Director of Development, Hong Kong Contemporary Art Foundation (HOCA)
Pauline Foessel is the Director of Development at the Hong Kong Contemporary Art Foundation (HOCA). After years of experience as a gallery director in Lisbon and a gallery manager in Shanghai, her focus now lies on the younger generation of international artists as well as pioneers of contemporary art keen on exploring current globalised shifts in life and culture.
Foessel moved to Lisbon in 2013 to manage Alexandre Farto’s Vhiuls Studio and the Underdogs Gallery. With a master’s degree in Entrepreneurial Management from SKEMA Business School in Lille and an MBA Exchange Program from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada, she is driven by a great passion for art.