MEET THE CREATIVE TEAM BEHIND ARTMATTERS
Stacy Sklaver - President
Stacy Sklaver founded ArtMatters in 2003 after ten years of art consulting for major firms in the Washington, DC and Baltimore area. She has earned rave reviews from clients for her innovative and sophisticated sense of design in addition to the variety of artists she represents. Her creativity, persistence, passion and belief that research and customer service deserve as much attention as the art she places on the walls, bring immeasurable value and experience to each project.
Stacy has served as the President and Vice President of the Board of Directors at The Metropolitan Center for the Visual Arts in Rockville, MD. She continues to be actively involved at the art center and other local art organizations. She is also a member of IIDA and CREW DC.
Jeffrey Sklaver - Principal
Jeff Sklaver helped found ArtMatters in 2003 and joined the firm on a full-time basis in May 2009 with responsibility for sales and marketing. His ability to effectively translate the client’s vision through the art and his dedication to superior customer service characterizes every project he does.
Debbie Sotzsky - Art Consultant
Debbie Sotzsky joined ArtMatters in 2011 bringing over 15 years of experience in art sales, consulting, marketing, and custom framing. Her knowledge of fine art, space planning and best practices for framing and installation is what her clients most appreciate. Debbie believes art is an essential part of our everyday life, and she is dedicated to ensuring this vision is realized in every project she completes. She has worked in fine art galleries as well as the Smithsonian. Debbie holds a degree in Art History from the University of Maryland.
Josh Rice - Art Handler and Installer
Josh is ArtMatters' lead art handler and installer, responsible for ensuring the artwork we place is handled with the utmost care and is installed professionally. In addition to being a skilled installer, Josh is also an experienced framer.