Joost Bosland has been a partner at Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town since 2006. Joost’s qualifications include a BA (summa cum laude) in philosophy of art, art history, and criticism from Duke University, Durham in North Carolina (2006) and a programme on leadership and the arts in New York (2005). Joost is the first point of contact for a number of artists including Robin Rhode, Odili Odita, Meschac Gaba, Pieter Hugo and Nicholas Hlobo. He assisted in the expansion of and continues to manage the art fair program at Stevenson, which in 2012 consisted of Frieze New York, Art Hong Kong, Art Basel, abc (Berlin), Paris Photo, Frieze London and Art Basel Miami Beach. Joost was also instrumental in the development of Stevenson’s FOREX programme, which has brought the work of key artists like Francis Alÿs, Yael Bartana, Rineke Dijkstra, Yang Fudong, Thomas Hirschhorn, Glenn Ligon, Wangechi Mutu and Walid Raad to South Africa, often for the first time.