Brenda Colahan Fine Art - Art Collector

Bill Whiskey Tjapaltjarri, Rockholes Around the Olgas, 2008. 180 x 270cm.

Founded in 1998, Brenda Colahan Fine Art is a comprehensive consultancy specialising in independent art valuation and art advisory services. Targeting collectors and investors, BCFA provides unbiased assessment by accessing current art market data for the valuation and procurement of modern and contemporary Australian, international and Aboriginal art.

BCFA art valuation services include market valuation for insurance, resale, and gifting under the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program. Its specialist branch, Fine Art Investment Services, is tailored to meet the needs of investors wishing to include art in self-managed superannuation funds.

Company director, Brenda Colahan is a respected authority in the Australian art market, with over 20 years’ experience in the industry. Having established BCFA in 1998, Colahan has operated as an independent, professional art consultant for 14 years. She is highly regarded for her integrity and is a trusted art valuer and adviser to artists, collectors and gallerists.

As an art valuer and adviser, Colahan shares her wealth of knowledge with her clients. Her wide network of art market professionals and artists is highly advantageous for any collector or institution wishing to form and maintain a well-balanced collection or art investment portfolio. Graduating with Honours in Fine Art and Archaeology from the University of Sydney, Colahan has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Adult Education. Her professional experience includes commercial gallery management and specialist positions within an international auction house, as well as numerous curatorial projects.


Speed read
  • Art valuation
  • Art advisory
  • Collection management
  • Curatorial services
  • Writing and publication
  • Modern and contemporary Australian and International art
  • Aboriginal art
  • Market valuation for insurance, resale and gifting
  • Approved for Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program in a broad range of Australian and international classes of property
  • Fine art investment services tailored to meet the needs of self-managed superannuation funds

Special offer
To receive a 20% discount on BCFA valuation or advisory services, mention this web page. Offer valid until 31 December 2012.


Brenda Colahan Fine Art (BCFA)
PO Box 523
Paddington NSW 2021

Phone: 0414 377 227
Email: BrendaColahan@bigpond.com
Web: www.brendacolahanfineart.com