We are pleased that so more talented young artists get the chance of sustainable development. (Similarly see: Childrens Defense Fund). We will systematically develop the work of the Lepsien Art Foundation and strengthen collaborations and partnerships in the core model. The funding year 2010/11 showed already very successful, how big is the encouragement of companies in the area of cultural corporate responsibility. Here lie great potentials for successful projects between international artists and companies. With the leading health insurance in the UAE DAMAN HEALTH INSURANCE, EID ART EDITION with the the Iraq-born this year has been the exclusive DAMAN Artists started Haure Madjid.
These developments we will continue and so creating added value for artists and companies.” According to Christian Lepsien, the high proportion of graduates and master students of the Art Academy in Dusseldorf is clearly a testimony of the close and good local cooperation of in recent years and the ties in Dusseldorf. We congratulate the five artists to the scholarship and look forward to an exciting promotion year 2011/12. We thank all art universities welcome the good and professional assistance, the Kunstakademie Dusseldorf is a special thanks.” Funding scheme 2011/2012 runs until the end of September 2012. Lepsien Art Foundation Dusseldorf – Abu Dhabi information about the Organization: the Lepsien Art Foundation is a dating back to private initiative non-profit organization (NPO), fully committed to the sustainable promotion of art & culture. The Organization was founded in 2005 by the passionate art collector and patron of the Christian Lepsien headquartered in Dusseldorf. The Lepsien Art Foundation is a purely private economic funded promotional organization. The Lepsien Art Foundation is led by Christian Lepsien (Chairman), Cindy Terebova (Deputy CEO / cultural management), as well as a five-member Advisory Board. The Lepsien Art Foundation awards annually 5 grants to international artists /-inside, which are selected by a jury in a public tender procedure. The programme includes Studio spaces, an exhibition per year, limited editions, and a catalogue of the year.