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William (Bill) Reaves
Founder
william@reavesart.com

Mr. Reaves has been active in the early Texas art community for over thirty years as a collector, author, guest curator, and volunteer. He is a former member of the Board of Directors of the San Antonio Art League, as well as a founder and former Chairman of the Board of the Center for the Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art (CASETA). He has also been an active member of Texas collector societies in Austin (Central Texas TACO) and Houston (HETAG). He has served as guest curator or advisor for several exhibitions of Texas paintings, including exhibitions at the San Antonio Art League Museum, the Heritage Society-Houston, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, the San Angelo Museum of Art and others. He is the author of Texas Art and a Wildcatter’s Dream, published by the Texas A&M University Press, and currently serves as a member of the Press's Development Board.

 
  
 
Sarah Foltz
President, Fine Art Appraiser
sarah@reavesart.com

Sarah is an art historian and appraiser of early Texas art. She completed her M.A. in Art History at Southern Methodist University where she focused her thesis research on contemporary Texas regional and Latin American art within Texas museum institutions in the 1950s; prior to this, she received her B.A. in Photojournalism at the University of Texas at Austin. Sarah is an accredited member of the Appraisers Association of America and her appraisals conform to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal practice. Her areas of specialization are photography and 19th and 20th century European and American fine art, with an emphasis on the arts of the Southwestern United States and Texas. Her background includes New York University’s Fine and Decorative Art Appraisal Studies program, as well as the Provenance Research Training Program in Zagreb, Croatia, which focused on restitution of Nazi era looted cultural property. Past internships and work experiences include the Dallas Museum of Art, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, the Austin Museum of Art and several prominent galleries in Dallas, Austin, and Houston. Learn more about appraisal services at WRFA.

 
  
 
Mariah Rockefeller
Gallery Director
mariah@reavesart.com

Mariah earned a Bachelors degree in Studio Art from The University of Houston with a focus on sculpture. Prior to her work with William Reaves | Sarah Foltz Fine Art, Mariah acted as the Gallery Director at Harris Gallery, one of Houston's top purveyors of Fine Art. Here she found her passion for Contemporary Texas art. She worked as a Studio Manager and Gallery Manager in Austin for a year and joined the WRSF Team in August of 2017. Mariah was born in Houston, Texas, and believes strongly in the importance of Texas Art and the Artists who reside here.

 
  
 
Mary Margaret Albritton
Sales Director
marymargaret@reavesart.com

Mary Margaret earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History from the University of Oklahoma with a focus on early American Indian and Western Art. Her experiences interning for museums and art galleries in Oklahoma and New Mexico while attending college encouraged her to continue working in the arts post graduation. Prior to her work with William Reaves | Sarah Foltz Fine Art, Mary Margaret acted as the Gallery Director at one of the premier galleries in Taos, New Mexico followed by a notable gallery in Austin, Texas. Mary Margaret was born in Texas and raised with a love and appreciation for Texas art and artists.

 
  
 
Paige Fain
Gallery Assistant
paige@reavesart.com

Paige earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Fine Arts, from the University of Houston-Downtown. While at UHD she focused her studies on art history, photography, and graphic design. She comes from a military family, and grew up between Germany and Central Texas. All of the travels that she took part in during her early life created an immense appreciation for the arts and history. Paige initially came to the gallery as an intern from UHD, and is thrilled to be a permanent team member at WRSF.