Marisa Bellani is the founder and director of Roman Road, a contemporary art gallery located in the East End of London. Established in 2013, the gallery conceives and achieves innovative solo and group shows with a focus on process based art and new developments in photography. In 2013, Marisa joined The Photographers’ Gallery Young Patron Steering committee and has been a member of the Tate Photography Acquisition committee since 2012. The popularity and growing success of her represented artists has seen Roman Road expand its programme to include international pop-up shows and the gallery continues to participate at notable art fairs including START and the inaugural Photo London.