Created by Maria Kraybill
As an art advisor, Maria focuses on contemporary and ultra-contemporary art by American and Russian artists. In addition to art consulting, Maria engages in artist management and legal issues in the art world. She curates art exhibits, organizes private art events, manages gallery booths at international art fairs, and provides art law advice, while building connections with artists and art collectors.
Maria V. Kraybill, Esq. founded The ARTillerie Art Advisory in 2014 in Philadelphia, PA. A native of Moscow, Russia, Maria started her professional legal career in the Moscow office of United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). In 1999-2000 she was a graduate fellow of Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State, and competed her LL.M. degree at Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University. In 2003 she moved permanently to the United States and worked in private legal practice until she decided to dedicate her career to artist management and art advisory. Maria is a member of the New York State bar. She is a board member of Russian-Speaking Professionals Network of Philadelphia (RSPN).