Advisory Board

Fabiana Marenghi Vaselli Bond

Director, Fondazione Memmo (Rome, Italy)

Fabiana Bond is Director at Fondazione Memmo in Rome, where she specialises in Post–War European and Italian art.

Li Bing

Collector and founder of the Beijing He Jing Yuan Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Li Bing began collecting over twenty years ago and has become a strong voice in promoting contemporary art within China through the Art Collectors Club.

Frank Cohen

Collector (London, UK)

Frank Cohen is a leading collector of international contemporary and modern british art and is the co-founder of the Dairy Art Centre which showcases exhibitions of established contemporary artists and cutting edge projects.

Dr. Oei Hong Djien

Collector and curator, (Indonesia)

Dr. Oei Hong Djien's collection comprises more than 2500 modern and contemporary Indonesian artworks including paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs and video art.  He is the founder and curator of OHD Museum in Magelang, Central-Java, Indonesia. A compilation of his essays and selected lectures on Indonesian art was published in 2012.

Dominique and Sylvain Levy

Collectors (Paris, France)

Dominique and Sylvain Levy are founders of the DSL Collection, a large collection of Chinese contemporary art that includes paintings, sculpture, installation and video.

Sydney Picasso

Collector and Writer, (Paris, France)

Sydney Picasso is a leading collector who formerly served on the Acquisitions Committee of the Centre Pompidou, Paris.

Ramin Salsali

Collector and Founder of the Salsali Private Museum (Dubai, UAE)

Ramin Salsali is founder of the Salsali Private Museum (SPM), the first private museum for contemporary art in the region.

Thomas Shao

Collector, (Shanghai, China)

Thomas Shao is a collector and independent media magnate who founded the Modern Media Group as well as launching the Shao Foundation.

Charles Saumarez Smith CBE

Secretary and Chief Executive of the Royal Academy of Arts (London, UK)

Having previously held directorships at both the National Portrait Gallery and the National Gallery, Saumarez Smith took up his appointment as Chief Executive of the Royal Academy of Arts in September 2007.  Charles Saumarez Smith is a Governor of the University of Arts, London, an Honorary Fellow of Christ’s College, Cambridge, and has received honorary degrees from the Universities of London, Westminster, Sussex, East Anglia and Essex.

Bruno Wang

Founder, The Pure Land Foundation (London, UK)
Bruno Wang is a London-based Chinese businessman, philanthropist, cultural patron, and Founder of the Pure Land Foundation.