Morgana Blackwelder

"I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process."

~ Vincent Van Gogh

Fine Art

Senior Vice President, Fine Art Director

Morgana’s daily activities have her traveling California meeting with fiduciaries and Trust Officers far and wide.  Her experience in fine art combined with her background in working as a dealer of fine and decorative art in the Pasadena area in her family business makes her ideally suited to review large collections and estate property. As part of these responsibilities, Morgana oversees all appraisals Moran’s produces during the year.

As the Director of Fine Art at Moran’s, Morgana is responsible for all artwork offered at auction.  This included works offered in the large variety of specialty auctions throughout the year, Morgana oversees the sale of more than 3000 lots of fine at offered in Moran’s array of specialty auctions.  These include 20th Century Art + Design, Prints + Multiples, California and American Fine Art, California Living, Traditional Collector, ReDesigned and all Studio Fine Art auctions.

Morgana gained her Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice certificate in 2016.

In her spare time can be found visiting the Pacific North West, finding new travel locations overseas and sampling international sweets.

morgana@johnmoran.com
626-628-9342