Amalia Dayan has been working in the art industry in New York for over ten years. During this period, Amalia has been exclusively engaged in the art business.
Amalia is a private art dealer and co-owner of Luxemburg & Dayan, a private dealership based in New York. Previously she was a founder and co-owner of Bortolami Dayan Gallery in New York. Prior to that, she was a Director with Gagosian Gallery in New York, which is regarded as one of the world's most influential contemporary galleries.
Before joining Gagosian, Amalia was a contemporary art specialist with Phillips, de Pury & Luxembourg, a highly regarded auction house where she maintained relationships with buyers and sellers of contemporary works of art, organized auctions of contemporary art and other disciplines such as photography.
Prior to the Phillips, Amalia was a Director with Deitch Projects, a leading New York gallery known for identifying promising artists early in their careers. At both Deitch and Gagosian, Amalia built contact with many influential artists and developed excellent access to high quality works of art which became available in the secondary market. Currently she runs an art advisory company through which she is able to liaise between some of the top collectors of contemporary art.
Amalia holds Masters Degree in arts management from New York University and a Bachelor Degree in arts history from Tel Aviv University.