Dorsey Waxter Becomes President of Art Dealers Association of America

The Art Dealers Association of America has announced that Dorsey Waxter has been appointed its new president. Waxter will succeed Lucy Mitchell-Innes, coowner of Mitchell-Innes and Nash, who has served as ADAA’s president since 2009. Waxter, who began her career at Nancy Hoffman Gallery, was director at André Emmerich Gallery, before she started Dorsey Waxter Fine Art, an art-consulting agency. She has been on the board of directors of the ADAA since 2009. She says, “I am honored to have been appointed president of this prestigious organization and to build upon the work of my predecessors, Lucy Mitchell-Innes and Roland Augustine, to emphasize the prominence of art dealers. My prior experience will be useful in leading the ADAA as it continues its mission to promote the highest standards of connoisseurship, scholarship, and ethical practice within the profession.”