It is one thing to have the resources and desire to collect art. 

It is another to know how to FIND ART THAT you will love, and then know how to acquire it. 

With so many galleries, dealers, art fairs and auction houses throughout the world, art buyers have many ways to buy and sell works of art in today's market. Determining what works best for you can be challenging, time consuming and costly.  

Jill Backman Fine Art offers years of experience in the art world to assist you in making informed decisions on your art. Jill helps you find your art, art that speaks to you, excites you and is a reflection of your taste.  

The more knowledgeable you are, the more confident you will be with your art.

We offer art concierge services:

  • education

  • consultation

  • access for art selection

  • procurement

  • acquisition

  • negotiation

  • brokering

  • market research

  • inventory management

  • documentation

  • installation

  • placement

  • storage

  • rotation

  • art transport and shipping

  • art news

  • cultural events

  • private art trips and tours.

JILL BACKMAN is passionate about art.

Raised and educated in Massachusetts, JILL studied art history in Boston, owned an antique store, and for over 25 years renovated and decorated historic homes in Portland and Kennebunkport, Maine.

Before founding JIll Backman Fine Art, SHE WAS THE SALES LEADER AND MANAGER FOR A PROMINENT GALLERY IN NAPLES, FLORIDA.

Jill's design work has appeared in Old House Interiors, The Boston Globe Magazine and received historic house awards.

Jill was a founding member of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts Council board, on the board of the New England Chapter of the Archives of American Art and worked with arts, education and creative enterprises in Maine..  

In 2013, Jill moved to Naples Florida, where she joined her husband, fine wine consultant Bruce Nichols.