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!

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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

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Adele Carraro (she/her)

Partnership Executive

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.

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Lu Zhang (she/her)

Artist Consultant

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.

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Lourdes Gonzales (she/her)

Marketing and Business Development Executive, Partnership Associate

She introduces Artiste Culture to the Latin American market. She has extensive experience in creating communication strategies and digital campaigns for arts organisations in Peru, Italy and Canada. Examples of these include the Florence Classical Arts Academy, The Stratford Festival, and the Museum of Art of Lima.

BA in Communications and Advertising, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru. MA in Arts Management, University of Bologna.

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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.

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Giulia Di Lucca (she/her)

Art Consultant

She introduces Artiste Culture to the Italian Market. She is passionate about understanding new artists' art and vision, aiming to help them grow on a global scale. She has experience in working in different cultural environments, such as the Holburne Museum in Bath (UK) and as Art Teacher for kids in India.


BA in Political Sciences and International Relationship, University of Bologna. MA in Arts Management, University of Venice.

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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.

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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)

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Nada Moussa (she/her)

Blog and Content Writer

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)

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Ali Atwi (he/him)

Art Consultant

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.  

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Sofia Bellisomo (she/her)

Sofia is a young art historian and market advisor.

At the University of Leeds Sofia specialised in Art Gallery and Museum Studies which supported her decision to work amongst a wide range of art galleries, museums, and dealers in the West Yorkshire. Yet, through a Master's in Art Business, completed at Sotheby's Institute of Art in London, she recognised her true calling in the financial and legal sectors of the art ecosystem. Sofia is strongly motivated by the desire to establish herself in the art market, which encourages her to embark on new experiences and contribute positively to this industry.


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!