The Art Law Foundation aims to promote and coordinate, on a national and international level, the work and research on the most topical questions related to art and cultural heritage law.
The Foundation also supports the activities of the academic Art-Law Centre.

Foundation’s news

Negotiating the Human: Justice, Ethics and Culture in Dealing with Human Remains

Wednesday September 7th, 2022

Human remains held by private or public entities (museums, universities, private collections, etc.) or retrieved from places of conflict raise numerous scientific, legal, ethical and social questions and call for special reflection. This is due to their specific status which differentiates them from other items of cultural heritage. The Art-Law Centre of the University of... View Article

Conference recording | Copyright and Foundations

Tuesday March 8th, 2022

The video of the Philanthropy Lunch “Foundations and copyright: challenges and risks” is now available! Watch the interventions of Constanze Semmelmann, Prof. Philippe Meier and Prof. Xavier Oberson, moderated by Dr Anne Laure Bandle. Video: Event co-organised with the Centre for Philanthropy of the University of Geneva


25 November 2022
12:15pm - 2:00pm

Exclusive Members Event: Biennale heart@geneva

We are delighted to invite you to our next “exclusive members” event, for a visit of the third biennale of the artistic association heart@geneva  on Friday 25th November 2022 at 12:15 p.m. We will meet at the entrance of the Grand Theatre (Place de Neuve, 1204 Geneva), where we will be welcomed by Mrs Marietta B. Bieri, President and Curator of... View Article

4 November 2022

Exclusive Members Event: Legendary and Unique Watches

Thanks to the kind cooperation of Christie’s, we are delighted to invite you to our next “exclusive members” event on Friday 4th November at noon, at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues (Quai des Bergues 33, 1201 Geneva) We will be welcomed by Mrs Jenna Moreira, Business Development & Events Manager. Then we will have the privilege of a private tour... View Article

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