Gwen is an art journalist and independent curator based in Manila, Philippines. She is a regular contributor for different publications and an alumna of Para Site’s Workshops for Emerging Arts Professionals in Hong Kong. She was a finalist at the Ateneo Art Awards, Purita Kalaw-Ledesma Prizes in Art Criticism (2019) and now the resident curator of the Manila-based contemporary art space MONO8 Gallery. She has curated “Under construction. Manila Today” for Artvisor in London.
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Previously the Managing Director of an asset management firm, now works at a multi-family office in Switzerland. Has 12 years' experience in private wealth advisory and assists clients with the management of their assets, including alternative investments.
Nico is an art historian and advisor, who has been involved in the online art world for the past 10 years, having previously directed a successful online gallery since its inception. He has curated exhibitions in Europe, New York and Hong Kong and frequently lectures and speaks at panels on the digital art world as a leading expert. He has designed and taught courses for Christie’s Education and is a member of the Frieze Collect programme. Nico is a founder of the London chapter of the Peggy Guggenheim Society.
Art curator and critic, he has been working closely with international artists, galleries, institutions, artists’ estates, and collectors for over ten years. He has curated over 30 exhibitions, has lectured on contemporary art and its market at universities throughout Europe, and contributes as a freelance writer to various publications. He is a member of the curatorial board of Fondazione Morra, Naples, and acts as sector expert in arts and culture for Strategy& PwC. He is also a qualified corporate solicitor consulting for a London law firm.