Alessio Ascari was born in 1983 in Milan, where he currently lives and works. He is founder and editor in chief of Kaleidoscope, international magazine on Art and contemporary culture. He previously directed Mousse (2006–2008). He contributes to Italian and international papers such as Rolling Stone, GQ, Studio and Dazed&Confused.
Currently on display at London’s Luxembourg & Dayan gallery, New York-based artist Anna Betbeze’s textural works give a new context to ordinary objects