Director of Art Advisory

Dagmar Carnevale Lavezzoli 梦兰 is a respected contemporary Chinese art specialist with over a decade of experience in the field.

Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Dagmar lived in China for several years where she connected with artists of international reputation.

Wang Keping
Zhan Wang
Gu Wenda
Zhang Peili
Ai Weiwei
The Gao Brothers
Qin Feng and Achille Bonito Oliva

Dagmar Carnevale Lavezzoli 梦兰 is a respected contemporary Chinese art specialist with over a decade of experience in the field.

Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Dagmar lived in China for several years where she connected with artists of international reputation.

Dagmar connected with artists including:
  • Ai Wei Wei
  • Zhang Wang
  • Qin Feng
  • Gu Wenda
  • Liu Dan
  • Wang Dongling
  • The Gao Brothers
  • Zhang Peili
  • Wang Qingsong
  • Liu Bolin
  • Miao Xiaochun
  • Wang Tiande
  • And many more others

With a strong expertise in contemporary Chinese art Dagmar has been involved in international projects with museums, institutions, art fairs, galleries and the trade. Projects include Milano Design Week, Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome, the Royal Palace in Milan, 798 Art District in Beijing, Masterpiece in London and Fine Art Asia in Hong Kong, to name a few.

She has been invited to deliver lectures in venues such as Sotheby’s Institute of Art and the School of Oriental and African Studies in London.

Dagmar regularly visits China where she still maintains a wide range of connections to artists, galleries, curators and museums. Besides working with established artists she also sources up-and-coming fresh talents who have not entered the international scene yet. 

She has been interviewed by the BBC and Artribune amongst other media, and featured in articles published on the Independent and Wall Street International.