Magda Ketterer MA Hons, MLitt
Magda was born in Glasgow in 1985 and went to Fernhill School in Rutherglen. She studied for a degree in History of Art at Glasgow University and went on to complete a Master`s in The History of Collecting and Collections. While at university, Magda joined the Fencing Club, where she met her husband Colin, and they now have a daughter. Magda focuses on Chinese and Japanese works of art, and having spent time living and studying in Tokyo and Paris she has been able to develop her language skills and understanding of these rich artistic heritages. She has also worked with Contemporary Art, especially paintings. Beginning with McTear’s as a part-time summer worker, she has been with the company since 2004. Magda enjoys her roles as Auctioneer and Valuer, and as Executries Manager, which allow her to handle all kinds of objects and meet many interesting people. Magda’s hobbies include enjoying family trips, socialising with friends and, if she’s lucky, the occasional quiet night in!