Julie Meneret, founder of Julie Meneret Contemporary, is an art advisor specialized in the emerging art scene and has the desire to share her passion with her clientele in order to build remarkable art collections. Before she moved to New York City from France in 2009, Julie received an education in business and law from the finest French business school, HEC Paris.
She has a strong expertise in contemporary art, both as a collector and former art gallery owner in New York City. Under Julie’s watch, Julie Meneret gallery, located on the Lower East Side, exhibited the work of international artists including Frédéric Nauczyciel, whose work has been acclaimed at Centre Pompidou in Paris in 2013.
Julie Meneret is an active supporter of the emerging art scene and is involved in several not-for-profit art organizations. In addition to being an active Aperture Foundation patron, a member of the International Center of Photography’s Exhibition Committee, and a member of the Watermill Center Byrds Committee, she is also the founder of Le Salon by JMC (www.lesalonjmc.com).
Le Salon offers a unique art and social experience in order to support the vibrant emerging art scene. Le Salon hosts exclusive and intimate events in unique art settings in New York and Paris under the patronage of the most promising artists of the new generation and top-notch art insiders. By reviving the French salons, Julie Meneret gathers people who are willing to connect with a diverse crowd of successful New Yorkers and Parisians who want to meet at the heart of contemporary creation.