Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, HOWARD495 is an art advisory firm, serving both new and dedicated collectors globally since 2006. Whether a single purchase, refreshment of an existing collection or a long-term art acquisition strategy, H495 provides complete discretion and an unbiased commitment to ensure client selections are guided by their budget, and are a reflection of each collector’s unique and distinctive aesthetic.
Housed within a project space H495 exhibits for sale a rotating, secondary market inventory of contemporary work by international and national artists at all junctures of their careers. HOWARD495 is dedicated to offering diverse art, across all disciplines, without compromise that is historically, socially and at times politically relevant and collectable today.
Offering a customized, collaborative approach to art acquisition for residential and commercial collections, Krista Howard and her team draw from their long term relationships with dealers, gallerists, advisors and auction house specialists to access sought after and difficult to acquire works.
A curated selection of works placed by Howard495 in both commercial and residential collections.