“Don’t invest in art, invest in artists.” This is the slogan for MTArt, the world’s first agency and fund for visual artists. Created by the lovely Marine Tanguy, MTArt came about from a passion to support and nurture artists towards a successful approach to the art world. Hailing from a small French island called Ile de Ré and currently based in London, Marine is an international woman of many talents. We’re so excited to feature her as a Fearless Femme today! Read on to learn more about Marine.
Name: Marine Tanguy
Where do you call home? London
What do you do for a living? I am the CEO of MTArt, the first talent agency representing visual artists. I am passionate about art and supporting artists. I spend my days running around obtaining contracts, projects, and press for them.
Name 3 people who inspire you: Michael Bloomberg, Emmanuel Macron, and Sadiq Khan
What motivates you? Art is something that truly helped me get through life. I want to find stronger ways to support artists and offers a better accessibility to their art.
Art is something that truly helped me get through life. I want to find stronger ways to support artists and offers a better accessibility to their art.
Who is your favorite person on social media right now? @jenniferabessira
What is your greatest extravagance or splurge? Eating Haribos everyday
Where is your favorite travel destination? South Africa
How do you take your coffee? I don’t drink coffee!!
Describe yourself in three words: Passionate, Active, Hopeful
What advice would you give your younger self? Run faster and go for it!
Where can we find you on a Sunday afternoon? In an artist studio
What’s the best relationship advice you’ve ever gotten? It’s not about finding the perfect model, it’s about engaging people in finding it.
If you could be any superhero, who would you be and why? I would love to be able to stretch time, every day.
Where’s your favorite place to eat? Receiving people at home, I love cooking.
How do you stay sane balancing your life and career? With great friends.
What’s your favorite app right now? Instagram
Thanks so much for Marine for sharing with us today at Femme & Fortune! Make sure to follow her on her fave app – @MarineTanguyArt!
Stay tuned for more Fearless Femmes throughout the month of September here on Femme & Fortune! And make sure to get your dose of inspiration and motivation IRL at our yearly conference for women who get sh*t done, FearlessCon, happening this October 13-14th in Philadelphia!