Amie Potsic Art Advisory, LLC

Knowledgeable  |  Innovative  |  Visionary


Amie Potsic, MFA is the CEO and Principal of Amie Potsic Art Advisory LLC, Chair of the Art In City Hall Artistic Advisory Board to the Office of Arts and Culture of the City of Philadelphia, as well as an established photographer and installation artist.  Ms. Potsic provides exceptional advisory services for collectors, artists, institutions, and businesses.  With over 20 years experience in the field, a Master’s in Fine Art, and comprehensive training to be a Fine Art Appraiser, she has a uniquely nuanced understanding of the art market, creative development, and collections management. Ms. Potsic has extensive experience curating and executing exhibitions and installations in museums, galleries, healthcare environments, and corporations.  Her areas of specialization include Post-war and Contemporary Art, Emerging Art, and Vintage and Contemporary photography.

Ms. Potsic earned her MFA in Photography from the San Francisco Art Institute and BA’s in Photojournalism and English Literature from Indiana University, where she graduated with Distinguished Honors and a member of Phi Beta Kappa honor society.  She also studied at the University of The Arts in Philadelphia and the Corcoran School of Art in Washington DC.  She has completed further training in business and leadership through the Fox School of Business at Temple University, The Non-Profit Center of Le Salle University, National Arts Strategies, and the Designing Leadership program of the Arts and Business Council of Philadelphia.  Ms. Potsic also completed the Comprehensive Appraisal Studies Program (CASP) of the Appraisers Association of America in New York and is Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) compliant. She is an Associate Member of the Appraisers Association of America.

Ms. Potsic has held faculty appointments at the University of California at Berkeley, Ohlone College, and the San Francisco Art Institute.  She has been a guest lecturer at the International Center of Photography, the University of the Arts, Tyler School of Art, and The Delaware Contemporary.  Ms. Potsic has also exhibited her own award-winning artwork internationally with 18 solo exhibitions and over 100 group exhibitions.  Professional appointments have included Director of Gallery 339, Curator and Director of the Career Development Program at the Center for Emerging Visual Artists (CFEVA), and Executive Director and Chief Curator of Main Line Art Center.  Curatorial projects have included exhibitions for the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, the Office of Arts and Culture of the City of Philadelphia, Philagrafika, Moore College of Art & Design, Main Line Art Center, Maryland Art Place, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. 

I have known Amie Potsic for some eight years as a curator, advisor, appraiser, and artist. Curatorial decisions come naturally to Ms. Potsic; her collecting advice is concise and delivered gently; she has no equal in the accuracy and thoroughness of her appraisals; her fabric installations for large spaces are stunning. Ms. Potsic’s connoisseurship has often had a salutary effect on my knowledge base.
— S. Hopkins
Amie worked with me in the early days. She is an insightful and caring mentor. She helped me take the presentation of my photography to a new level by showing me how to clarify my vision for doing the hard work of editing my portfolio images. On top of that, Amie is a warm and wonderful human being and I can’t recommend her enough.
— J. Bergholm
Amie, Thank you for all your great work. The legacy exhibition was a tremendous gift to Zelda. You made it possible! You also made it an exciting and exhilarating experience.
— R. Edelson
Amie is a great curator, resource for artists, caring human being, and talented artist. I admire her business and plan to be a client.
— L. Garfield