Başak Malone LLC is a boutique arts company based in NYC, specializing in the arts with a distinctive focus on international art projects, events and participation. The company operates in different business segments uniquely designed for the artists, art collectors, art travelers and creative industries. Please note that we are NOT a charity organization and/or a commercial art gallery. This is a for-profit business venture. Basak Malone LLC offers an array of services for you to develop new connections, experience art adventures and meet new clients internationally.
Prior to starting Başak Malone LLC; Başak Malone specialized in the representation of both emerging and established artists on an International scale and operated as a participant in the prompting of many unique cultural projects such as the first European Outsider Art Fair in Vienna. She curated frequently in NYC, Istanbul and Beijing.
A former psychologist and filmmaker, Malone integrates her Eastern background in a Western context. Utilizing her knowledge and training, Malone has choreographed and organized dozens of global exhibitions and events that explore a wide range of subject-matters; from the intersection of abstraction and figuration in contemporary art, to the wholeness of high and low art and the significance in the nuances; and from day to day concerns and sufferings of beings to various exalted states and expressions of the mind. Malone combines her formal and conceptual approaches with intuitive capacities and vigorous teamwork.
Some of her previous curatorial credits include, “Continue to Descend” featuring Jeff Koons; “Hotel” featuring Whitney McVeigh and “Lure” featuring Jane McAdam Freud.