These members of a globally significant art community set the high standard of the fair, ensuring you can buy from our artists with the confidence that you are investing in the best of emerging talent. This year we warmly welcome Rebecca Wilson, Tristian Koenig, Santy Saptari and Andy Gomez to our 2018 Melbourne Selection Committee.
Santy Saptari was formally trained in Art History and Museology at the University of Melbourne, Australia and Reinwardt Academy, the Netherlands. She had spent fourteen years working in the art market across Europe and the Asia Pacific before establishing Santy Saptari Art Consulting in Melbourne in 2017.
Through her extensive network in the Asia Pacific and beyond, Santy has worked with some of the world’s influential artists, such as, Yinka Shonibare MBE and leading institutions in the region and abroad through her curatorial projects, including her collaborations with NUS Singapore in 2013 and Macro Museum in Rome for SHOUT! Indonesia Contemporary Art in 2014. Santy has also published and guest-lectured on the topics of Southeast Asian art, the art market and collecting practices in art academies and universities internationally.