Unit London, founded by two young entrepreneurs, Joe Kennedy and Jonny Burt, will take over a new 6,000 square foot gallery at 3 Hanover Square, providing a dynamic cultural hub for a mix of emerging and established international talent. The launch of the flagship space will feature well known, South African painter Ryan Hewett and his abstract, figurative works that are quickly building him a strong collector market in the UK.
Unit London have been widely praised for creating a brand which is welcoming new audiences into the art world at a high level. They are passionate about the interplay of art and tech, growing a significant following on social media platforms and are now getting over 2.5 million unique impressions and up to 150 direct sales enquiries a week from a global audience on Instagram alone. Both co-founders are under 30, former artists and are entirely self-made without any external funding.