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Arthur Lewis

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Arthur Lewis

Partner and Creative Director, UTA Fine Arts, Artist Space, United Talent Agency
Arthur Lewis

Arthur Lewis is a Partner and Creative Director of Fine Arts and UTA Artist Space at leading global talent, entertainment, and sports company, UTA. A patron of the arts and a significant collector of both emerging artists and Contemporary African American Art, Lewis is a member of the board of Governors for Otis College of Art and Design and on the boards of amfAR, Prospect New Orleans and USC Roski School of Art and Design. Additionally, he is a member of the National Advisory Committee for The New Orleans African American Museum and Co-Chair of the Rivers Institute for Contemporary Art & Thought. A well-known and distinguished figure in the art world, Lewis joined UTA in 2019 to oversee the Fine Arts division and exhibition space. During his tenure, the Artist Space has exhibited diverse showcases for artists including Blitz Bazawule, Enrique Martínez Celaya, Ernie Barnes, Chloe Chiasson and Mandy El-Sayegh, among others. Prior to UTA, Lewis previously served as Executive Vice President of the New York Design Office for Kohl’s, where he oversaw product design and development. Lewis has also held executive leadership roles at HSN, Hautelook, and Gap Inc., where he focused on brand management, merchandising and product development. Lewis, who spends his time between Los Angeles and Atlanta, is a tireless advocate for artists and the arts community at large.