Young Art Addicts

2018

Axel Vervoordt Kanaal

26.05.18 - YAA was very honoured to have an exclusive guided visit of the Axel & May Vervoordt foundation and the Axel Vervoordt Gallery at the newly opened Kanaal in Wijnegem.

The introduction about the history and the mean of this extraordinary place was given by Boris Vervoordt and Laure Decock. Artists shown in the Gallery were Jef Verheyen, Otto Boll and Chung Chang-Sup.

The Dinner was served in an unique location in the center of Antwerp - Plateau Royale overlooking the river. 

BRAFA ART FAIR

03.02.18 - YAA had the chance to visit BRAFA Art fair with certified guides who leaded us through the highlights of the contemporary art galleries at the fair, to name a few: Rodolphe Janssen,  Patrick De Brock, Gladstone, Meessen De Clercq, Axel Vervoordt and Guy Pieters. After the visit we were invited at the lounge of Delen Private Bank, where delicious champagne and canapés were offered to the young people.

Christie's - Rockefeller Collection 

04.03.18 - A wonderful and very interesting Sunday afternoon spent at Christie’s London visiting the highlights of the Rockefeller sale with Jessica Fertig – senior specialist of this sale of the century. The Young Art Addicts couldn’t more be impressed by these masterpieces and were hanging on every word of Jessica!

Followed by a visit of the Post-War and Contemporary evening sale with the dynamic and enthusiastic Bojana Popivic and Isabel Miller – cataloguers of the sale. To round up the afternoon, Frederic Maillard revealed us the secrets of how to evaluate a painting with examples in the PWC day sale. In short the perfect Sunday afternoon …