Conversation with Álvaro Saieh: “Art and Patronage. To transcend through art”
Alliance for Ibero-American Business Council
III Ibero-American CEAPI Congress, Madrid
Wednesday 2nd of October of 2019
On Wednesday, 2nd of October in the frame of the III Alliance for Ibero-American Business Council (CEAPI), Carmen Reviriego conversed with Álvaro Saieh, one of the most important patrons and art collectors on an international scale. He talked about his career as patron and art collector. Álvaro Saieh, who has led numerous projects in order to promote the arts both in Chile and in foreign countries, spoke about his philanthropic commitment from his experience as a businessman.
Álvaro Saieh is the president of the Corpartes Foundation and a business leader recognised worldwide for his contribution to the development of Chile and the region. His commitment with the arts has led him to promote important initiatives such as the creation of the foundation that he chairs. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Board of the Fundación de Amigos del Museo del Prado.