Professional Experience

Y. Joy Malin
New York, New York 10009
917 836 1590

Artist & Art Instruction

New York, NY and Somerset County, NJ; 1980 – Present 

Painter in oils, trained at the Art Students League in New York.  Pieces held in private collections including the Aresty, Markham, Lushing and Saunders collections, and public collections at Columbia Law School, the Peapack-Gladstone Bank, Mayor and Borough Offices of Peapack & Gladstone, NJ.  Teacher of painting and fundamentals of art to individual clients and group classes throughout the tri-state area.   

Owner and Director, Malin Fine Art 

Far Hills, NJ and New York, NY; 1993 – Present 

Manage all aspects of independent fine art brokerage firm.  Responsible for identifying artistic talent, setting price levels, planning and executing special events, and managing studio finances. Also produced several annual fund-raising events for the Morristown Memorial Hospital, The Goryeb Foundation, Songs of Love and other non-profit organizations.  Collaborate with interior design and architectural consultants.  Clients include private collectors (such as the Aresty, Dorian, and Sumner collections), businesses (such as AT&T, The RJO Group, Newburger Bernman, Alfred Dunner, and DynamicSoft), and public institutions (such as the Somerset Art Association and the Park Avenue Club). Typical sales price range of $2,500 - $10,000.  Represent visual artists working in various media, including painting and sculpture.  Artists include John Reilly, Lee W. Hughes, Robert Leighton Armstrong and John Henry.

Sales Associate, William Wayne & Co.

New York, NY; 2006 – 2007

Working as sales associate for high-end home furnishing company.  Dealing in items for the home, garden, and cottage.  Responsibilities include overseeing operations, client consultations, inventory management and bookkeeping.  

Sales Consultant, CFM Gallery,                                                                                                 

SOHO, NY; 2005 - 2006

Sold artworks to and acted as consultant for, private clients of high end Manhattan gallery.  Represent visual artists working in various media, including paintings, sculpture, lithography, and estate jewelry. Artists include Salvador Dali, Leonor Fini, Frederick Hart, Michael Parkes, and Anne Bachelier. 

Sales Associate, The Wentworth Gallery                              

Bridgewater, NJ; 1992 – 1993

Sold artworks to private clients as a representative of Wentworth Gallery.   Media included painting, sculpture and lithography.  Sales conducted in gallery and through on-site client consultations.