Meet The Team:
The team here at Artiste Culture are dedicated to making the experience of artists and professionals as enjoyable and informative as possible! Scroll down to see whom you could end up engaging with!
Sunaina Misra (she/her)
Founder of Artiste Culture
She comes with a network of over 700 artists from around the world. In the last seven years, she has worked as an Artist On-Boarding Manager, Project Manager, Art Consultant, Communications Manager, and Museum Manager. Her exposure to diverse art disciplines led to this project.
MA Design Management, Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Adele Carraro (she/her)
She Introduces Artiste Culture to the local art markets by strategically expanding the firm's network and outreach.
BA in Curating and Art History, University of York. MSc in Culture and Society, LSE.
Lu Zhang (she/her)
She works as a PhD researcher in Art History for the University of Nottingham. from experience, in historical sites, galleries and research institutions she has a global network or artists and galleries. She uses these connections to help artists achieve their goals and collector find the best options o suit their individual tastes, needs and lifestyle.
MA Art History and Business of Art and collecting, L'Institut D'etudes Superieures Des Arts, Paris. MA in Global Media and Postnational Communication, University of London.
Gonzalo Montanes (he/him)
He has participated in numerous exhibitions in Spain and China as both an artist and a curator. He also co-curated the exhibition 'Lost Modernity' at Reina Sofia Museum, as well as multiple exhibitions at La Juan Gallery- specialising in performance art. He brings a depth of academic and professional experience within the art world.
BA Fine Art, Complutense University of Madrid. MA History of Contemporary Art and Visual Culture, the Reina Sofia Museum.
Jacqui Sykes (she/her)
Art Consultant and Website Tech Support
She is currently In her second year of university at Liverpool John Moores University studying a BA in History of Art and Museum studies. With experience in content writing for art sites, as well as her own blog, she brings a wealth of writing and digital skills to Artiste Culture.
Farah Dailami (she/her)
Art Consultant and Content Writer
She has extensive work experience at art organisations such as the Yorkshire Sculpture International Festival, as well as currently working online with Profile Gallery as a curator. She translates these skills to support Artiste Culture in writing website content.
BA Fine Art with Museum and Gallery studies (2020), and MA Art Gallery and Museum studies, University of Leeds (2021)
Nada Moussa (she/her)
Blog and Content Writer email@example.com
She brings previous marketing experience to the team, alongside her substantial writing experience to engage critical thinking and developed writing abilities to establish informative and captivating content for our blog site.
To check out her work, you can visit our blog here!
BA Politics, University of Leicester (2022)
Ali Atwi (he/him)
Ali is working on introducing Artiste Culture in the Middle East and North Africa Region, and exposing emerging local Artists across the whole Region.
He is an Interior Architect, Art Advisor, Designer, and Painter. During his 5 years of professional experience, he was able to establish a solid network amongst Artists, Art Galleries, and Art Consultants on a global level. He is a trusted Consultant for several Art Collectors in the Middle East Region.
Yukti Narang (she/her)
Yukti writes for Artiste Culture and Easel Stories Art Gallery. A variegated creative writer, poet, and performing artist, she strives to leave a mark as a screenplay writer who is constantly aiming toward cinema and the literary world. She uses her strong communication skills and creativity to communicate with artists and creates captivating content on their stories and their art.
B.A.LLB (Honours), Amity Law School,
Performing Arts, Shri Ram Centre for Performing Arts
Joann D'souza (she/her)
Joann introduces Artiste Culture to artists from all around the world. Alongside, she also maintains a database for artists according to their requirements. She loves painting and exploring different art techniques, which equips her with a unique insight into art. Her passion for art, excellent communication and interpersonal skills allow her to understand the needs of an artist and work accordingly.
B.Com, Rosary College of Commerce and Arts
Asma Shaikh (she/her)
Asma comes with previous work experience including sales, marketing, and several years of writing fictional stories, poems, and informative articles in her spare time. She has gained support as a writer from Wattpad creating a worldwide network of readers. Her passion for creativity and knowledge allows her to create informative and compelling content for our artists, blog, social media, and other articles. She also brings her digital skills to use by managing our website and social media platforms.
BBA, Rosary College of Commerce and Arts
Gregory McCrostie (he/him)
Gregory comes with experience in managing charity art projects and exhibitions which equips him with a distinct perception of the art industry and artists. Furthermore, his passion for climate art and photography allows him to see the world through an artistic lens. His skills as a former co-curator and project manager help him assist artists in their career development and support the endeavours of collectors and galleries. As someone with a creative background, Gregory builds strong relationships with artists and introduces Artiste Culture to the British market.
BA Art History, University of Glasgow
Nigel Fernandes (he/him)
Database Management Intern
Nigel is responsible for updating and maintaining databases through research and analysis. He uses his strong communication skills to build a relationship with clients and understand their needs to work with them as required.
Bcom(Honours) Financial Accounting, Rosary College of Commerce and Arts
Anwar Shaikh (he/him)
Anwar comes with experience in market-driven research which helps him with client acquisition and generate data to assist with marketing services and database management. Alongside his research, he contributes to Artiste Culture by maintaining records of costing and services.
B.Com in Financial Accounting, Rosary College of Commerce and Arts
Celia Fernandes (she/her)
Database Management Intern
Celia uses her excellent research and skills to conduct market research to identify artists from all around the world. She is responsible for maintaining a database that assists with marketing and projects.
Bcom Accounting(Honours), Carmel College for Women
Mcom (Accounting Specialisation), Goa Business School, Goa University.
Josvi Crasto (he/him)
Social Media Management Intern
Josvi uses his passion for creativity to create engaging content for social media and create content for newsletters and blogs. He uses his research skills to assist the team with projects and proposals.
BBA, Rosary College of Commerce and Arts
Are you passionate about contemporary art and would like to gain experience in the field? We are constantly looking for talented collaborators around the world. Write us an email with your CV attached and we will be in contact shortly!