Morrison Modern Advisory was founded by Jeremy Morrison to assist
Private Clients, Collectors and Institutions seeking to acquire or sell furniture and objects
by the most influential designers of the last 150 years.
From a single piece to an entire collection, Morrison Modern advises and assists
clients across the world with their interiors, objects and collections.
Independent. Bespoke. Confidential.
Strategic Acquisitions, Selling & Brokerage
Object and Collection Research & Valuations
Collection Refinement & Management
Assisting international private clients located across Europe, North America & Asia,
since its founding in late 2020 Morrison Modern Advisory has:
Alerted, assessed and guided clients on which works to acquire and which to avoid at major international Design galleries, fairs and auctions. Jeremy Morrison attends all such bi-annual events in London, New York, Paris, Basel and elsewhere.
Strategically placed and overseen the sale of objects and collections in the optimum auctions in London, Paris, New York and Hong Kong on behalf of private clients, at substantially beneficial consignment terms.
Arranged and brokered the confidential private sales of significant works between anonymous private collectors based in Europe, North American and Asia.
Undertaken strategic reviews of existing collections and given guidance on authenticity, overseen selective collection refinements and provided detailed object files for inventory and insurance purposes.
Overseen the sale and guided the acquisition of works by current market-driving designers including Frances-Xavier & Claude Lalanne, Diego Giacometti and Jean Royère, as well as varied masterworks by some of the most influential and desirable designers of the last 150 years, including Josef Hoffmann, Wendell Castle, Joaquim Tenreiro, Gio Ponti, Jean Michel Frank and Georges Jouve.
Advised prominent international museums on both acquisitions and de-accessioning of works and also handled arrangements for the loan of works from private collections to international museum exhibitions.
"Today, more than ever, clients face overwhelming options and choices when they consider acquiring for, refining or selling from their collection. Given the potential gains and losses at stake I launched Morrison Modern Advisory to guide clients through the complex decisions of navigating the art market - identifying the optimal opportunities whilst mitigating the risk when considering buying and selling"
Expertise & Experience
After 23 years with the worlds' two largest auction houses Jeremy Morrison founded
Morrison Modern Advisory in 2020 to assist private clients, collectors and institutions.
Jeremy was Head of the Design department at Sotheby's in London for ten years before joining Christie’s in 2012 where he became European Head and
International Director of Design.
Jeremy has over 25 years of unique experience in examining, assessing, valuing and selling Design at the highest level. Having lectured, auctioneered and travelled globally throughout that time Jeremy is an internationally-recognised Design expert with a deep understanding of the global Design Market, from Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau and Art Deco, to mid-century, Post War & Contemporary Design. He has a world-class network of relationships with private clients, collectors, curators and contacts internationally, throughout Europe, the USA and Asia.