Lynette Yiadom-Boakye in conversation with Gabriele Finaldi
7 Oct 2016
3:00pm – 4:00pm
Frieze Masters Talks 2016
Regents Park, Gloucester Green
London, NW1 4HA
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and Gabriele Finaldi in conversation with Tim Marlow
- Lynette Yiadom-Boakye is an artist living and working in London.
- Gabriele Finaldi is Director of the National Gallery. He was previously Deputy Director for Collections and Research at the Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, a position he took up in 2002. Prior to his role at the Prado, he was a curator at the National Gallery between 1992 and 2002, where he was responsible for the later Italian paintings in the collection (Caravaggio to Canaletto) and the Spanish collection (Bermejo to Goya). Finaldi studied art history at the Courtauld Institute of Art, where he completed his doctorate in 1995 on the 17th-century Spanish painter who worked in Italy Jusepe de Ribera. He has curated exhibitions in Britain, Spain, Italy, Belgium and the US. He has written catalogues and scholarly articles on Velázquez and Zurbarán, Italian Baroque painting, religious iconography.
- Tim Marlow is the Artistic Director of the Royal Academy of Arts