Sadie Coles

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Sadie Coles
Born Sadie Judith Coles
February 1963 (age 54)
UK
Alma mater Middlesex University
Occupation art dealer and the owner of Sadie Coles HQ
Spouse(s) Juergen Teller
(2003-, 1 child)
Children 1

Sadie Judith Coles (born February 1963) is a British art dealer, the owner of Sadie Coles HQ, a contemporary art gallery in London, that has been at the forefront of the Young British Artists movement.

Early life[edit]

Coles was born in February 1963.[1] She studied at Middlesex University in the early 1980s, and received a degree in art history and film studies.[2]

Career[edit]

Coles spent six years working for Anthony d'Offay, before opening her own gallery, Sadie Coles HQ in 1997.[2]

In 2014, The Guardian named her in their "Movers and makers: the most powerful people in the art world".[3]

Personal life[edit]

Coles's husband is the German artist and fashion photographer Juergen Teller, and they have one child together.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sadie Coles HQ Limited". Companies House. Retrieved 11 August 2015. 
  2. ^ a b Rawsthorn, Alice (12 October 2006). "Space women". The Guardian. Retrieved 8 May 2014. 
  3. ^ Farago, Jason (8 May 2014). "Movers and makers: the most powerful people in the art world". The Guardian. Retrieved 8 May 2014. 
  4. ^ Frankel, Susannah (30 June 2009). "Juergen Teller: Fashion's provocative photographer reveals all". The Independent. Retrieved 8 May 2014.