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Marcelle joseph

Marcelle Joseph is a London-based independent curator, collector, writer and the director of Marcelle Joseph Projects, a nomadic curatorial platform she founded in 2011. Since then, Marcelle has produced and curated 33 exhibitions in the UK and the rest of Europe, featuring the work of over 175 international artists, ranging from the emerging to the super established. Marcelle's expertise is in early career artists based in the UK but she has also executive edited Korean Art: The Power of Now (Thames & Hudson, 2013), a lusciously-illustrated book surveying the contemporary art scene in South Korea. Marcelle is a juror for the current 2017-2019 Max Mara Art Prize for Women in collaboration with the Whitechapel Gallery and Collezione Maramotti. She also writes regular art reviews and artist interviews for FAD Magazine and collects artworks by female artists under the collecting partnership, GIRLPOWER Collection, as well as more generally as part of the Marcelle Joseph Collection.

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kate gordon

Kate Gordon is the founder and CEO of London Art Studies. Having produced arts programming for CNN and Carlton, she decided to launch London Art Studies in 2011 which provides educational courses on art for individuals and for corporate events. Kate previously headed up Sotheby’s Public Programmes department. Educated at St Paul’s Girls' School, Amherst College USA and University of Moscow, she has worked in the art world for over 20 years. Kate is a co-Founder of the Association of Women in the Arts and writes about the art world for London’s Evening Standard newspaper. She is a member of Tate Patrons Executive Committee, and an Ambassador for Arts Alliance

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eunice olumide, MBE 

Eunice Olumide MBE is an international supermodel, broadcaster and curator.  Born in Scotland, in 2017 Eunice was awarded an MBE for her contribution to Arts, Broadcasting and Charity work.   She has  appeared  in world wide campaigns, fashion weeks and editorials such including WAD Paris, ID Magazine, Dazed & Confused, Oyster, Paper Cut NY, New York Magazine, Pride, Vogue.com, Vogue.it, Bahrain Confidential and many more. Walking for designers including Mulberry, JJ Noki, Christopher Kane, Henry Holland and Harris Tweed. Much of her time is spent fundraising for charities including Children's Hospice Scotland, The Well Foundation and The Columbus Hospice. 


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The Her Stories Committee is a dedicated team of volunteers from diverse professions:

AIMEE KIMBLE - L'Atelier des chefs

ALEXANDRA WARDER - Bosse & Baum Gallery

BETH DAVIES - Purple PR

CARLY MCGOLDRICK - Curator

CHERISH KAYA - Kaya Kaya Records

DIANA BIGGS - HSBC

EMILY BRADLEY - Lawyer

EMILY PHILP - Flex Consulting 

FLORENCE RITTER - The Cultivist

GEMMA STEWART-RICHARDSON - Communications Strategist 

HANNAH PHILP - Founder, Her Stories 

HELLS GIBSON - The Telegraph

HETTY FLUDE - Protein Studios

JADE COLES - Events Curator 

KATY ELLWOOD - Social Media

KATY HESSEL - Victoria Miro / Great Women Artists 

KATE WATSON - Phil McIntyre Management 

LANA BOUNTAKIDO - Bosse & Baum Gallery 

LEANNE ELLIOTT-YOUNG - Commune East

LIZ DARAMOLA - Theatre Producer

LUCY LOVEDAY - Arts Festival Producer 

MEGAN CONERY - Hotdog Magazine 

MONICA FERNANDEZ-TARANCO - Stuart Shave Modern Art

RAFAELA DE ASCANIO - Artist 

SAMANTHA MARSHALL-HAYWARD - Sam Marshall Consulting 

ZOE MARDEN - Artist