Association of Japan Art Asset Dealers/JAAD is a non-profit organization of the professionals dealing with the top tier fine art and decorative art. Setting its standard in the international art market as “The Rule”, and by relying primarily on credibility, JAAD provides advices and information for buying and selling, valuation and authenticity of art works. JAAD also aims to promote “Blockchain Certificate” for artworks.


Nobu Nagara, Chairman

In the information society which is evolving day by day, new skills and strategies are sought in art trading. Together with the members, JAAD shall provide business development and new channels to cope with the changes in the art market in a flexible manner. Our goal is to reach the global standard in the art business.

Seiichi Mizuno, Special Advisor

In order to regenerate the Japanese art market, which has been shrinking ever since the end of the Bubble period, JAAD is taking a new approach based on a global view. I support their philosophy and activities.