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Top 10 Artists with most Momentum: (last 90 days)

Monthly ranking of artists by media share gain over last 90 days.

The “*” denotes holdover from the previous month’s Top 10 list. 

Rank #1: Danielle McKinney *

Media-Index: 489
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +270%
Featured In:
Hypebeast: Danielle McKinney’s Paintings Capture Women in Moments of Deep Reflection
Mousse Magazine: Taming the Bird: Danielle McKinney
Art Of Choice: Experience the Poetic Solitude in Danielle McKinney’s Body of Work, “Saw My Shadow” at Fortnight Institute, NY

Rank #2: Jean-David Nkot

Media-Index: 215
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +167%
Featured In:
Le Point: Jean-David Nkot ou l’art d’explorer la condition humaine
RFI: Le Camerounais Jean-David Nkot expose son art contre l’extraction minière en Afrique
Le Monde: Art contemporain africain : Jean-David Nkot expose sa condition humaine à Paris

Rank #3: Hun Kyu Kim *

Media-Index: 205
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +125%
Featured In:
NY Times: Hun Kyu Kim: ‘I hope my work tangles people’s brains’
Financial Times: Hun Kyu Kim: ‘I hope my work tangles people’s brains’
Art Viewer: Sharif Farrag & Hun Kyu Kim at High Art

Rank #4: Emmanuel Taku

Media-Index: 284
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +104%
Featured In:
Art Fix Daily: Phillips’ London New Now Auction on 13 July to be Led by Andy Warhol’s Flowers
Forbes: Inspired By Superman, Ghanaian Artist Emmanuel Taku Has Seen His Career Go Up, Up And Away
Art Of Choice: Feel Hypnotised with the Gaze and Clothes in Emmanuel Taku’s Subjects

Rank #5: Eileen Agar *

Media-Index: 1700
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +93%
Featured In:
Provokr: EILEEN AGAR AT WHITECHAPEL GALLERY
The Glass Magazine: Glass reviews Eileen Agar: Angel Of Anarchy at the Whitechapel Gallery
Apollo: For Eileen Agar, the natural world was a playground of artistic possibilities

Rank #6: Sasha Gordon *

Media-Index: 276
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +90%
Featured In:
Artsy: 16 Rising Artists of the Asian Diaspora
ARTnews: Sasha Gordon’s Perturbing Paintings of Recreation
Juxtapoz: Enters Thief: Sasha Gordon @ Matthew Brown, Los Angeles

Rank #7: Laura Grisi *

Media-Index: 626
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +85%
Featured In:
Art a part of cult(ure): Laura Grisi, ?The Measuring of Time?. Muzeum Susch
Widewalls: Muzeum Susch Brings Laura Grisi Into The Spotlight
Mousse Magazine: Lessons on Distillation: Laura Grisi

Rank #8: Veronica Ryan

Media-Index: 795
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +80%
Featured In:
Hyperallergic: Veronica Ryan’s Botanical Musings on Migration
The Guardian: ‘My parents’ trauma is my trauma’ – Veronica Ryan on making first Windrush monument
The Art Newspaper: Queen’s birthday honours: sculptor Phyllida Barlow is made a Dame with awards also for gallerist Sadie Coles and artist Veronica Ryan

Rank #9: Marcus Leslie Singleton

Media-Index: 205
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +66%
Featured In:
The Editorial Magazine: Marcus Leslie Singleton’s Future Memories
Artforum: Marcus Leslie Singleton at Turn Gallery
Chronogram: 4 Exhibits To See This Months

Rank #10: Khari Turner

Media-Index: 354
Media-Share Gain in last 90 days: +59%
Featured In:
Juxtapoz: On View: ‘Khari Turner:“Breathing Water to Air’ at Ross-Sutton Gallery in New York
Culture Type: On View: ‘Khari Turner:“Breathing Water to Air’ at Ross-Sutton Gallery in New York
Juxtapoz: Hella Water: Khari Turner @ Voss Gallery, San Francisco

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