David Gill Gallery
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David Gill is a pioneering gallerist of 20th Century and contemporary design who has been working with leading international Artists, Architects and Designers on edition pieces and unique private commissions around the world for over 25 years.
Starting his career as an expert in contemporary art and design at Christie’s, Gill opened his first gallery on Fulham Road in 1987. It was regarded as an audacious move to exhibit 20th Century art and design within an area of London best known for antiques and traditional art. However, the new gallery was immediately popular with enthusiastic collectors of contemporary work who flocked to support this bold new venture. His latest gallery in St James's, London, demonstrates the significant role he has played in changing the status and perception of contemporary design internationally.
David Gill Gallery's vibrant contemporary program includes exhibitions and collaborations with Barnaby Barford, Mattia Bonetti, the Campana Brothers, Sir David Chipperfield, Michele Oka Doner, Sebastian Brajkovic, the late Dame Zaha Hadid, Jorge Pardo, Garouste & Bonetti, Daniel Libeskind, Sebastian ErraZuriz, Milena Muzquiz, Yves Klein, José Yaque, Lena Peters and Fredrikson Stallard. In spring 2012, the inaugural exhibition featured work by Zaha Hadid including the table ‘Liquid Glacial’ which was nominated for a Design of the Year Award, 2013, by the Design Museum, London.
David Gill has been honoured both with the Chevalier of the Ordre des Arts & des Lettres and as Officier of the Ordre des Arts & des Lettres – recognition by the French government of his important contribution to the worlds of art and design.
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