Alex Quicho

Head of Communications

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Copywriting
  • Critic
  • Editing
  • Journalism
  • Blogging
  • Creative
  • Features
  • Proofreading
  • Web Content
  • Popular Culture
  • Curate Art Exhibitions
  • Art Administration
  • Art Cultural Events

Work history


Head of Communications

Winsor Gallery

May 2013
  • > Gained international media acclaim from the BBC, Globe and Mail, Huffington Post and more by creating The Flats district, working with 14 contemporary art galleries to develop a cohesive cultural precinct now officially recognized by The City of Vancouver; > Developed the careers of over 40 leading contemporary artists through managing exhibitions, press coverage, museum acquisitions, and educational initiatives; > Raised Winsor Gallery's national profile through directing district-wide events, artist talks, curatorial collaborations, and educational visits; > Drove acquisitions by major financial collections (Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto Dominion Bank) through providing market analysis and optics support for corporate and private art advisors; > Consistently achieved local and national press coverage for solo and group exhibitions.


Gallery Assistant

Winsor Gallery

May 2012 - May 2013


Exhibitions Intern

The Rennie Collection

Sep 2011 - Apr 2012
  • > Provided artist liaison and public relations support for over 300 of the world's most significant artists, including Allora & Calzadilla, John Baldessari, Martin Creed, Rodney Graham, Dan Graham, Mona Hatoum, Richard Jackson, Louise Lawler, and Ian Wallace; > Engaged over 2,000 visitors with weekly public tours for the Martin Creed and Damian Moppett solo exhibitions, connecting a diverse public with complex and challenging material; > Introduced new works to the Tate North American Acquisitions Committee through developing informational material on contemporary Canadian art.



Critical Writing in Art and Design

Royal College of Art

Aug 2015 - Mar 2016


    Visual Arts

    Emily Carr University of Art Design

    Aug 2008 - May 2013



      Sean Murphy Drawing Prize