A Selection of Duffy's iconic advertising works will be included in the Sophie Scheidecker curated exhibition - "Impossible Works" from September 2012 in Paris. Images include a selection of the surreal Benson & Hedges illusionary scenes from the 1970's - A campaign which spearheaded a wave of adverts inspired by Duffy's pioneering works. Also, a 1973 Pirelli calendar image taken by Duffy in the height of his advertising career.
Since 1988, French art historian, Sophie Scheidecker has been involved in the art world as a modern and contemporary dealer and has curated and organized exhibitions in Buenos Aires, Monte Carlo, Paris, Brussels, and New York.
Sophie Scheidecker Fine Art offers professional services to private collectors or foundations such as:
Understanding the mechanics of the international art world in an overview of the international seasonal exhibition calendar, events, and publications.
Advising, sourcing, appraisal, acquisition/sale of works by international artists in modern and contemporary.
Liaison with museums, institutions and auction houses.
Practical services covering shipping, framing, conservation, restoration, condition reports, and technical assistance for installation.
Sophie Scheidecker Fine Art aims to offer both independent and professional advice with the utmost integrity and connoisseurship.
Sophie Scheidecker Gallery
14 Bis rue des Minimes
75003 Paris, France