Iole Pellion di Persano is a curator and the founder and director of Recontemporary, running the project since 2016. Born into a family of art dealers in 1991, Iole’s passion and curiosity for the art world grew along with her upbringing. Through conversations with artists and participating in international art fairs, she has immersed herself into the contemporary and modern art from multiple perspectives. She studied Design and Visual Communication at the Politecnico di Torino and later completing post-graduate studies at Sotheby’s New York. She currently works as specialist on Turin art scene with Curagenda and actively collaborates as sales and fair manager with Giorgio Persano Gallery.