Prior to founding MDG Art Advisory LLC, Ms. Di Grande worked as an interior designer and art consultant for private residential clients and has worked with renowned designers such as Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, and Giorgio Armani. With a passion for contemporary art, interior design, and architecture, her broad experience and refined aesthetic is invaluable to clients. Her passion for mixing and curating contemporary art into distinct environments is something she shares with her clients.
Ms. Di Grande received her BA from St. Johns University and has continued to study fine art and curatorial practices thru Sotheby's, Mills College and UC Berkeley, respectively. She is a former student at the Art Student’s League NYC, and has served on numerous boards in non-profit and art institutions in New York City and San Francisco.
Most recently, Maria Di Grande completed curating the art collection at The Pacific in San Francisco.
Ms. Di Grande lives in Orinda and San Francisco.