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We pride ourselves on quality over quantity, focussing on showcasing outstanding artistic talent.

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CURATORIAL CONTRIBUTORS

The independent experts that have contributed to artist selection at Rise Art

Our team, along with a host of independent curators, artists, academics and advisors, search degree shows, artist collectives and art fairs to identify and curate a selection of artists that matter.

SARAH MARTIN

Head of Exhibitions at Turner Contemporary

Sarah Martin is Head of Exhibitions at Turner Contemporary in Margate. Over the 10 years she's been with Turner Contemporary, Sarah has worked on projects, exhibitions and commissions with renowned artists, including Daniel Buren, Alex Katz, Edmund de Waal and Laura Ford. Sarah has also worked for Camden Arts Centre and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art.

RICHARD WILSON

Artist, Turner Prize Nominee

Richard Wilson is one of Britain’s most renowned sculptors. He has been nominated twice for the Turner Prize and has represented Britain in the Sydney, Sao Paulo, Venice and Aperto Biennials, plus the Yokohama and Aichi Triennal. Richard has exhibited nationally and internationally for over 40 years and has been the subject of major museum exhibitions and public works in countries as diverse as Japan, China, Hong Kong USA, Brazil, Mexico, Russia, Australia and Iraq. He was elected a member of the Royal Academy in 2006.

FATOŞ ÜSTEK

Independent Curator and Writer

Fatoş Üstek is a London-based curator and writer. She is currently Chair of Bloomberg New Contemporaries, and prior to that was Director of the Liverpool Biennial. She has previously curated miart Talks 2018, Milano; Art Night 2017, East London; and fig-2, 50 projects in 50 weeks, 2015, ICA Studio, London.   


BEATRICE HODGKIN

Deputy Editor of the Financial Times How To Spend It

Beatrice Hodgkin is Deputy Editor of the Financial Times How To Spend It magazine. She joined How To Spend It after a 4-year stint as Culture Editor at Conde Nast's Easy Living magazine. Beatrice has also published several books, including  'Affordable Contemporary Art: a Guide to Buying and Collecting'.


GAVIN TURK

Artist

Gavin Turk is a British born, international artist. He's pioneered many forms of contemporary British sculpture now taken for granted, including the painted bronze, the waxwork, the recycled art-historical icon and the use of rubbish in art.

ANTHONY MICALLEF

Artist

Antony Micallef is a British artist who’s recognised as one of the finest painters in contemporary art today. He was tutored by the great landscape painter John Virtue, who was taught by renowned post war painter Frank Auerbach. Antony has exhibited in group shows at the National Portrait Gallery, the Royal Academy and Tate Britain. His work is held in collections around the world.

TOURIA EL GLAOUI

Founding Director of 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

Touria El Glaoui is Founding Director of 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, which takes place in London, New York and Marrakech every year. She has been named one of Forbes’ 100 most powerful women in Africa, and by New African as one of the most influential Africans in business. She has spoken widely on contemporary African art and women in leadership around the world.

JEAN WAINWRIGHT

Director of the School of Fine Art and Photography Research Centre at the University for the Creative Arts, London   

Jean Wainwright is Director of the School of Fine Art and Photography Research Centre at the University for the Creative Arts in London. She’s an art historian, critic and curator. Jean regularly publishes books and catalogues, and she’s often interviewed about her work on radio and TV.


FIONA BANNER

Artist, Turner Prize Nominee

Fiona Banner’s work centres on the problems and possibilities of language, both written and metaphorical. Her work encompasses text, sculpture, drawing, film and installation. Fiona became known for her early written transcriptions of Hollywood war films such as Top Gun and Apocalypse Now. Publishing, in the broadest sense, is at the heart of her practice. In 1997 she started working under the title of The Vanity Press. She has published books, objects, and performances - often deploying a playful attitude and bringing pseudo grandeur to the act of publishing.


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SCOTT PHILLIPS

Co-founder of Rise Art

Scott's founded Rise Art in 2011 and and works with our artists and collectors on a daily basis. Scott holds an MBA from London Business School and is passionate about the art and creative sectors. An avid art collector of emerging artists, Scott owns work by a number of artists on the website. 

PHIN JENNINGS

Curator

Phin is the lead Curator at Rise Art, he takes care of finding wonderful undiscovered artists from around the world and sharing their work with the team and our clients. He studied Philosophy at university, specialising in modern European ideas about art. He can often be found swanning around private views in London's Fitzrovia.

VERITY BABBS

Assistant Curator

Verity Babbs is an Oxford University graduate and occasional writer focussing on London’s contemporary art scene. Verity is focused on discovering and vetting new artists across the Rise Art website. She can be found South of the river, adoring SE15’s booming creative culture.

MELISA ONCUL

Operation and Customer Service Lead

Melisa, a Textile Design graduate with over five years’ experience working in e-commerce, leads the Customer Ops Team at Rise Art. Alongside her dedication working with artists and collectors to facilitate the shipment of original art around the globe, Melisa is a practising designer & maker, specialising in ceramics.

OUR TEAM

Meet the curators and team working with artists across the site

ASIA PETTITT

Operation and Customer Service Assistant

Asia is a fine art graduate with a passion for working with collectors and artists. Asia works with the Sales and Customer Ops Team to ensure the best possible experience for our buyers post purchase organising framing, shipping and installation. Asia enjoys attending exhibitions around London in her free time and has her own art practice.

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TATTY MARTIN

Writer and Content Lead

Tatty has a background in writing for galleries, publications and art charities. She interviews our new artists, spotlights the latest works on the platform and runs the Rise Art Blog. Tatty loves attending open studios, chatting to artists and catching a glimpse of them at work.

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John Moores Painting Prize Winner. Represented by Bernard Jacobson Gallery

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HOW ARE ARTISTS SOURCED?

CURATION AT RISE ART

HOW ARE ARTISTS SOURCED?

CURATION AT RISE ART

Whether you are curious about art or seasoned collector, we’re here to shine a light on the most exciting, talented and culturally relevant artists of our time. 

Our curators work to provide our members with access to unique and high quality original artworks from artists on the rise.


SCOTT PHILLIPS

Co-founder of Rise Art

Scott's founded Rise Art in 2011 and and works with our artists and collectors on a daily basis. Scott holds an MBA from London Business School and is passionate about the art and creative sectors. An avid art collector of emerging artists, Scott owns work by a number of artists on the website. 

PHIN JENNINGS

Curator

Phin is the lead Curator at Rise Art, he takes care of finding wonderful undiscovered artists from around the world and sharing their work with the team and our clients. He studied Philosophy at university, specialising in modern European ideas about art. He can often be found swanning around private views in London's Fitzrovia.

VERITY BABBS

Assistant Curator

Verity Babbs is an Oxford University graduate and occasional writer focussing on London’s contemporary art scene. Verity is focused on discovering and vetting new artists across the Rise Art website. She can be found South of the river, adoring SE15’s booming creative culture.

OUR TEAM

Meet the curators and team working with artists across the site

ASIA PETTITT

Operation and Customer Service Assistant

Asia is a fine art graduate with a passion for working with collectors and artists. Asia works with the Sales and Customer Ops Team to ensure the best possible experience for our buyers post purchase organising framing, shipping and installation. Asia enjoys attending exhibitions around London in her free time and has her own art practice.

TATTY MARTIN

Writer and Content Lead

Tatty has a background in writing for galleries, publications and art charities. She interviews our new artists, spotlights the latest works on the platform and runs the Rise Art Blog. Tatty loves attending open studios, chatting to artists and catching a glimpse of them at work.

MELISA ONCUL

Operation and Customer Service Lead

Melisa, a Textile Design graduate with over five years’ experience working in e-commerce, leads the Customer Ops Team at Rise Art. Alongside her dedication working with artists and collectors to facilitate the shipment of original art around the globe, Melisa is a practising designer & maker, specialising in ceramics.

CURATORIAL CONTRIBUTORS

The independent experts that have contributed to artist selection at Rise Art

SARAH MARTIN

Head of Exhibitions at Turner Contemporary

Sarah Martin is Head of Exhibitions at Turner Contemporary in Margate. Over the 10 years she's been with Turner Contemporary, Sarah has worked on projects, exhibitions and commissions with renowned artists, including Daniel Buren, Alex Katz, Edmund de Waal and Laura Ford. Sarah has also worked for Camden Arts Centre and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art.


RICHARD WILSON

Artist, Turner Prize Nominee

Richard Wilson is one of Britain’s most renowned sculptors. He has been nominated twice for the Turner Prize and has represented Britain in the Sydney, Sao Paulo, Venice and Aperto Biennials, plus the Yokohama and Aichi Triennal. Richard has exhibited nationally and internationally for over 40 years and has been the subject of major museum exhibitions and public works in countries as diverse as Japan, China, Hong Kong USA, Brazil, Mexico, Russia, Australia and Iraq. He was elected a member of the Royal Academy in 2006.


FATOŞ ÜSTEK

Independent Curator and Writer

Fatoş Üstek is a London-based curator and writer. She is currently Chair of Bloomberg New Contemporaries, and prior to that was Director of the Liverpool Biennial. She has previously curated miart Talks 2018, Milano; Art Night 2017, East London; and fig-2, 50 projects in 50 weeks, 2015, ICA Studio, London.   


BEATRICE HODGKIN

Deputy Editor of the Financial Times How To Spend It

Beatrice Hodgkin is Deputy Editor of the Financial Times How To Spend It magazine. She joined How To Spend It after a 4-year stint as Culture Editor at Conde Nast's Easy Living magazine. Beatrice has also published several books, including  'Affordable Contemporary Art: a Guide to Buying and Collecting'.


GAVIN TURK

Artist

Gavin Turk is a British born, international artist. He's pioneered many forms of contemporary British sculpture now taken for granted, including the painted bronze, the waxwork, the recycled art-historical icon and the use of rubbish in art.


ANTHONY MICALLEF

Artist

Antony Micallef is a British artist who’s recognised as one of the finest painters in contemporary art today. He was tutored by the great landscape painter John Virtue, who was taught by renowned post war painter Frank Auerbach. Antony has exhibited in group shows at the National Portrait Gallery, the Royal Academy and Tate Britain. His work is held in collections around the world.


TOURIA EL GLAOUI

Founding Director of 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

Touria El Glaoui is Founding Director of 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, which takes place in London, New York and Marrakech every year. She has been named one of Forbes’ 100 most powerful women in Africa, and by New African as one of the most influential Africans in business. She has spoken widely on contemporary African art and women in leadership around the world.


JEAN WAINWRIGHT

Director of the School of Fine Art and Photography Research Centre at the University for the Creative Arts, London   

Jean Wainwright is Director of the School of Fine Art and Photography Research Centre at the University for the Creative Arts in London. She’s an art historian, critic and curator. Jean regularly publishes books and catalogues, and she’s often interviewed about her work on radio and TV.


FIONA BANNER

Artist, Turner Prize Nominee

Fiona Banner’s work centres on the problems and possibilities of language, both written and metaphorical. Her work encompasses text, sculpture, drawing, film and installation. Fiona became known for her early written transcriptions of Hollywood war films such as Top Gun and Apocalypse Now. Publishing, in the broadest sense, is at the heart of her practice. In 1997 she started working under the title of The Vanity Press. She has published books, objects, and performances - often deploying a playful attitude and bringing pseudo grandeur to the act of publishing.


THE INDEPENDENT EXPERTS THAT HAVE CONTRIBUTED TO ARTIST SELECTION AT RISE ART

We pride ourselves on quality over quantity, focussing on showcasing outstanding artistic talent.

ARTISTS TRUST RISE ART

Stunning art and wonderful service.

"

CHRIS

John Moores Painting Prize Winner. Represented by Bernard Jacobson Gallery

John Moores Painting Prize Winner. Represented by Bernard Jacobson Gallery