AboutGlobal Patrons Council

Art Basel's Global Patrons Council consists of 154 leading private collectors from across the world, allowing Art Basel to engage even more deeply with private patrons of the arts in the development of its shows and other artworld initiatives.


Members of the Global Patrons Council

Shelley Fox Aarons & Philip E. Aarons
United States 

Abdullah Al-Turki
Saudi Arabia

Karen & Leon Amitai
Colombia

Tiqui Atencio
Venezuela

Pedro Barbosa
Brazil

Maria & Bill Bell
United States

Nitin Bhayana
India

Pontus Bonnier
Sweden

Laura Lee Brown & Steve Wilson
United States

Karen & Christian Boros
Germany

Irma & Norman Braman
United States

Edythe & Eli Broad
United States

Monique Burger
Hong Kong

Edouard Carmignac
France

Richard Chang
China

Rong-Chuan Chen
Taiwan

Kenneth Choe
Singapore

Isabel & Agustín Coppel
Mexico

Alberto Cortina Koplowitz
Spain

Dimitris Daskalopoulos
Greece

Nathalie & Charles de Gunzburg
United States

Rosa & Carlos de la Cruz
United States

Renée & Robert Drake
The Netherlands

Ulla Dreyfus-Best
Switzerland

Laurent Dumas
France

Füsun & Faruk Eczacıbaşı
Turkey

Oya Eczacıbaşı
Turkey

Carl Gustaf Ehrnrooth
Finland

Mandy & Clifford Einstein
United States

Ginevra Elkann
Italy

Bridgitt Evans
United States

Mara & Marcio Fainziliber
Brazil

Harald Falckenberg
Germany

Dana Farouki
United Arab Emirates

Marilyn & Larry Fields
United States

Wendy Fisher
South Africa

Ella Fontanals-Cisneros
United States

Amanda & Glenn R. Fuhrman
United States

Hideaki Fukutake
Japan

Thierry Gillier
France

Ingvild Goetz
Germany

Kathy & Steven J. Guttman
United States

Venke & Rolf A. Hoff
Norway

Susan & Michael Hort
United States

Guillaume Houzé
France

Dakis Joannou
Greece

Frédéric Jousset
France

Pamela Joyner & Alfred Giuffrida
United States

Christian Just Linde
Denmark

Erling Kagge
Norway

Naomi & John Milgrom Kaldor
Australia

Pauline Karpidas
United Kingdom

Phillip Keir
Australia

Higgin Kim
South Korea

Pamela & Richard Kramlich
United States

Jill & Peter Kraus
United States

Liz & Eric Lefkofsky

United States

Alan Lo
Hong Kong

Eugenio López Alonso
Mexico

Manish Maker
India

Martin Z. Margulies
United States

Catherine & Donald Marron
United States

Daniela Memmo d'Amelio
Italy

Daisuke Miyatsu
Japan

Catriona & Simon Mordant
Australia

Kiran Nadar
India

Judith Neilson
Australia

Genny & Selmo Nissenbaum
Brazil

Takeo Obayashi
Japan

Thomas Ou
Hong Kong

Irene Panagopoulos
Greece

Marsha & Jeffrey Perelman
United States

Amy & John Phelan
United States

Lekha & Anupam Poddar
India

Cecilia & Ernesto Poma
United States

Cindy & Howard Rachofsky
United States

Laura Rapp & Jay Smith
Canada

Bob Rennie & Carey Fouks
Canada

Mima & César Reyes
Puerto Rico

Michael Ringier
Switzerland

Craig Robins
United States

Mera & Don Rubell
United States

Michelle & Jason Rubell
United States

Beth Rudin DeWoody & Firooz Zahedi
United States

Elham & Tony Salamé
Lebanon

Muriel & Freddy Salem
Lebanon

Patrizia Sandretto Re Rebaudengo
Italy

Debra & Dennis Scholl
United States

Alan Schwartz
Canada

Alain Servais
Belgium

Thomas Shao
China

Leo Shih
Taiwan

Uli Sigg
Switzerland

Peter Simon
United Kingdom

Norah & Norman Stone
United States

Christen Sveaas
Norway

Beth Swofford
United States

Ryutaro Takahashi
Japan

Lauren & Benedikt Taschen
United States

Rudy Tseng
Taiwan

Walter Vanhaerents
Belgium

Patricia & Juan Vergez
Argentina

Heinrich A. Vischer
Switzerland

Robert S. Wennett & Mario Cader-Frech
United States

Christen & Derek Wilson
United States 

Yang Bin
China

Anita & Poju Zabludowicz
United Kingdom