Portrait of Jonathan Neil
  • Email
    Jonathan.Neil@cgu.edu
  • Website
    http://jonathantdneil.com
  • Degrees
    PhD, 20th-Century Art History, Columbia University
    B.Arch., Cornell University
  • Research Interests
    Modern and contemporary art, Architectural history, International art market, Critical writing/theory, History of photography
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Jonathan T. D. Neil is the director of Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Los Angeles, a partnership among the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management, the Getty Leadership Institute, and the School of Arts and Humanities of Claremont Graduate University.

In addition to his academic work, Neil also is associate editor for ArtReview magazine and editor of the Held Essays on Visual Art for The Brooklyn Rail. From 2008 until 2014, he served as executive editor at The Drawing Center in New York. In 2005 he co-founded Boyd Level LLC, a private curatorial firm and consultancy that specializes in contemporary art.

Jonathan has a PhD in 20th-century Art History from Columbia University and a B.Arch from Cornell University. He has taught courses in modern and contemporary art and architectural history, the international art market, critical writing, critical theory, and the history of photography at Columbia University, Parsons The New School for Design, and Sotheby’s Institute of Art in New York. He is a member of the New York Chapter of the International Association of Art Critics (AICA).

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