About us

Our experts

Since 2002 Vasaris has offered valuation and consultancy thanks to a network of experts with decades of experience on the national and international art market. Vasaris worked for companies like, Fendi, Martini, Aon, Lavazza, Allianz, Ubi Banca, Unicredit.

In 2019, Open Care Art Advisory was created in the light of the experiences of Vasaris and Open Care’s Art Consulting department already acting on all the fronts of art consultancy and with the experience of prestigious work for both corporate and private clients.

This new company offers highly qualified consultancy within the ambit of art collection management: experts in art advisory, conservation and the management of art works of every type and era, collaborate in close synergy, assisted by a structure equipped with the most modern forms of technology, responding to every requirement with integrated solutions and made-to-measure services.

Roeland Kollewijn MRICS
Scientific director – International. Chartered arts and antiques surveyor

Roeland Kollewijn was born in Arnhem, The Netherlands in 1956 and graduated in Art History from Nijmegen. He has written numerous publications on the subject. He has worked with international museums and galleries and managed the Old Master Paintings departments of leading auction houses for more than 10 years. He is an appointed expert for Old Master Paintings for the Chamber of Commerce of Munich - upper Bavaria (I.H.K.), and the CCIAAs of Milan and Varese. He is also a consultant to the Milan law courts.

Lorenzo Bruschi MRICS
Scientific director – Italy. Chartered arts and antiques surveyor

Born in Milan in 1967, Lorenzo Bruschi graduated in Architecture from Milan University. After gaining extensive experience dealing in antiques, he worked as an art expert for a major insurance company and auction house. He holds a qualification from the CCIAA of Milan and is also a consultant to the Milan law courts. He also acts as a general appraiser for leading art insurance companies.