Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Diana Minotti: Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience

2007 - 2020: 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

2019 USPAP Qualified Appraiser since 1996 last completed 2019 edition to renew Nov 2021

2013 State of Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation

Licensed Auction Business AB3309 & Licensed Auctioneer AU4498 renew Nov 2020

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

1996 New York University, New York, NY

  • Certificate in Appraisal Studies in Fine & Decorative Arts

  • Education

    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

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

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

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

    Member, 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