Illustration Mentor


Art & Business Advisor, founder of nineteensixtyeight

UK, London / Italy, Milan
English, Italian

Art & Business Advisor – specialised in photography
Founder of nineteensixtyeight – a photography platform representing new talents and facilitating curatorial collaborations (

I am an independent art & business advisor with over two decades’ experience in the industry, building and bringing together an expansive international network of artists, clients and professional. I have founded co- founded Brancolini Grimaldi galleries, and I curated a diverse program of exhibitions and cultural events. I have collaborated with top museums and institutions, and advised both private and corporate collections. I have participated in and produced presentations for major international art fairs; I have a strong understanding of the art market and am skilled at advising artists on sizing, editions and pricing, with a particular focus on conceiving and producing sophisticated, highly marketable limited edition portfolios and books.

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- Deadlines:
There is a delay of 3 days between the date we receive the photographer’s application and the date we are able to confirm or not the session with the Mentor.

- Payment:
Right after submitting his application throughout the Eyes in Progress’s website, the photographer is invited to pay the full stated price (via an email sent from PayZen credit card payment platform).
Applications can only be processed after receiving the full payment.

- Feedback/Testimonies:
Eyes in Progress will contact the photographer once the session is done in order to ask for his feedback.

- If the Mentor is not available and the photographer chooses to cancel the process, the photographer will receive a full refund in the delay of 3 days after the photographer sends his bank details to Eyes in Progress (IBAN and BIC/ SWIFT code).

- If the photographer decides to cancel for whatever reasons after the Mentor has agreed to the session, Eyes in Progress will reimburse 50% of the paid price.