Who are we?
Sophie Michaux has a professional degree in "Art Market Studies and Antiques" as well as a Master's degree in art history with a specialization in "Museums." She began her career in the famous Parisian district Drouot specializing in auctions alongside auctioneers, art experts and dealers. Today, Sophie works in a gallery specializing in modern and contemporary art and is also an archivist in a museum. Cynthia and Sophie met in a Paris based art consulting firm specializing in contemporary art. Their friendship evolved around their shared passion for the art market. Sophie embarked on Cynthia's adventure with Artalistic by becoming the company’s head representative of the Parisian branch, working to make contacts with professionals, artists and individuals.
Founder of Artalistic
Cynthia Soddu is the founder of Artalistic. Soddu graduated from the École du Louvre with a Master's degree in Art Market Studies and International Negotiation. She has professional experience in auction houses and with modern and contemporary art galleries. She decided to embark in the entrepreneurial world by creating her own art consulting and brokerage company. By creating Artalistic, Cynthia is boldly taking on the online art market by giving individuals, professionals and artists the opportunity to sell and purchase art. Artalistic is accessible to everyone and provides a carefully curated selection of online advertisements in order to bring its clientele a wide variety of top-quality pieces.
Svetlana Jarova has a Master's degree in "Research in Slavic Literature and Linguistic Studies." Jarova is 25 years old and has a multi-cultural background - Russian, French and Hispanic. Her professional work in auction houses and art galleries allowed Svetlana to develop an original concept, "Personal Research and Development through Paintings." This technique allows her to bring art lovers, artists and professionals together through her never-ending search for new pieces.