Valeria Mariani

Head of Projects - Crossway Foundation, London, UK
Four Season AL MarYah
24TH and 25TH JANUARY 2018
"Join me at Art Talks II: Evolving Cultures, Developing Collections on the 22nd of March 2018 alongside Atassi Foundation, Tashkeel and Alserkal Cultural Foundation where we will explore how private art foundations and other organisations are shaping the Middle East Art Scene. Learn more on the overview page."

The Crossway Foundation is a UK-based charity delivering arts and education initiatives for young people in the Middle East, the United Kingdom, and internationally.

Valeria is a cultural arts professional working internationally in the non-profit sector. She holds a degree in Arabic and Spanish from the University of Edinburgh and has a deep knowledge of the Middle East, having lived and studied in both Syria and Jordan and travelled extensively around the region. Valeria has been working with emerging artists from the Middle East for the Crossway Foundation since joining the organisation in early 2011, alongside consulting for its associate organisations Edge of Arabia and Culturunners.