RICHARD & TEZEN
Art Business Consulting
Richard & Tezen combines the viewpoint and sensibilities of two different cultures
to better connect Japan with the rest of the world.
Sophie Richard is an art historian, author, lecturer and consultant.
Since 2010 she has led a unique research project focused on art museums in Japan.
In 2015 she received the Commissioner’s Award from the Agency of Cultural Affairs in Tokyo, in recognition for her work in bringing Japanese culture to a wider audience.
Wakako Tezen is an art historian, researcher, coordinator and consultant.
She has curated and organized contemporary art exhibitions, symposia on art archive, and artist workshops at museums and educational institutions.