Proposition Studios
Artist studios & public programme

A monthly series of nights of live music and performance art
Curated by Fluxxx

‘Food of War Colombia’
An exhibition of 20 international artists at The Museum of Contemporary Art in Bogotá
Curated by Gabriella Sonabend with The Food of War Collective, November 2019 - March 2020


‘Sisyphus in Retrograde’
An exhibition featuring Sol Bailey-Barker, Adeline De Monseignat, Evy Jokhova, Nissa Nishikawa & Harrison Pearce
Curated by Gabriella Sonabend and Aindrea Emelife, hosted by British Land, April 2019

‘The 100th Reincarnation of Evelyn Drach’
Immersive performance night including installation of sonic-sculptures by Sol Bailey-Barker
The Box, London, 2018

‘The Moment is Then’
Exhibition including works by Antony Crossfield, Rose Mclaren, Manon Ouimet & music by Evelyn Drach
Midnight performance and reading
Alice Black Gallery, London, 2018

Gallery Director at The Gallery of Everything
Curating a series of exhibition and public events working with artists outside the cultural mainstream
Marylebone, London, 2017

'From Myth To Earth’ & ‘Mitologia De La Tierra’
Collaborative exhibition of works by Gabriella Sonabend and Sol Bailey-Barker
Parallel exhibition of works by 7 contemporary Colombian artists, curated by
Bailey-Barker & Sonabend entitled ‘Mitologia de la Tierra’
Public sculptures at Holborn Circus, public programme of events including
readings, artist talks, workshops with the Latina Diaspora of London
Publication of artist book ‘From Myth To Earth’ & audio stories aired on NTS Radio
Funded by The Arts Council of England, The Koppel Project (Baker & Holborn), London 2016

‘The Koppel Project’
Founding, curation & creative direction for two creative spaces in London one in an old Barclays bank
with an underground vault gallery, the second a studio complex in an old office block in Holborn.
Marylebone & Holborn, London, 2016

'From Myth To Earth’ Research & Community Project
A year long collaborative project between Gabriella Sonabend and Sol Bailey-Barker in Colombia
Working with 15 different communities across the country including a residency with Lugar A Dudas in Cali.
Colombia, 2014 - 2015

‘Nine Tales of Portico’
Collaboration project between Gabriella Sonabend & Sol Bailey-Barker created during
artist residency in Portico Di Romagna. Creation & installation of public sculpture. Film screening
of ‘Nine Tales of Portico’ film by Sonabend created for the town of Portico.
Italy, 2014

‘Safe House’
Immersive theatre installation by Gabriella Sonabend & Jeremy Herbert created for Young Vic
Featured in Evening Standard & The Observer
Young Vic, London, 2014

‘Moments of Stillness’ & ‘Thirty over Ten’
Installation piece created during artist residency at Kriti Gallery in Varanasi.
60 drawings of women met on the ghats by the ganges, displayed along the riverfront.
Documentary film following the narrative of corruption in town planning in the run-up to the Modi election.
Varanasi, India, 2013

‘In The Way of Being’
Group exhibition curated by Gabriella Sonabend in the house of her recently deceased grandfather.
7 artists invited to create installations using only objects, tools and materials found in the house.
Featuring a screening of the ‘Bruce Lacey Experience’ and Q&A with Jeremy Deller and talk by
set designer & artist Jeremy Herbert on the symbolism of the house in theatre.
Willesden, London, 2012