MONOCHROME COLLECTIVE is a Washington, DC-based art consulting firm that helps people start, build, or focus their collection of fine art for their residence or business.

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We also organize exhibitions and displays of contemporary art around the city aimed at getting artists and collectors together in the same room.

Our mission is simple:
we match people + art.


Nina Caccioppoli O'Neil, Founder + Director

Nina Caccioppoli O'Neil has been matching collectors & art for over a decade. She founded Monochrome Collective to help clients create focused, style-driven, visual experiences in their homes and businesses through art.

Nina has held curatorial and exhibition roles at the National Gallery of Art and The Pope John Paul II Cultural Center. At DC’s Guarisco Gallery, where she served as Director, Nina managed daily operations at two locations.

She holds an MA in Museum Studies from George Washington University and a BA in Art History and Italian from The Catholic University of America, where she also served as an adjunct professor of Museum Studies.

Nina also scores a 2 on the Farnsworth-Munsell 100 Hue Test, is an experienced Milliner, and has served as an international art courier. 

Get in touch to build / focus / start your collection:

Photo by  Kate Warren .

Photo by Kate Warren.

The goal is to help people acquire objects that they will enjoy every day, the kinds of things you make plans to pass down so the enjoyment will continue.
— Nina O'Neil