Vito Schnabel

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Vito Schnabel
Born 1986 (age 31–32)
Residence New York City
Education Saint Ann's School
Occupation Art curator
Parent(s) Julian Schnabel
Jacqueline Beaurang

Vito Schnabel (born 1986)[1] is an American art curator and contemporary art dealer based in New York City.

Early and personal life[edit]

He is the son of artist and filmmaker Julian Schnabel and his first wife Jacqueline Beaurang, a designer.[1] His father is Jewish and his mother Belgian.[2][3]

He attended Saint Ann's School in Brooklyn.[4] At the age of 16, Schnabel curated his first group exhibition.[4]

Schnabel worked as a curator for a decade before opening his own gallery in St. Moritz in 2015; he opened another gallery in New York City in 2016.[5][6]


  1. ^ a b Stone, Michael (May 18, 1992). "Off the Canvas: The Art of Julian Schnabel Survives the Wreckage of the Eighties". New York. p. 34. ...and a son, Vito, was born in 1986. 
  2. ^ Brown, Mark (September 2, 2010). "Jewish director Julian Schnabel brings Palestine to Venice". The Guardian. Retrieved May 21, 2018. 
  3. ^ Rowes, Barbara (December 12, 1983). "For Painter Julian Schnabel, There's No Sound Sweeter Than Cracking Crockery". People. Retrieved May 21, 2018. 
  4. ^ a b Cristensen, Lauren (February 22, 2013). "ito Schnabel on His Days as a 16-Year-Old Curator..." Vanity Fair. Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved September 25, 2017. He may be only 26 years old, but Vito Schnabel — the eldest son of artist and film director Julian Schnabel... 
  5. ^ Neuendorf, Henri (October 28, 2016). "Vito Schnabel on His New Dan Colen Show and Playing Pro Basketball". Artnet. 
  6. ^ Waga, Nel-Olivia (December 31, 2015). "Inside Vito Schnabel's Gallery Opening in St. Moritz". Forbes. 

External links[edit]