Sofia Evangelou

Sofia Evangelou, Belgium
Sofia is living and working in Brussels. She holds a BA in History, History of Art and Archaeology, and an MA in Art Management at Maastricht University where she specialized in the art market and with a thesis on the impact of art fairs. She has completed several internships at some of the most important European Museums, such as the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice and the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. Sofia is also amassing work experience in the art market sector, working for several art galleries in Europe and in the context of leading art fairs. In parallel, she is working as a freelance art manager and advisor, fueled by her passion for art and thirst for new projects. Sofia’s life is going hand by hand with art and travels.

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The Director of Artissima, Ilaria Bonacossa, speaks to Sofia Evangelou for Artdependence
Article date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

The Director of Artissima, Ilaria Bonacossa, speaks to Sofia Evangelou for Artdependence

Artissima 2017 was a spectacle, a happening, a unique experience for all stakeholders – the artists, the gallerists, the visitors – everyone. It was in this most special context that I had the great pleasure and unique privilege to interview the mastermind behind all this, none other than the new director of the leading Italian art fair, Ilaria Bonacossa.

Artissima 2017, Opening – Buyers of the Present, Timeless Artists and the Future of Art
Article date: Friday, November 3, 2017

Artissima 2017, Opening – Buyers of the Present, Timeless Artists and the Future of Art

Artissima 2017 has it all: the good, the tough and the perfect. At the exhibition’s grand opening, and especially between 6-9pm the Oval Lingotto in Torino sunk. Seas of people came to celebrate a wind of artistic change. Young people, thirsty to see, explore, taste and ready to buy, anything – from sculptures to paintings, to innovative and more classical pieces, to virtually any form of art you can think of.

Meeting Artissima: a fair of the future
Article date: Monday, October 16, 2017

Meeting Artissima: a fair of the future

Artissima is Italy’s most important art fair, focused on contemporary art. Since the fair’s establishment during 1994, Artissima is considered one fundamental event in Torino as well as a unique event in the European cultural scene. The dynamic of the fair is undeniable and has a tremendous influence on the local economy. Every year, a huge international audience is actively participating in fair’s events. With more than 200 galleries participating each year, the fair is an attraction for many artists as well as curators for contributing into the re-discovery of the contemporary art scene.

Tracey Emin – ‘I am my Art’
Article date: Thursday, September 14, 2017

Tracey Emin – ‘I am my Art’

During the Brussels Gallery Weekend I had the pleasure to meet Tracey Emin, one of the most important artists in today’s contemporary art scene. Emin is innovative, bold and exuberant. She speaks with passion about her life and her art – the two being complementary and inseparable. Her most recent exhibition at the Xavier Hufkens Gallery is also something that we discussed in depth. A major exhibition, which is spanning in two galleries with approximately ninety works, in a wide range of media including paintings, bronze sculptures, works on paper, neon texts and a video.

Venice, Biennale and More..
Article date: Thursday, June 15, 2017

Venice, Biennale and More..

The 57th edition of Biennale, titled VIVA ARTE VIVA and curated by Christine Macel, chief curator at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, opened its doors to the public on the 13th of May. The first Biennale took place in 1895; it was an initiative of the Venetian mayor Riccardo Selvatico. Today, it is one of the most important events in the art world internationally.

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Museo Jumex (a private art collection based in Mexico City, Mexico) / David Chipperfield. Image © Simon Menges

Museo Jumex (a private art collection based in Mexico City, Mexico) / David Chipperfield. Image © Simon Menges

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ArtDependence is an international online and quarterly print magazine, covering all spheres of contemporary art, as well as modern and classical art.  A Belgian-Russian collaboration, the magazine has a global readership of more than 30,000 in 195 countries, including the United States, Europe, Asia and beyond with a discerning audience of art collectors, gallerists, curators, writers, critics, dealers, consultants, advisers and other arts professionals.   
ArtDependence features the latest art news, highlighting interviews with today’s most influential artists, galleries, curators, collectors, fair directors and individuals at the axis of the arts.  The magazine also covers a series of articles and reviews on critical art events, new publications and other foremost happenings in the art world. 

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