MARLA HAMBURG KENNEDY is a leading dealer, consultant and advisor and major collector of 20th and 21st century art with an emphasis on contemporary painting and photography. With 30 years experience in the fields of photography, contemporary art and publishing Ms Hamburg Kennedy was previously the Director of the Howard Greenberg Gallery, Vice President of the art e-commerce site Onview.com, and managing Partner of Kennedy Boesky Photographs until starting Hamburg Kennedy Photographs in 2004.
Maintaining a broad inventory of vintage and contemporary work with particular emphasis on post war and contemporary photography and art, Hamburg Kennedy Photographs advises private collectors, museums and corporations, with a special emphasis on building collections over a long-term basis.
After earning degrees in Art History from Columbia University and completing graduate studies in photographic history at New York University, Ms Hamburg Kennedy has organized scores of contemporary art and photographic exhibitions (including one of the world’s largest photographic exhibitions of images of Marilyn Monroe) in New York, Japan, and Los Angeles. She has published and authored photography books, several with accompanying traveling exhibitions.