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Kamiar Maleki

Kamiar is the Director of Contemporary Istanbul, the leading annual art fair in the region. A London based collector and curator with 15 years of experience in the contemporary art world in collecting and patronage, Maleki has developed a significant interest in emerging artists, fostering numerous young artists’ careers from an early stage.

He is a founding member of the ICA’s Young Patrons. His inaugural exhibition as a curator was the critically acclaimed group show, Hashtag Abstract (2015) followed by Primary Colours (2016), the first UK solo exhibition of works by Richard Höglund, both at Ronchini Gallery.