Gabriela and Mathieu Sismann’s passion for Old Master Sculpture led them to found their gallery in 1994 in Paris. Located next to the Orsay and Louvre Museums, their international standing gallery provides a large selection of Old Master Sculpture. Every Automne the gallery publishes a catalogue presenting it’s major discoveries and attributions, organizes local exhibitions and participates in international exhibitions (BRAFA , Masterpiece London, Biennale de Paris, Frieze Masters London). It has been fortunate to contribute to the expansion of important private collections and of prestigious institutions across the world which include the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York), the Louvre Museum (Paris), the Musée National du Moyen Âge (Paris), the Musée National de la Renaissance (Ecouen), the Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, the MuseĢe des Beaux-Arts de Strasbourg, the Fondation Lambert (Avignon), the Tassenmuseum (Amsterdam), the Katoen Natie Art Foundation (Anvers)...
American-born Art Historian Gabriela Sismann completed two degrees in Art History specializing in the Renaissance period. Mathieu Sismann, whose academic background includes law and art history, is an Expert in European Sculpture and Works of Art (CNES). As such, he is involved in certain vettings for international exhibitions.
Gabriela and Mathieu are fluent in French, English, Spanish, German and Italian. Each Autumn, they write and publish a catalogue presenting their major discoveries and attributions, a much-awaited rendez-vous for specialists and enlightened amateurs of European Sculpture.