Hempel Galleries (HG) was founded by Annoushka Hempel in 2003 in the ancient Unesco protected Dutch Galle Fort in Sri Lanka, set up to provide a platform for Sri Lankan contemporary artists.The gallery currently runs two spaces, one in the heart of central Colombo’s Cinanmon Gardens and one in Galle Fort, representing developing and emerging artists as well as senior prize winning artists. In 2009 Hempel Galleries Director founded the Colombo Art Biennale (CAB) which has since run three editions and is currently regarded as one of the foremost contemporary cultural manifestations in the region.The majority of Sri Lanka’s most prominent artists have exhibited either at Hempel Galleries or CAB, and CAB 2012 & 2014 hosted the largest number of artists participating in one single international art event in the country.
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