Who are the people under 40 making waves in the art world? That was the question we asked ourselves in 2014, when we launched the first Apollo 40 Under 40. That year’s list, which focused on Europe, and the subsequent 40 Under 40 USA, weren’t meant as power lists but as surveys of talent: of young people who have firmly established their credentials in this sector and whom we fully expect will be inspiring us with their innovations, ideas and achievements for decades to come.
This year the Apollo 40 Under 40 turns to the Asia Pacific region, and will once again feature 40 individuals selected from the hundreds of nominations we received from across the world. As in previous years, a distinguished panel of judges will choose ten individuals in each of four categories: Artists, Collectors, Business, and Thinkers. The panel of judges comprises:
You can find out more about each judge by clicking on the links above.
The 40 Under 40 Asia Pacific will be published as a supplement with the September issue of Apollo (available 27 August), and will also be available on the Apollo website from 30 August. In the meantime, we hope you enjoy browsing Apollo 40 Under 40 Europe and 40 Under 40 USA.
Apollo, in association with Sophie Macpherson Ltd, will be hosting a party in London in early September to celebrate talented young people in the art world, and the continuing success of the Apollo 40 Under 40 project. You can glance back at last year’s party in our gallery here.