Trained as an Art Historian at the Sorbonne in Paris, Maïa Morgensztern attended the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C., before joining Robert Wilson in New York as the Art and Auction Manager. She moved to London in 2008 where she headed the cultural department of a radio station while serving on the board of several art and science charities. In 2018, she founded the digital magazine CULTURE ALT, featuring podcast interviews of key players from the art, film, design, fashion and lifestyle industries. Maïa currently works as a freelance journalist for international titles like IDEAT, GQ, Madame Figaro, Christie’s and Modern Weekly China, as well as collaborates with brands including Relais & Châteaux, Park Hyatt and Dedar.