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  • An ISA Member in the Far East An ISA Member in the Far East Friday, September 21, 2018 in Member Insights

    Art insurance is still a developing business in the region, where more collection owners or custodians elect to self-insure rather than taking up specialist coverage...

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  • Revisiting the ISA Dealer Directory Revisiting the ISA Dealer Directory Tuesday, September 18, 2018 in News

    The new ISA Dealer Directory connects prominent invited and vetted antique, jewelry, and fine and decorative arts dealers with our qualified ISA appraisers across the United States and Canada.

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  • The ISA Ambassador Program's First Anniversary The ISA Ambassador Program's First Anniversary Tuesday, October 31, 2017 in News

    As we approach the first anniversary of the Ambassador Program, I would like to thank all our ISA appraiser volunteers who have participated in making it a success.

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  • Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Becoming an Appraiser (But Were Afraid to Ask) Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Becoming an Appraiser (But Were Afraid to Ask) Thursday, August 31, 2017 in Member Insights, Business Tips

    Are you thinking about becoming a personal property appraiser? That was me a few months ago – I’m relocating to the East Coast and wanted to begin a career I could take with me. I would like to share my recent entrée into this new chapter of my life with ISA.

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  • The Case for ISA: Four Members' Stories The Case for ISA: Four Members' Stories Friday, July 28, 2017 in News, Member Insights

    We asked new and long-time members to report what they value most about our society, why they joined ISA, and why they recommend ISA training and membership to colleagues.

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  • How Do I Market My Appraising Business? How Do I Market My Appraising Business? Monday, June 26, 2017 in Business Tips

    With changes like the explosive popularity of social media and the addition of new millennial collectors to the market, growing your appraising business looks a lot different than it did even five or ten years ago.

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  • Assets 2017 in Review Assets 2017 in Review Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in Conference

    With another successful installment of Assets behind us, we'd first like to extend our gratitude to those who made the conference possible, including the Board, the Annual Conference Committee, and all the speakers, attendees and sponsors.

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  • Constructing Relationships at Assets 2017 Constructing Relationships at Assets 2017 Monday, March 20, 2017 in Conference

    From the first day of Assets 2017 to the last, I am planning on taking advantage of everything the conference has to offer, including the outstanding social and networking events we have scheduled.

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  • Welcome to ISA! Welcome to ISA! Monday, January 23, 2017 in News

    The ISA is proud to introduce you to the newest appraisers to obtain an ISA membership. Please join us in publicly welcoming them to the Society!

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  • A Real 'Name'-Changer A Real 'Name'-Changer Thursday, October 20, 2016 in News

    I am thrilled to announce that the ISA Board has approved the Antiques & Residential Contents (ARC) Committee’s recommendation to change the name of the ARC division to Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts, otherwise referred to by its acronym AFDA.

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