Talent / Hikari Yokoyama
Hikari Yokoyama is a London based, creative consultant and philanthropist. She is one of the founding partners of art auction website Paddle8 where she now is a strategic consultant.
Hikari has worked on a range of projects that involve the arts and engaging a sophisticated audience for a range of individuals and brands such as KanyeWest, Audi, MiuMiu, Prada, Gucci, Andre Balazs Properties, White Cube, BBH,Vestiaire Collective, Monica Vinader, the Serpentine Galleries and MUBI.com.
She is also sits on the board for Women for Women International in the UK, an organisation using education to empower women survivors of war to rebuild their communities.
Hikari is a member of the Future Contemporaries committee at the Serpentine Gallery and is a founding member of the South London Gallery Council.
Hikari was raised in Chicago,attended Columbia University and began her art career in New York working for Jeffrey Deitch.