Giovanni Lacerenza

Intern - Art Advisory

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Advertising
  • Marketing PR
  • Fine Art
  • Presenting
  • Business Development
  • Client Services
  • Marketing
  • Networking
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Excel
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Social Media

Work history


Intern Art Advisory

Michelle D’souza Fine Art

Jan 2016 - Mar 2016
  • Assistance and support in the day-to-day management of the advisory firm. Specific tasks include formulating production costs for forthcoming exhibition, supporting the advisor with sales administration, conducting market research, maintaining the contact database, ad hoc admin and PA tasks.


Gallery Intern

Robilant Voena

Aug 2015 - Dec 2015
  • Assisting with the daily management of the gallery. Helping in the preparation for Frieze Masters and PAD 2015. Maintaining contact database, inventory and shipping invoices using Artlogic platform.



Art Business

Sotheby’s Institute of London

Aug 2014 - Aug 2015
  • Learnt to conduct accurate and extensive research on works of art. Acquired the capability of valuing an artwork through the use of auction price databases. Gained knowledge of the legal framework of the art world and learned how to prevent legal and ethical issues when transacting art.


Economics and Management of Cultural Heritage

Università Cattolica Milan, Italy

Aug 2010 - Aug 2013
  • Combined training in economics, management, and art history. Developed a broad knowledge of the economic and managerial aspects of the art world through the study of subjects such as marketing, art law, business planning and control, finance and contemporary art.



Awarded a Distinction for Master Thesis

  • The dissertation for the MA in Art Business was awarded a distinction. Title: The role of taxation in the current state of the Italian art market. A comparative analysis of UK and Italian tax systems