsen, The Estate of Esther Bubley, John Cohen, George W. Gardner, Susan Paulsen and Marcia Resnick. The Deborah Bell Gallery, located at 511 West 25th Street, will close later this month after its last show, Memories of the Future: Ana Barrado/Rockets, closes on June 25, 2011. Ms. Bell will immediately begin the next chapter in her already distinguished career at Christie’s