Native New Yorker, Minda Dowling, has been selling fine art since 1977. Recognising the impact that unique art can make in hotels, Minda founded Artefact Hotel Art Consultants in 1984 in collaboration with Ray Brill. Based in London’s vibrant West End, Minda has been sourcing and commissioning unique art collections for hotels around the world ever since.
Minda’s book, “Art Hotels” will be published by Park Avenue Publishing in 2015
Ray Brill is the longstanding Managing Director of Artefact and is responsible for the company’s general business affairs. A highly experienced master frame maker, Ray is also instrumental in the running of Artefact’s in-house framing workshop.
Artefact have created art collections at such notable London hotels as Sanderson, St Martins Lane, Grosvenor House, Threadneedles, Andaz Liverpool Street, The Arch London,
The Ampersand and The Corinthia Hotel London.
Internationally, Artefact have created unique art programmes for leading hotel groups including Hyatt International, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, Starwood, Hilton International, Intercontinental Hotels, Marriott and Radisson Hotels, as well as many smaller, privately owned hotels.