Auction Staff


Gillian Blitch, Director

(505) 954 5771

Educated in Europe, Gillian is a world traveler who has spent the last 15 years focused on classic Western American art from the late 19th century to the present, particularly the work of the Taos Society of Artists and the Santa Fe Art Colony as well as American modernists; she combines her role with the Santa Fe Art Auction with that of Director of Western Art for the Gerald Peters Gallery in Santa Fe (

Jenna Kloeppel, Director

(505) 954 5780

With graduate degrees from Georgetown University and The University of New Mexico, Jenna approaches her role at Santa Fe Art Auction both with generalist knowledge of the field of Art History, and with expertise in her graduate focus area of Native American Art.  Additional interests include modernism in New Mexico; folk art and performance in the American Southwest; and historic and contemporary wildlife art.