About the Speakers
Alana Kushnir is an art lawyer and curator. She is the Director and Founder of Guest Work Agency, an art law and advisory firm and Guest Club, a membership network for emerging collectors and art lovers. She is also the Principal Investigator of the Serpentine Galleries’ R&D Platform Legal Lab, which explores how the law can better support collaborations across art, science and technology, and a sessional lecturer at The University of Melbourne, teaching subjects on curating, contemporary art and art law. She holds a Masters of Fine Art (Curating) from Goldsmiths, University of London, a Bachelor of Arts (Art History) (Hons) and a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from The University of Melbourne.
IMAGE > Alana Kushnir. Photograph: Justin Ridler
Serwah Attafuah is a 3D artist and musician based in West Sydney, Australia. She creates surreal cyber wastelands, and afro-futuristic reflections of self with strong ancestral themes. Serwah's work has been commissioned by clients including Nike, GQ, Adobe, Warner Music, Bhad Bhabie and YSL Records. Serwah recently exhibited at the NFT exhibition Pieces of Me at Transfer Gallery in Los Angeles, and participated in Natively Digital, a recent Online Sotheby’s Auction showcasing some of the most unique and earliest NFT’s to hit the international market.
IMAGE > Serwah Attafuah. Photograph: Jamie Wdziekonski