Team
Attilio Meoli

Founder and Director

Attilio is the founding member of Art-Rite Auction House, of which he is the Sole Director.
Grown up professionally at Finarte Auction House in the 80s and 90s, he took on the role of CFO of the company, then listed on the Milan Stock Exchange. More recently, he promoted Finarte's rebirth in 2015, an operation that involved him both as an investor and as a manager with the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Entrepreneurial activity goes along with operating in the not for profit field.
 

Modern and Contemporary Art Department
Federico Bianchi

Head of Department

Over the years Federico worked as a gallery owner and Art Advisor for private clients and professional art market operators, assisting insurance companies, banking institutions and important private collectors. In the past two years, he worked with Finarte as a consultant, managing his own client portfolio.
Federico also curated and produced contemporary art solo and group exhibitions and shows. He participated as an exhibitor at national and international fairs such as Art Cologne, London Art, Artefieria Bologna, Miart Milano, Artissima Torino. He is currently in charge of the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art and is a partner of Art-Rite.
 

Chiara Zanga

Specialist

Chiara holds a master’s degree in contemporary art history followed by a post graduate course at the Sotheby's Institute in London. She collaborated with international fairs and private galleries cataloguing, organizing and promoting exhibitions. She joined Art-Rite Auction House as specialist of the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art.

Valentina Boldrin

Assistant

With an education in art history focused on the economic aspect of the art market and previous experiences in other Italian auction houses, at Art-Rite Valentina holds the role of assistant in the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art.

Fabio Lombrici

Assistant

Fabio joined Art-Rite Auction House’s team as Modern and Contemporary Art Department and Comic Art Department assistant. Thanks to a master’s degree in economics and museum management and a strong interest in the art market, he previously collaborated in organizing contemporary art exhibitions. He also manages social media accounts of the Auction House.

Jewelry Department
Stefania Macchi

Specialist 

Stefania recently joined Art-Rite Auction House as specialist of the Jewelry Department. She feeds her great passion for jewellery and precious stones by constantly following courses at the Istituto Gemmologico Italiano in Milan after obtaining the nationally recognised IGI Gemologist diploma and the European FEEG diploma. 
Stefania is particularly interested in antique jewellery, which she cultivates by regularly participating in courses and seminars at international institutions in London.

 

Comics Department
Federico Manusardi

Head of Department

Federico, who grew up under the careful guidance of his grandfather Gian Marco, founder - in 1959 - of the Finarte auction house, embarked on his career that led him to be a collector and a deep connoisseur of the world of comics and the emerging market of original drawings of comics artists. Art-Rite Auction House has chosen to rely on Federico's experience for the role of head of the Comics Department.

Imaging and Graphic Design
Damiano Giacomello

Photographer and graphic designer 

Damiano is specialized in Photography of Cultural Heritage at the Istituto Superiore per le Industrie Artistiche (ISIA) in Urbino. Professionally, he deepens the relationship with light working as a photo assistant on numerous sets, from fashion to still life. Within Art-Rite Auction House he photographs, reproduces and digitalizes works of art; while, as a graphic designer, he curates the design of auction catalogues and all other aspects related to communicating with images.

Administration
Gaia Viganò

Administration and client service

At Art-Rite Auction House, Gaia is responsible for costumer services, administration and office management.