Barbara Staubli studied history, art history and media relations at the University of Zurich. After several years working for internationally active galleries, she joined Bank Julius Baer in 2011 and took over as Head of the Art Department in 2014. As curator of the collection, she is responsible for the management of more than 5,000 works of art by contemporary Swiss artists and the strategic development of the collection. Barbara Staubli is also a member of the art committee that is responsible for new acquisitions and has been a member of various juries in the field of contemporary art in recent years.
Audrey Yeo is the founder of Contemporary Art Gallery Yeo Workshop based in Gillman Barracks, Singapore. Besides curating contemporary art exhibitions, she has produced multiple art initiatives and public art projects such as the inaugural edition of S.E.A. Focus – an STPI Creative Workshop & Gallery project (2019) and the public art project ’Twenty Twenty’ at 2 Cavan Road, a former ship repair warehouse. She also represents the estates for pioneering Singaporean artists including Loke Hong Seng and Solamalay Namasivayam.
Dr Cheryl Loh is one-half of the art-collecting duo that forms the John and Cheryl Chia Collection. A psychiatrist by profession, she is based in Singapore and has been a committed collector for about 20 years. Alongside her husband, their collection comprises around 300 contemporary works from across Asia, including works by artists Tang Da Wu, Ho Rui An, Fyerool Darma, Manit Sriwanichpoom, and teamLab. Her preference for collecting art is never limited to a specific type, often intrigued by works that encourage further discussions.
Inti Guerrero has been Artistic Director of Bellas Artes Projects, Manila, since 2018, and the Estrellita B. Brodsky Adjunct Curator of Latin American Art at Tate, England, since 2016. He was Curator of the 38th EVA International – Ireland’s Biennial, Limerick (2018), and Artistic Director of TEOR/éTica, San Jose (2011-2014).
Wiyu Wahono was born and is based in Jakarta, Indonesia, and began collecting art in 1999. His basis for collecting is to reflect the zeitgeist, or spirit of the time, in not only traditional media, but also contemporary media such as sound, light, digital and other new media artworks. His art collection has been exhibited in various places including the Liechtenstein National Museum, the Ars Electronica Festival in Austria, the Asia Society Museum New York, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa, and various others across Asia.