About Ocula Advisory

Ocula Advisory assists new and established collectors to build and manage their collections.

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We offer the expertise of our art advisory team to successfully navigate the international art world and its protocols.

Through 40+ years of combined experience and our extensive relationships with galleries, auction houses, art dealers and collectors, we have exceptional access to a wide spectrum of modern and contemporary artworks. In the past five years Ocula Advisory has concluded art transactions totaling more than USD250 million.

Whether buying or selling through private sale, or acquiring sought after primary material from galleries, we conduct extensive research and handle negotiations, conservation, authentication, insurance and shipping for our clients.

Our team also oversee valuations, bidding at auction and third party guarantees on behalf of collectors. Discretion, transparency and professionalism are paramount.

Our Team

Simon Fisher

Prior to co-founding Ocula in 2010, Simon worked as an independent advisor and grew up surrounded by art amidst his family's gallery business that was established in 1870. With more than two decades of market experience predominantly focusing on Post War and Contemporary art, Simon advises major collections around the world; from the Asia-Pacific region, to the Middle East, Europe and the US. His wealth of knowledge and expertise in negotiating private sales and advising on acquisitions, consignments and valuations over the years affords his clients exceptional advice in an ever-changing complex market.

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Eva Fuchs

Eva launched Ocula's London office in 2016, working closely with international private clients to advise them on building their collections. Nearly a decade of experience in the art world has enabled her to forge strong relationships with collectors, advisors, galleries and auction houses. Before joining Ocula, Eva worked at David Zwirner in London, assisting with sales and exhibitions. She began her career at Sprüth Magers, London after studying History of Art and Arts Policy & Management in Vienna and London.

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Rory Mitchell

Joining Ocula in 2018, Rory advises collectors from Europe, Asia and the US, focusing on contemporary art. His insight and guidance around private sales and advisory is gleaned from years of experience; starting in the Modern British Department at Christie's before moving to Haunch of Venison and more recently holding Director positions at Maureen Paley and then Pilar Corrias in London.

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Yuli Yamagata speaks with Ocula Advisor Rory Mitchell about the themes explored in her eye-popping sculptures and paintings.

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Thomas Schulte reflects on his longstanding collaboration with Rebecca Horn, and the continuing significance of the artist's practice.

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