The inaugural WAF Conference will be hosted in person on 28 – 29 September 2022, at the majestic Villa Arconati-FAR, Milan, Italy.
Fondazione Augusto Rancilio, WAF Conference 2022 Venue
Being the only dedicated gathering for all Art Foundations from around the world, the WAF Conference will be a unique opportunity to reconvene following unprecedented times. Art-world leaders will be evaluating the current landscape for Founders and Executives and discuss how to best support artists and engage even further with audiences to ensure financial sustainability.
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Drinks Reception hosted by Pirelli HangarBicocca
Conference attendees will be invited to a drinks reception at Pirelli HangarBicocca followed by a private tour of Bruce Nauman’s exhibition entitled ‘Neons, Corridors & Rooms’.
- Welcome Address: Marco Tronchetti Provera, Chairman, Pirelli HangarBicocca
- Exhibition’s Introduction: Vicente Todolí, Artistic Director, Pirelli HangarBicocca
Roberta Tenconi, Curator, Pirelli HangarBicocca
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Join us at the WAF Conference 2022 and enjoy 2 days of exclusive content and one-to-one networking opportunities with decision-makers of global art foundations, art-world leaders and international suppliers.
of Unique Content
the impact of the metaverse on art foundations
the role and impact of art foundations in the 2020’s
with like-minded organisations and establish new connections
existing relationships and forge new partnerships
innovative and forward-thinking suppliers
direct access to decision-makers under one roof
VENUE & ACCOMMODATION
Built in a grand Baroque style over the 17th and 18th centuries, the historical Villa Arconati-FAR will be hosting the WAF Conference over two days. Villa Arconati-FAR is a heritage of great historical, cultural and architectural value. Considered to be an Italian revisitation of Louis XIV’s Versailles, the structure of the Regia Villa is presented today as it was completed by the Arconati family in the late 18th century.
Fondazione Augusto Rancilio is hosting an exhibition by Chinese artist Angela Lyn entitled ‘On the Edge of Time’ that will be on display during the WAF Conference 2022 and open to all attendees.
Address: Villa Arconati-FAR, Via Fametta, 1, 20021 Castellazzo Milan, Italy
To book your accommodation, please find a Hotel Map link to see nearby hotels. We recommend you book early to avoid disappointment. Please note it is the responsibility of the delegates to book their accommodation.
BOOK YOUR PLACE
Full Access: 2 Days Of Unique Content + All Networking Functions: €430.00
Full Access: 2 Days Of Unique Content + All Networking Functions: €860.00
All Prices Exclude VAT
Click Here to find out more about our WAF Member programme. The annual fee is €350.00