Sydney: Announcing our May 2023 Selection Committee
We’re excited to announce the latest Selection Committee for our upcoming May edition of The Other Art Fair in Sydney. Our Selection Committee plays a crucial role in bringing you a fresh and ever-changing line-up of talent. With a changing committee for every edition, we ensure that you’ll always have something new and exciting to discover. Our team of art-world experts are bringing their unique perspectives and talents to select the final artist line-up from hundreds of applications right now, so get ready to be wowed by over 120 Artists just waiting to meet you…
Manager of Curation and Art Advisory at Saatchi Art
Owner of Gallerysmith
Marita Smith is a Melbourne gallerist with 25 years of experience in the visual arts. She has judged a number of art prizes, chaired the OMNIA art award and taken a leading role in elevating the careers of emerging artists. As a gallerist, she has overseen the development of more than 250 solo exhibitions and currently represents 28 contemporary artists from across Australia and South-East Asia.
Director of Just Another Agency
Toby Benador is a neurodiverse, genderqueer, POC who successfully made a name for themselves as an independent gallery owner and curator in the Urban Art sector for over 15 years. They have held positions of Director, Curator, Creative Director and Board Member for organisations and festivals like Just Another Agency, National Gallery of Victoria, Centre for Projection Art and Can’t Do Tomorrow.
Visual Artist Mentor Podcast + Arts Reporter
Wilamina (Willy) Russo is an Australian arts broadcaster and mentor. Since 2021 Willy has been working with visual artists of all disciplines to help them figure out the right next step in their practice in a professional sense. Her podcast Interview With An Artist is currently in its fourth season.
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