Established over two decades ago by our CEO Philip Hoffman, The Fine Art Group has grown to be the largest art advisory company worldwide.

Our team of international specialists, spread across offices in Europe, the United States, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East, ensures discreet and personalized service, catering to virtually every collector’s need.

What sets us apart? Our unique structure integrates five core services:

  • Appraisals: Expert valuation of your art collection.
  • Advisory: Tailored guidance on buying, selling, and managing your art assets.
  • Art Sales: Seamless facilitation of artwork sales.
  • Art Financing: Secure financial solutions with your art as collateral.
  • Art Investment: Strategic advice for building and diversifying your art portfolio.


Leading our Benelux team are Directors, Hubert d’Ursel and Pauline Haon.

Both offer extensive experience in the art world, bringing invaluable knowledge to the table.

Hubert d’Ursel brings over 30 years of experience in the art scene. Formerly the Managing Director of Sotheby’s Belgium and Head of Art Advisory at Degroof Petercam, he deeply understands the art market and has a strong track record of success.

Pauline Haon joins The Fine Art Group with a distinguished background as Director and Senior Specialist for 20/21st Century Art at Christie’s. With over a decade of expertise in Post-War and Contemporary Art, she has spearheaded record-breaking sales on the international art market.

Nina-Marie Dumolin, our skilled Art Advisory Coordinator, further strengthens our team.


We are very excited to share our quarterly newsletter with you. It will keep you informed about our services, the exciting art scene, and valuable insights from the global art market.

We look forward to sharing this journey with you and fostering meaningful partnerships. In the meantime, don’t hesitate to reach out to discuss your art interests or delve deeper into our services.