Forums 2012

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Forums 2012

Feria de Madrid
Apdo. de Correos 67.067
28042 Madrid
February 15th, 2012 - February 19th, 2012
Opening: January 21st, 2012 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

(+34) 91 722 30 00


Forum Auditorium, Hall 10. Open to Public

15th Wednesday. From 6 to 7:30 pm.

Open Forum: The Contemporary Art System in Italy: Between Public Museums and Private Foundations.
Organised by: Instituto Italiano de Cultura de Madrid.
Pio Baldi, President, MAXXI Museum, Rome, ITALY.
Andrea Bellini, Director, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Castello di Rivoli, Torino, ITALY.
Ginevra Elkann, President, Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Torino, ITALY.
Alessandro Panza, Panza di Biumo Collection, Milan, ITALY.

16th Thursday. From 12:30 to 2 pm.

Collecting Forum: Case Study: Corporate Contemporary Art Collections.
Aline Pujo, President, IACCCA (International Association of Corporate Collections of Contemporary Art), Paris, FRANCE.
Sabrina Kamstra, President, VBCN Dutch Association of Corporate Art Collections, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS.
Ulrich Guntram, President, Kulturkreis, Berlin, GERMANY.
Jo-Ann Kane Curator, National Bank Financial Group Art Collection, Montréal, CANADA.
Arnold Witte, Professor in cultural policy, Amsterdam University, THE NETHERLANDS.

16th Thursday. From 4 to 5:30 pm.

Collecting Forum: How to Build a Good Collection 1.
Sponsored by Fundación Banco Santander.
Directed by: Rosa Martínez, Independent Curator, 2005 Venice Biennale Director, Barcelona, SPAIN.
Mera & Don Rubell, Collectors, Miami, USA.
Juan & Patricia Vergez, Collectors, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA.
Joop van Caldenborgh, Collector, Wassenaar, THE NETHERLANDS.
Farhad Farjam, Collector, Dubai, UAE.

16th Thursday. From 6 to 7:30 pm.

Open Forum
Organised by: Goethe-Institut

17th Friday. From 12:30 to 14 h.

Collecting Forum: Case Study: Art Advisors on building a collection
Director: Amy Goldrich, Lawyer and Collector, New York, USA.
Michael Danoff, Art Advisor, New York, USA.
Marc-Jan Van Laake, Bergman & Van Laake Intermediaries, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS.
Carmen Zita, Art Advisor, New York, USA.

17thFriday. From 4 to 5:30 pm.

Collecting Forum: How to Build a Good Collection 2.
Sponsored by Fundación Banco Santander.
Directed by: Rosa Martínez
Gunnar B. Kvaran, Director, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art Oslo, NORWEY.
Rafael Londoño, Colección Maraloto, Bogotá, COLOMBIA.
Han Nefkens, Collector, Barcelona, SPAIN.
David Neuman, Director, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, SWEDEN.
Wang Zhiyuan, Artist and Curator, White Rabbit Contemporary Chinese Art Collection, Chippendale, AUSTRALIA.

17thFriday. From 6 to 7:30 pm.

Open Forum: Contemporary Art and Sponsorship. The Sponsorship in the World of the XXI
Directed by: Ramón Pernas, Director, “Ámbito Cultural” de “El Corte Inglés”, Madrid, SPAIN.
Alfonso de la Torre (moderator), theoretician and art critic, Madrid, SPAIN.
Claudio Castiglione, General Manager, Tod’s, Milano, ITALY.
Anne-Catherine Grimal, VP Art & Culture Europe & Americas, Louis Vuitton; Director of Communication, Fondation Louis Vuitton pour la Création, Paris, FRANCE.

18th Saturday. From 12:30 to 2 pm.

Collecting Forum: Case Study: Contemporary Art Purchasing Groups in Belgium.
Organised by: Neos Collection.
Thierry Lambot, President, Neos Collection, Brussels, BELGIUM.
Pierre Sterckx, Art critic, Paris, FRANCE.
Erno Vroonen, Curatorial advisor, Groeninghe Collectif, Brugge, BELGIUM.

18th Saturday. From 4 to 5:30 pm.

Collecting Forum: Private Spaces and Personal Visions.
Sponsored by Fundación Banco Santander.
Directed by: Peter Doroshenko, Director, Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, USA.
Eugenio López, Collector, Júmex Collection, Mexico D.F., MEXICO.
Axel & Barbara Haubrok, Collectors, Berlin, GERMANY.
Mark Vanmoerkerke, Collector, Ostende, BELGIUM.
Mera & Don Rubell, Collectors, Miami, USA.

18th Saturday. From 6 to 7:30 pm.

Open Forum: The New Paper in Art. Forum of New Contemporary Art Magazines.
Directed by: Alberto Sánchez Balmisa, Art critic and Independent Curator, Madrid, SPAIN.
Marc Valli, Elephant, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS.
Alessio Ascari, Kaleidoscope, Milan, ITALY.
Kristina Lee Podesva, Fillip, Vancouver, CANADA.

19thSunday. From 12:30 to 2 pm.

Collecting Forum: More than Collecting in Spain.
Organised by: Maribel López, Commercial Manager, ARCOmadrid, Madrid, SPAIN.
Fernando Mª Centenera Jaraba, Collector, Guadalajara, SPAIN.
Pilar Citoler, Collector, Madrid, SPAIN.
Roser Figueras, Cal Cego, Barcelona, SPAIN.
Carlos Rosón, Collector, Pontevedra, SPAIN.

19thSunday. From 4 to 5:30 pm.

Open Forum: Asian Maps.
Organised by: Casa Asia.
Directed by: Menene Gras, Exhibition and Cultural Programs Director, Casa Asia, Madrid/Barcelona, SPAIN.
Janet Chan, Research Coordinator, Asian Art Archive, Hong Kong, CHINA.
Kate Nicholson, Executive Editor, Art Radar Asia, Hong Kong, CHINA.