the Agency.





Oliver Ressler, The Agency., 2017

'Positioning Nigerian Modernism',
Conference re. the Ben Enwonwu Centenary,
Bea Gassmann deSousa and Kerryn Greenberg,
Tate Modern, 2017

Strange Attractor, 2016, Ruth Barker, detail
also feat. Man Ray ( Les papillons),
Loredanan Sperini, Andrea Heller,
Ulla von Brandenburg and Zilla Leutenegger

Franco Vaccari and Ariel Reichman,
co-curated with Silvia Meloni 2016

Paul Eachus( 1944-2015), Installation View,
In Order,Too and Even But So
MOMA Oxford, 1981,
Recent Works exhibited 20 Sept- 31 Oct 2014

a portrait in fragments:Theresa Cha (1951-82)
KCC and ICA, London, 2013 

Karin Hanssen As You Like It, 2007-8

Mary Beth Edelson, exhibited in 1998
Some Living American Women Artists/Last Supper

Douglas Gordon and Graham Gussin, Jukebox, 1995








theAgency. was established 1996 in London. The gallery and curatorial office focuses on global and socially relevant art strategies. Core competencies include working with ephemeral artforms, progressive artistic and curatorial positions and related collection expertise.

In 2001 theAgency. won 1st Prize at Art Basel Statements with Scottish artist Ross Sinclair. The gallery is renowned for realising London premieres or early shows with artists such as Douglas Gordon, Zoe Leonard, Ken Lum, Hervé Beuze and David Gumbs, Thaddeus Strode and Peter Zimmermann, Atelier van Lieshout and historical positions by Mary Beth Edelson (*1933), Paul McCarthy (*1945), Theresa Hak Kyung Cha (*1951-82), Franco Vaccari (*1935), Man Ray (1890-1976).

theAgency. pursues an open approach where each contextual situation demands appropriate frameworks and responses. The gallery works with artists of all genres and regularly includes historical works and archives often with a wide range of collaborators and institutions.


Info: theagency.artspaceresearch@gmail.com