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

Certificate of Advanced Studies in International Cultural Heritage Law

Tuesday July 13th, 2021

We are pleased to inform you about a new continuing education programme launched by the Art-Law Centre and the UNESCO Chair in the International Law of the Protection of Cultural Heritage of the University of Geneva. Certificate of Advanced Studies in International Cultural Heritage Law Art and cultural heritage are today more than ever at the... View Article

RAM in the Gazette Drouot

Tuesday March 2nd, 2021

La Gazette Drouot looks back on the 5th annual conference of the Responsible Art Market (RAM) initiative in February 2021 with a detailed report. You can read it here.


11 November 2021

Art transactions: risks and liabilities

The annual conference of the Art Law Foundation (ALF) and the Art Law Centre will address the main risks that can arise in transactions involving works of art and cultural property. The aim of this day is to examine the role of each actor involved in the transaction, such as the seller, the broker, the art dealer, the expert and the buyer. Themes covered will include ownership and provenance, authenticity and origin of funds, cross-border aspects, auction guarantees and contractual relations.

14 July 2021
12 noon

Exclusive members’ event | Jewels Online: The Geneva Edit

Thanks to the kind cooperation of our partner Christie’s, we are delighted to invite you to an additional exclusive members event on Wednesday 14 July 2021, at 12 noon, at the Galerie Bailly(Rue de l’Hôtel de Ville 10, 1204 Geneva). We will be welcomed by Mrs Estelle Schiefelbusch. Mrs Marie-Cécile Cisamolo, Jewelry Specialist at Christie’s, will guide us through... View Article


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