Alexis de Bernede


French-American student and entrepreneur, Alexis grew up between Paris and Boston. An art lover since his early childhood, Alexis began acquiring and selling contemporary art at the age of 16, tracking and helping with the development of artists.

Alexis has previous experience working with major actors in the fields of contemporary art and antiques. He also has experience in communication and PR, working with major European institutions and foundations. Alexis' expertise resides in curating and developing private and corporate collections, while educating and advising clients.


In August 2017, Alexis set up a contemporary art blog, before joining forces a month later with Marius Jacob-Gismondi to launch their artist accelerator: Darmo Art.

Alexis holds a Bachelor of Science in International Management from Warwick Business School, and is currently enrolled in the MSt History of Art and Visual Culture at the University of Oxford.