Actively involved in the contemporary art world throughout her career, Crista Cloutier works internationally as an artist and writer. She is the founder of The Working Artist.
Crista understands the art world inside and out. Recently honored as an “Influencer in the Contemporary Art World” by LinkedIn, she has sold artwork to galleries, museums, and collectors throughout the world including New York’s Museum of Modern Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Los Angeles County Museum, Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts, the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, and the Chicago Art Institute.
Over the course of her career, Crista has collaborated with some of the most significant contemporary artists showing today, such as: James Turrell, Vik Muniz, Kiki Smith, Judy Chicago, Andres Serrano, Carrie Mae Weems, Faith Ringgold, Kate Breakey, Mark Klett, Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, Luis Gonzalez Palma, Philip Pearlstein, Richmond Burton, Sandow Birke, Enrique Chagoya, Elizabeth Catlett, Bevelry McIver, and William Wegman.
Crista is certified as a fine arts appraiser, has worked as a licensor, arts writer, gallerist, award-winning documentary filmmaker, fine-art publisher, and she has curated dozens of exhibitions, receiving reviews in Art in America, Huffington Post, Wall Street Journal and Flash Art.
Crista has contributed to dozens of artist and museum catalogues. Her essays have also been published by The Guardian, Huffington Post, The Daily Mail, Contrary, Creative Camera, Yale Press and Gallimard.
Today Crista moves between her homes in London, Provence, and Scottsdale, AZ. To find out more about The Working Artist, visit the website below.