Experience art, over and over. Create value.

Christian H. Rother

CEO & Founder

Maverick with the idea and the passion for art in his blood.

Stephanie N. Rother

Marketing & Corporate Communications

The moodmaker & sparring partner

Marion Schellenberg

Art Coordinator

Partner Relationships

Sahar Massoumi

Project Manager

PR and Marketing Projects

Isabel Niklaus

Team Support

Back office administration


smart-collectors is our unique way of giving a wide audience access to art - original artworks and objects. Art is at the heart of creation and innovation. Anything humans create is in itself a form of art. It is the core essence of our culture. With smart-collectors, we want to make it possible for society to engage even more intensely with art. Our services allow you to use our rent or rent-to-own model to build your own art collection, define your own style and build wealth though an alternative form of investment.


Christine Rother-Ulrich

Daughter of the art collector Adolf Herkenrath & niece of the artist Peter Herkenrath. Interest-representative of the Bundesverband Deutscher Galerien und Kunsthändler e.V. (Federal Association of German Galleries and Art Dealers) (BVDG) for Hesse and Rhineland-Palatinate.

Elvira Mann-Winter

Art collector with business training & profound knowledge in art history.

Advisory Board

Thilo von Debschitz

Author, designer, creative genius, TedX speaker and founder of the renown Q Kreativgesellschaft mbH

Zeno Fleck

Managing Partner Finanzhaus Main-Tauber

Michael Grande

Former Head of Marketing at Deutsche Lufthansa AG, where he was responsible for brand management, customer loyalty programs and database marketing.

Christine Rother-Ulrich

Stefan Träumer

Auditor, tax consultant, lawyer and managing partner at FALK GmbH & Co KG


Partner for communication and design


Filmagentur Rheingau
Partner for film content


Partner for social media analytics


Partner for technical development


Filmemacher Deutschland
Partner für social media Content

Cooperation partners


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