Althea Viafora-Kress has over 20 years of experience working as a gallerist, curator and art advisor. Before taking on the role of International Director at Pearl Lam Galleries in Hong Kong and Shanghai in 2013, Viafora-Kress was Associate Director at Hauser & Wirth, with gallery locations in New York, London and Zurich. In addition to curating numerous exhibitions in New York and abroad she served as a cultural commentator and the host and producer of MoMA PS1's Radio show The Collectors Forum from 2004 to 2010, and as a producer for VernissageTV, Basel, Switzerland. She is currently working in New York as a private art consultant providing strategy consulting for artists, collectors and corporations. Viafora-Kress holds a BA in art history from Columbia University.