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Alessio Antoniolli Departs as Director of Gasworks


Alessio Antoniolli, who has led London’s Gasworks for twenty-five years, is about to step down as director of the nonprofit up to date visual-arts group, ArtReview reviews. Antoniolli is leaving to focus his efforts on Triangle Community, of which he’s additionally director. The worldwide consortium of greater than ninety small-scale arts organizations and tasks that assist and disseminate the work of rising artists by means of artist-led workshops, residencies, exhibitions, and outreach occasions spans forty-one nations. Antoniolli will proceed his position as curator at Rome’s Fondazione Memmo, a non-public establishment established by collector Roberto Memmo.

“By means of blood sweat and tears, but additionally by means of dialogue, assist and laughter we have now achieved the unimaginable for Gasworks,” stated Antoniolli. “With its personal constructing, a home for our visiting artists, a tremendous workforce and really engaged audiences, the group has by no means been extra strong. I’m excited for Gasworks’ subsequent chapter and can at all times be its largest advocate.”

Based in 1994, Gasworks is a part of the Triangle Community, and has collaborated with greater than 2 hundred artists from over fifty nations. As properly, Gasworks has supplied studios for London-based artists, commissioned quite a few inaugural main UK exhibitions for rising nationwide and worldwide artists, and maintained a global residency program in London. Established in 1982, the Triangle Community started with an artists’ workshop in upstate New York earlier than increasing its actions to South Africa.



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