Meet the Staff

Vanessa LopezVanessa Lopez Garibaldi, President

Vanessa has been the Registrar at HKP since 2012. Native of Dallas, TX, she moved to New York to pursue an MFA in Drawing at the New York Academy of Art. During her studies, she interned at DFN Gallery and then at P.P.O.W Gallery. Upon graduation, she was promoted to Registrar at P.P.O.W Gallery, a position she held for five years. When not coordinating the buying and selling of photographs at HKP, she enjoys drawing and spending time with her husband and daughter.


Lily Kathryn SouleLily Kathryn Soule, Gallery Manager

Lily is the Gallery Manager at HK Art Advisory. Born in Singapore, and living in Brooklyn for over 18 years, Lily has her B.A. in Modern & Contemporary Chinese Art and Chinese poli-economics at Pitzer and Pomona College. She has worked as a curatorial assistant at the Pomona Art Museum and has traveled the world. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, she has worked on Asia Society’s Coal + Ice photography exhibition at galleries in Beijing and Shanghai  She loves all of the visual arts and loves to work directly with collectors.


Danny HamiltonDanny Hamilton, Art Handler 

Daniel (Danny) Hamilton is our Head Art Handler and comes to us with 3 decades of experience spanning many aspects of the arts.  A true Renaissance man, Danny is a filmmaker, painter and composer in addition to his years of specializing in art handling and installation.  He has installed major shows at both Dia and the Guggenheim.  A down to earth, intellectual and kind soul, Danny shows all of us how to stay calm under pressure, encourages laughter and generally brings an energy to our environment that is of immeasurable value!


Charlie Roberts Charlie Rose, Director











PeachPeaches Wotten Totten, HKP Security Guard






DarlaDarla Mae Esperanza, HKP Receptionist













DestinyDestiny, Head of Shipping











DonutDonut, Quality Control









BaileyBailey, Head of Security












Henry BellaterraHenry, Head Sourcer (of cats) & 

Freelance Tech Support











Peches & Darla Security Team