Natalie Waechter is Director of the Midwest region for Bonhams, and has over 27 years of experience in the sale, marketing, appraisal, organization and management of fine art.
Prior to Bonhams, Natalie was the owner and president of a fine art appraisal and advisory firm.
Natalie held the position of Director at Russell Bowman Art Advisory, a Modern and Contemporary art gallery in Chicago where she managed and marketed bi-monthly gallery exhibitions and participation in Expo Chicago. During this time, she cultivated significant relationships with national and international gallery directors, museum curators, artists, conservators, and gallery clientele.
Natalie was a Fine Art Specialist at Sotheby's in Chicago and was responsible for the procurement of fine art property for sale and for the annual cataloging of over $4 million in paintings, drawings, sculpture and prints from Old Masters to Contemporary.
In 1995, she earned a BA in Fine Arts from Columbia College, Chicago.