Having worked in Brussels, Paris, and New York for over 10 years, Ohana Nkulufa brings a modern and international perspective to the art world. As the newly appointed director of ACAF’s 2022 edition, she aims to reposition the fair as a premier artist-focused event and will focus on expanding ACAF's vision and programming. In addition to her post as director, Ohana is the founder of LenArt, an art financing company, and has worked with notable institutions including Galerie Didier Claes and Galerie Perrotin.
As the fair's founder, Stéphanie Manasseh has brought together leaders in the industry to showcase the best emerging artists in cities around the world including Antwerp, Tel Aviv, and New York. She is sought after for her knowledge of the art market on a number of prestigious projects that range from building philanthropic collections to providing art for upscale hospitality settings. She has spoken at the New York Tiles 'Art for Tomorrow' conference and had her own Ted X talk in Antwerp in Antwerp on new ways of showing art.
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Alana Voldman is an advisor and curator whose knowledge of artistic processes and history informs her intuitive and research-driven approach. From the physical gallery space to the digital realm, she has held positions in nearly all sectors within the art industry in both the US and Europe. She regularly consults art-focused businesses on their creative direction and implementation, while moonlighting as a writer and editor for various publications. She holds an MA in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art and a BA in Art History from DePaul University.
Artist Liaison and Project
Abgar has worked with ACAF for the last three years under various capacities, gaining tremendous experience working with artists and learning the ins and outs of running an art fair. He currently supports other art-focused initiatives including SM Art Advisory in Brussels and MvVO Art in New York, doing business development, project management, and communications for both. He is an MA in International Business candidate from EDHEC Business School in Paris where he also received his undergraduate degree.