I have 10 years interior design experience with half the time spent designing for boutique and luxury hotel brands. I’m excited to focus my artistic talents on helping designer’s enhance their spaces through inspired art. I get much of my inspiration by walking and cycling my city.
Wholehearted Zealous Jovial Vivacious Laugher Aspiring ceramicist and floral installation artist.
ASSOCIATE ART CONSULTANT
I was born and raised in Los Angeles and lived briefly in the Bay Area where I went to school (Berkeley). I studied Art History and right out of college I started working with Bay Area artists as their studio assistant (at one point I worked with three artist simultaneously!) I have been or worked in the art scene in some form or another (writing about art, gallery work, docent, artist assistant, teaching art) I just really enjoy the intersection between art, design and culture.
Potato chip lover Subtly Funny Grey cardigan enthusiast Empath Loves leaving parties early
DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER
Mike is a digital marketing professional with over a decade of experience working with small and large businesses. He comes from a film background and approaches his work from a creative perspective and a critical mindset.
Creative Driven Honest Reliable Team Player Mike has produced and directed short films accepted into various film festivals
ASSOCIATE ART CONSULTANT
Based in our Los Angeles showroom, Kalyn applies her background in Art History and Design to each of her hospitality projects.
Midwest roots with a background in Fine Art, Marketing, and Project Management.
Optimistic creative un-aggrandizing gourmand cruciverbal-ist Once save someone’s life at an Ikea.
Background in manufacturing logistics in the hospitality industry. Stephanie also comes to us with prior experience in Operations and Project Management.
Adventurous Methodical Considerate Animal Fanatic Sudoku Guru Believes all disputes can be resolved over a home-cooked meal.
Alannah comes from a strong background in museum and gallery operations. She currently manages and oversees all gallery activity and assists with Residential Sales in the Santa Monica offices as their Gallery Coordinator & Residential Sales Associate.
Born in Oxford, England Grew up in San Antonio, Texas Played College Volleyball at TLU Favorite Band = The Killers Boomer Sooner Loves hiking, painting & pizza.
Based in Los Angeles, Kaycee leads art consulting projects for a diverse vertical including corporate, hospitality and healthcare. Kaycee is an accomplished gallerist, curator and consultant with over a decade of experience in the art business. She is an expert at thoughtful curation to meet the creative needs on a wide scope of projects.
Outdoor enthusiast SoCal native Art Collector Skier Yogi Loves a good rye whiskey
ACCOUNT MANAGER & OFFICE OPERATIONS
Tori has a diverse background in accounting and office management. She’s responsible for the accounting for the Santa Monica art consultants and handles office operations.
East Coast Transplant Organized Travel Enthusiast An Extroverted Introvert
ASSOCIATE ART CONSULTANT
Based in our Las Vegas gallery, Katie is an east coast transplant with experience in multi-family construction and design, who brings an interesting perspective to conceptual space planning. Client focused and creatively driven, her project management skills hit the mark for art forward projects.
Foodie Traveler Dog Mom Yogi Organizing/Packing Enthusiast Attend art school, would never call myself an artist.
Based in the Las Vegas gallery, Ruby has worked several years in the construction industry managing and running multiple projects.
Adventure Seeker Travel Junkie Sports Fanatic Practical Joker Athletic I played collegiate softball for 20+ years, then drafted to the Swedish National Team, playing throughout Europe.
Molly has a strong background in Interior Design and brings extensive knowledge of art history and preservation from her experience living in the South. Molly is able to bring an artistic eye and attention to detail to her clients.
Blue and White Collector Travel Enthusiast Antique Junky Optimist Sucker for Good Branding Found a Christopher Spitzmiller lamp at a yard sale for $30. One of my best finds to date.
DIRECTOR OF PEOPLE OPERATIONS
Working from our Santa Monica gallery, Jean supports our people across all locations. She brings to KBFA a love of the visual arts coupled with a collaborative approach to leadership. As the Director of our People Operations Department, she’s making sure we all have what we need to do our best work.
Native New Yorker World Traveler Proud Doggie Aunt Art History Nerd Crossword Puzzler I refuse to grow out of my 90’s hip-hop phase.
Jackie has been working for KBFA for over two years out of the Santa Monica showroom. Not only does Jackie work in the Finance department but also works with the Marketing team as well.
Accounting Clerk Dog Lover Caring Patient Italian Food Fanatic I am a certified makeup artist.
Alyssa is part of the San Francisco team, where she uses her expertise to curate custom art packages for hospitality, corporate, and healthcare projects. She is currently studying Interior Architecture and Design and brings graphic and design skill to the Bay Area office. When she is not busy with work or school, she plays competitive billiards.
Ambitious Perceptive Results-Oriented Easy-Going Pool Shark Loves anything analog.
Erika is based in our Los Angeles showroom and focuses predominantly on the hospitality industry. She holds a Master’s Degree in Art History from the University of Glasgow and fuses her art historical knowledge with a keen eye for design.
Alaska Grown Pup Enthusiast Avid Traveler Ruthless Scattergories Competitor Croissant Connoisseur Former WFU Demon Deacon cheerleader.
GRAPHIC DESIGN ASSISTANT
Coming from a background in both traditional art and digital design, I use my knowledge and experience to help me create unique custom concepts.
Writer Book Lover Alice in Wonderland Enthusiast Creative History Fanatic I love to travel and try new foods!
Jennifer works out of our Los Angeles showroom, focusing on Southern California hospitality. With a background in Art History, Jennifer has a well-rounded understanding of the artistic and cultural trends that bring us to the present day. Having worked in multiple museums, galleries, and arts nonprofits in Los Angeles, Jennifer has an integrated knowledge of the art community and current developments in contemporary art across disciplines.
Mover Harry Potter Nerd Rap Lover Breakfast Burrito Expert Plant Mom Yosemite is one of my favorite places and I’ve hiked Half Dome three times.
VP OF MARKETING
Operating out of our Los Angeles showroom, Jen heads KBFA’s marketing team. With an appreciation for art and an eye for design, she’s a sucker for good branding. Outside of work you can find her redecorating her house, again.
Type A Sarcastic Dog Lover Globetrotter Proud Jayhawk Was once nominated for a James Beard Award.
Kasey works out of our Los Angeles showroom, focusing on corporate, senior living, and high-end residential projects. She has a strong background in graphic design, art theory, curation, and gallery management.
Adventurous Artist Avid Skier Compassionate Problem solver Kasey knows every word of Vanilla Ice’s “Ice Ice Baby.”
Rowan has a strong background in contemporary art, having worked in multiple galleries and museums across the U.S. and Scotland. Based out of the San Francisco office, Rowan is able to bring her artistic eye and attention to detail to all our Midwest clients.
Popcorn Connoisseur Dog Enthusiast Expert Traveler Voracious Reader Quick Witted I once took a road trip across the U.S. in a vintage fire truck.
As the controller, Parris oversees KBFA’s financial operations. Leading the Finance team, Parris brings over 20 years of experience in providing professional services across a broad range of finance areas including compliance, business process, and management advisory.
Curious Caring Original Opinionated Adventurous I’ve always been fascinated by nature!
Katie works out of the Los Angeles showroom focusing on the hospitality market for all of Southern California. A former Interior Designer from NYC and LA, Katie brings to us 12 years of design expertise in the luxury hospitality, retail and residential design fields.
West Coast Gal with East Coast Sensibility Killer Tennis Backhand Book Worm Mid Century Architecture Lover Golden Retriever Fanatic I know the words to every single Prince song.
Sara leads our Artist Liaison department, where she travels the globe to find talented artists for KBFA. She spent almost a decade living and working in London’s art world and holds a Masters in Contemporary Art and Bachelors in Art History.
Curious Enthusiastic Chess fanatic Seasoned traveler Curator Sara loves fortune cookies and has her fortune “read” almost every day.
A California native now living in Portland, Oregon, Devin is a member of the KBFA Graphics Team, helping to bring custom concepts and unique visions to life.
Clever Resourceful Curious Bookworm Master of Puns I can play 5 musical instruments.
Nicole is based in our San Francisco office and manages all of Kevin Barry Fine Art’s Bay Area clients. Before San Francisco, she lived in Amsterdam, the Netherlands for 13 years where she owned and ran two galleries. With a strong background in fine art and client relations, she helps all her clients create and find exactly what they are looking for.
Dutch/American Southeast Asian Contemporary Art Expert New Technologies Enthusiast Talker Perfume Collector I can ride a bike while making a call with one hand and holding an umbrella with the other.
DIRECTOR OF LOGISTICS AND PRODUCTION
Armando is the Production Manager and also manages Logistics for the San Francisco Office. He comes from a career in the home décor industry, with a background in Operations & Logistics Management.
Father Ambitious Collector Japanese Food Fanatic LA Kings Fan I’d love to move to Alaska when I’m retired
SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER
Chanel oversees KBFA’s financial processes and paperwork for the art consulting teams, working out of our San Francisco office. She brings over 15 years of experience in the finance and banking fields.
Problem solver Travel lover Jewelry maker Genuine Loyal Traveled to Austria for the making of a Bond film.
Working on the conceptualization and actualization of both Graphic and 3D inspired work.
Padre Husband Gentleman of Virtu Illustrator Skateboard Enthusiast I’ve had my artwork displayed at various venues here in Las Vegas.
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Elizabeth is based out of our Los Angeles showroom, working with a focus on hospitality projects in Texas. With her experience in interior and textile design, she effectively manages the design process from concept to completion, making her a valuable member of the KBFA team.
Ohioan Artist/Creative Adventurer Travel Enthusiast Concertgoer I love cats.
Nathaniel is like the Swiss Army knife of the San Francisco gallery. He handles invoicing, purchasing, inventory and a plethora of duties to help keep the showroom running smoothly.
Extroverted Diligent Patient Intuitive Problem Solver I have a Velociraptor rib that I excavated.
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SENIOR ART CONSULTANT
Based out of our San Francisco showroom, Julia brings her years of experience as a hospitality designer to the KBFA team. Pairing a creative eye with a strong understanding of business and client relations, she is able to deliver project success to her clients on the East Coast.
Flea Market Scavenger Pet Lover Mexican Food Fanatic Aspiring Yogi Urban Adventurer Addicted to jigsaw puzzles.
With a focus on Hospitality projects in Texas and the Midwest, Lindsey brings an extensive background in interior design and an artistic eye to the table when providing creative solutions to her clients. Always keeping her finger on the pulse of art, she is ready to help find exciting and unique ways to bring your artistic visions to life.
Dog Lover Santa Fean Musically Inclined Nature Enthusiast Appreciator of All Things Art, Architecture, & Design Certified Spin & Yoga Instructor
ACCOUNTING CLERK / BOOKKEEPER
With over five years of accounting and business management experience in the entertainment industry, creativity and the bottom line has always been Tessly’s focal point.
Blockchain Technology Enthusiast Surfer World Traveler Sports Fanatic Mentoring Financial Literacy I was once a junior lifeguard and saved a woman from drowning! Does that make me a hero?
Olivia has a strong background in applied art history. With experience in curation, gallery management, and interior design, this makes her the go-to person for public and private art in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Lover of all things Tim Burton Skincare Addict Chocolate Monger Contemporary Asian Art Enthusiast Art Book Collector I have a fondness for board games.
Coming from a background in fashion textiles, Eva blurs the line between hand and digital art. Her custom concepts complement the unique style of the KBFA graphics team.
Intuitive Heartfelt Rebel Chameleon Outdoor Adventurer Yogi I dance on rooftops.
ASSOCIATE ART CONSULTANT
As an Associate Art Consultant out of our Las Vegas showroom, Kelsey’s attention to detail, ability to anticipate client’s needs, and organizational skills for any and all projects is a huge asset to our team.
Quirky Inquisitive Compassionate Army Brat Explorer I won a contest in 7th grade for my anti-bullying poem.
Ilyse moved from the East to the West Coast in 2017 and is based in our San Francisco showroom. She brings with her more than 10 years of experience in the interior design field, working on both residential and hospitality projects, and she now shares her talents with our Mid-West clients.
Dog Fanatic Textile Enthusiast Aspiring Crossword Champion Ocean Lover Cry Laugher I’ve operated a soundboard for theater.
With her unique background in art execution and project management, the sky’s the limit for this talented art consultant. Working on hospitality, corporate and healthcare, she’s got it covered.
Artist who loves any medium Avid yogi Rock climber Raised in the PNW World traveler/adventurer I once had a brief job on an engine/hand crew as a wildland firefighter… it didn’t last long.
Julie’s strong background in Art History and curation lays an important foundation to her role managing Healthcare, Senior Living, Multi-Family projects from our Los Angeles showroom.
Rad Mom and Wife Art History Buff Avid Traveler Pug Lover I could live off French macarons.