The Foundation

The Board of Directors


The Competition is placed under the High Patronage of the President of the Republic

  • The Minister of Culture 
  • The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Europe 
  • The Minister of the Interior 
  • The Mayor of Paris
  • The Permanent Secretary of the Academy of Fine Arts
  • The President of the Long-Thibaud Foundation
  • His Excellency Mr François Bujon de l'Estang, Ambassador of France
  • Mr. Michel Boyon, Honorary State Counselor
  • Mr. Bernard Volker, former President of the Foundation
  • Mr. Pascal Michard, Chairman of AEMA
  • Mr. Hisashi Hieda, Chief executive officer at Fuji Media Holdings, Inc, and Chairman of the Japan Art Association.