Welcome to the Art Market Studies program of the University of Zurich

Experts in Art Market Education

The current state of due diligence in the art market was presented by guest speakers and panelists in our joined conference with Kunstforum Zurich last October. Catch up on this challenging topic here with Anne Laure Bandle (lawyer and director of the Art Law Foundation, Geneva), Victor Gisler (founder and owner Galerie Mai 36, Zurich), Claudio Ochsner (art dealer and president of the Swiss Art Trading Association), Stefan Puttaert (senior director and head of office, Sotheby's Zurich), and Marc Spiegler (global director, Art Basel).


About the Executive Master in Art Market Studies program

Experts in Art Market Education

The University of Zurich’s Art Market Studies unique program brings together international university graduates with passion in art and the art market. Coming from different academic backgrounds such as law, economics, or humanities, our participants share their individual perspectives on the art market in lively discussion with art market specialists and scholars. Art history prerequisite are not mandatory.

Courses are held on Fridays and Saturdays in Zurich and are taught entirely in English

Learn more about our program in this short trailer.

Join the next Art Market Studies program in September 2019

Next curriculum will start in September 2019. Please stay in touch for the opening of the application process by sending a short email to emams@khist.uzh.ch

To apply, please send the completed application form (PDF, 155 KB)to the address mentioned in the form or by email. All suitably qualified applicants will be interviewed by the Course of Study committee. If you have any questions regarding the application process or our program, please do not hesitate to contact us

UZH Art Market Studies participants statistic 2011-2017

Detailed statistics for each curriculum since 2011 here (PDF, 1499 KB)