Directory: Elizabeth Herridge

Elizabeth Herridge


Collector and author of books and articles on Asian art, publisher at Ianthe Press Limited: London/Las Vegas and previously a contributor to Cassone and The Art Book Magazines, Elizabeth served as Managing Director of the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum in Las Vegas from 2003 to 2008. Prior to this, she had a 17-year career on Wall Street, ending as a Managing Director at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc., New York.

Elizabeth received an undergraduate degree in French from Wellesley College, and an M.A. in Art and Archeology (Asian Art), from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

A graduate of the Getty Leadership Institute’s Museum Leadership program in 2010(MLI), she also holds an M.A. in Connoisseurship and the Art and Auction Market from Christie’s Education, New York.

Elizabeth is the author of Bringing Heaven to Earth: Chinese Silver Jewellery and Ornament in the Late Qing Dynasty, Ianthe Press: London, 2016 in collaboration with Paul Holberton publishing. Her most recent book project, Shimmering Zen, on contemporary Buddhist Mandala created via digital montage was published in November 2017 by Ianthe Press: London.

Residing in London from 2011-2018, she served as a Trustee of The London Library and operated Elizabeth Herridge Limited, a specialized art and arts management consultancy.

Born and raised in Toronto, she is a citizen of Canada and the USA and she now operates Elizabeth Herridge Limited and its imprint; Ianthe Press Limited from Las Vegas.

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