Director, de Sarthe
Willem Molesworth is the Director of de Sarthe’s Hong Kong space. He was formerly the Associate Director and Gallery Manager of Klein Sun Gallery in New York. He has staged exhibitions with contemporary artist like, Geng Xue, Li Hongbo, Li Liao, Liang Ban, Lin Jingjing, Liu Bolin, Andrew Luk, Ren Hang, R. Streitmatter-Tran, Wang Xin, and Zhang Dali.
He graduated with a BA in Asian Studies from Bard College in 2012, during which he was granted funding to establish a liberal arts initiative in China. He continues to dedicate his time to supporting the non-profit arts, from his role as board member of a New York performance collaborative, to helming the residency programs at Klein Sun Gallery and de Sarthe Gallery. In 2015 and 2017, he embarked on a journey with his adopted sister across China, acting as her translator and guardian. Their experience is currently being documented in a forthcoming non-fiction book and an independent documentary.