Jonathan Illari

Jonathan is a thought leader in the unique space of fine art as an alternative investment. Based on a recent Deloitte report, the total value of privately held art is approximately $1.7 trillion. Headquartered in New York, Masterworks has quickly become one of the leading players in the art market and is currently the preeminent platform to offer investment products in works of art by masters such as Basquiat, Warhol, Rothko, Haring, Banksy, KAWS, among many others. Educated at Cornell University and Boston University School of Law, dual-qualified to practice in New York & London, and with an extensive knowledge of corporate, commercial, data privacy, and fine art law, Jonathan has worked in the legal departments of several global auction houses, financial institutions, and leading e-commerce corporations. He uses this knowledge to help guide the art and technology transactions at Masterworks. While personally a terrible visual artist, he remains a lifelong musician..