Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Diana Minotti: Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience

2007 - 2021: Estate Appraiser & Liquidator, Diana Minotti Fine Art, Antiques & Collectibles

1993 - 2005:  Corporate Art Consultant, DMFA, Inc., New York, NY

1996 - 2005:  Adjunct Fine Art Professor, College of New Rochelle, School of New Resources, 

1994 - 2003: Art Instructor, Pelham Art Center & Music Conservatory of Westchester

1997 - 1998:  Assistant Director, New World Art Center, New York, NY

1988 - 1994:  Fine Art Resources, Corporate Art Consultants, New York, NY

1985 - 1987:  ARE Fine Art, Assistant Corporate Art Consultant, Scarsdale, NY

1984 - 1985: Registrar, Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York, NY

Certifications & Licenses

2021 USPAP Qualified Appraiser since 1996 last completed 2021 edition to renew Nov 2023

2021 State of Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation since 2013

Licensed Auction Business AB3309 & Licensed Auctioneer AU4498 renew Nov 2021 since 2013

2013 Florida Auctioneer Academy, Clermont, FL 

  • Certificate in Auctioneer Training

2008 Interior ReDesign Industry Specialist (IRIS), Jacksonville, FL

  • Certificate in ReDesign & Staging 

1996 Department of Cultural Affairs, New York, NY 

  • Licensed New York City Tour Guide

1992 - 1996 New York University, New York, NY

  • Certificate in Appraisal Studies in Fine & Decorative Arts 


1989 Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

  • Master of Art Administration 

1986 College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts with Minor in Communication Arts

1985 Cornell University Study Abroad at Les Ateliers, Paris France

  • Studio Art (Painting, Sculpture & Photography)

Business Affiliations

Accredited Member, The American Society of Liquidators

Student & Candidate Member, Appraisers Association of America, New York, NY 

Board Member, Estate Planning Council Fun Coast, Flagler and Volusia Chapters, FL

Affiliate Member, Flagler County Association of Realtors, Bunnell, FL

Former, Flagler County Chamber of Commerce

Former Affiliations FL

Florida Agricultural Museum

University Women of Flagler

Flagler County Art League 

Palm Coast Arts Foundation

Flagler County Historical Society 

City of Palm Coast Historical Society

Flagler Playhouse

City Repertory Theatre 

Friends of the Flagler County Library

Former Affiliations NY

Former Chairperson/Board Member, Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, NY

Former Member, Guides Association of New York City (GANYC)

Former Member, Women Entrepreneurs & Leaders, New York, NY (WEL)

Former Member, National Association of Female Executives (NAFE)

Former Member, International Sculpture Center, Washington DC (ISC)

Former Member, American Craft Council, New York, NY (ACC)

Former Council, The Association for Preservation Technology International (APTI)

Former Member, Professional Picture Framers Assoc., New England Chapter (PPFA)

Former Member, The American Association of Museums (AAM)


Press Mentions

Interior Design Magazine

New York Times Newspaper

Daytona Beach News Journal 

Flagler News Tribune

Flagler Times

Palm Coast Observer

Flagler Magazine

Flagler Live

City of Palm Coast Newsletter

Workmen’s Circle Multicare Center Newsletter

Beth Abraham Family Services Newsletter

FIT Network Alumni Magazine

CNR Quarterly Alumni Magazine

Inclusions of Publications

Marquis Who’s Who in America – 2003

Strathmore who’s Who 2003-2004

Cambridge Who’s Who 2006-2008

National Association of Professional Women 2008-2009

Driving Women, Exhibition Catalog Essay

IFMA, International Facility Managers Association Newsletter

Subscribed Advertising

Radio: WNZF AM/FM Radio &

Websites:,, FC Chamber Commerce, FCAR, EPCFC

Newspapers: Pennysaver Flagler - St Johns & Volusia County Editions

Magazines: Sun & Surf, Luxury Team of Florida, Coldwell Banker, Pelican Post, Celebrate

Annual Guides: Synapsis, Expressions, Hollingsworth, Portuguese Club, Chamber of Commerce

Newsletters: Italian-American Social Club

Diana Minotti Fine Art, Inc. (established in 1993 - 2005)

Zeckendorf Towers, 111 E 14th Street, New York, NY 10012

Corporate Art Consultant Assisting Architects, Interior Designers & Facility Managers.  

Developed Budgets for Executive Row, Marked Blueprints for Architects, Assisted Electricians with Lighting Placement, Worked with Carpenters Designating Weight Bearing Walls, Provided Pre Selected Portfolios of Works of Art, Commissioned Artists for Site Specific Works, Specified Archival Matting, Framing & Mounting, Performed Standard and Security Installation, Museum and History Walls, Designed and Fabricated Museum Like Plaques and Informational Handouts or Binders Documenting the Art Collection, Catalogued Full Inventories and Appraisals for Acquisition and Liquidation Projects. Coordinated All Handling, Shipping & Storage.

Selected Client List


Nabisco International, NYC

American Home Products, Madison, NJ

Hines Corporation, NYC

Time Warner Inc, NYC

Times Mirror Magazines, NYC

Parade Magazines, NYC

The New York Times, NYC

The Sporting News, NYC, NYC, NYC

EAB, Hempstead, NY 

Manufacturer’s Hanover, NYC

PEFCO - Private Export Funding Corporation, NYC

Mass Mutual, NYC

Guardian Life Insurance, NYC 

Gair, Gair, Conason, Steigman & Mackauf, NYC


The Hotel Plaza Athenee, NYC

Loews Corporation, NYC

Bally’s Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, NJ & Las Vegas


Dormitory Authority State of New York, 18 CUNY Campuses

Jacobi Hospital, Bronx Medical Center, Bronx, NY

JFK Medical Systems, Edison, NJ

Workmen’s Circle Multicare Center, Bronx, NY

Daniel Webster Magnet School, New Rochelle, NY