Art and Antique Appraisals

RESUME OF Rochelle Eisenberg

Personal Property Appraiser & President of ART DIRECTIVES INC.

 

ART CONSULTANT & LECTURER

  • Created Collections of Museum Quality Fine Art and Antiques 
  • Participated as Appraiser of Glass, Porcelains & Decorative Arts on Public Television’s “Antiques Roadshow”
  • Appeared as Expert Appraiser on "Home Matters" on the Discovery Channel 
  • Guest Speaker, American Society of Appraisers 
  • Has given seminars through Art Directives on; "American Furniture & Decorative Arts", "Fine Art", "Art Nouveau & Art Deco", "Chinese Works of Art", and "Insight Into Art"   
  • Extensive travel throughout the United States, Europe and the Far East researching and analyzing the Art and Antiques Market  

INSTRUCTOR  

  • James Michener Museum, Doylestown, PA “How to Be a Savvy Collector / Collecting Fine Art & Antiques”
  • University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA  “Identifying Quality Antique Furniture, Art, Porcelain, Silver, Crystal and Decorative Collectibles” 
  • The George Washington University American Society of Appraisers  "Personal Property 201 Course" 
  • American Society of Appraisers Chapter Seminar 
  • University of Pennsylvania  "Appraising Antiques & Fine Art" 
  • Temple University  "Collecting & Appraising Fine Art & Antiques" and "Collecting, New York Art World" 
  • Cheltenham Adult School and for American Society of Appraisers  "Art Nouveau & Art Deco" 
  • Oreland Art Center and Meadowlands Country Club  "Art and Life" 
  • Abington Adult School and Institute of Awareness  "Insight into Art"   

FORMAL EDUCATION  

  • Temple University - B.S. in Education - Philadelphia, PA 
  • Barnes Foundation - Graduate of Art Department, Bryn Mawr, PA 
    • Art in Painting 
    • Traditions in Art 
    • Art Seminar 
  • American Society of Appraisers - Personal Property Courses 
    • Valuation Principles 
    • Valuation Methodology, Research & Analysis 
    • Valuation, Report Writing, Master Class in Report Writing 
    • Appraisal Practice and Standards 
  • Winterthur Museum Winter Institute 
    • Perspectives on the Decorative Arts in Early America - Ceramics in America 
  • University of the Arts - Professional Institute for Educators On Site Seminar 
    • The Great Ages of Paris 
    • Greek Art and Culture through the Ages 
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art 
    • Survey of Western Art
    • Women in Art 
    • El Greco of Toledo 
    • Chinese Art Seminar
    • American Art
  • New School, New York 
    • Contemporary Art 
    • Looking at Art 
  • University of Pennsylvania 
    • Oriental Carpets 
  • Omnicon 7 - Fine & Decorative Arts Connoisseurship - ASA 
  • National Conference - Appraisers Association of America 
  • Inside Art - Museum & Gallery Lectures - Barbara Spector & Franklin Purcell 
  • Identification of Quality Antiques & Art - Cheltenham Art Center   

CONFERENCES ATTENDED  

  • American Society of Appraisers – 1992-2016 International Conferences located in:  San Diego, CA; Boston, MA; Maui, HI; Houston, TX; Toronto, Canada; Denver, CO; Seattle, WA; New Orleans, LA Philadelphia, PA; Pittsburgh, PA; Las Vegas, NV. 
  • American Society of Appraisers Personal Property Conferences located in:  Taos, NM; Edinburgh, Scotland; Washington, DC; Newport, RI; San Francisco, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Dublin, Ireland; Saint Petersburg & Moscow, Russia 
  • Appraisers Association of America - Treasures of Central Europe including:  Prague, Vienna, Salzburg and Munich