Isabelle Kowal
President of the Friends of the Palais de Tokyo Prize 

French, English
Specialty: Multidisciplinary

Passionate about contemporary and living art, Isabelle Kowal, a graduate of Sciences Po Paris, with training at the Beaux-Arts de Paris, is a collector and actively involved in the development of the emerging scene.

She has just been named president of the Prix des Amis du Palais de Tokyo.

As a member of the board of directors of the Friends of the Palais de Tokyo, she is active in the life and development of theassociation whose moto is "close to the artists".

A course resolutely committed to defend and promote the emerging scene and the links between Europe and the United States, whether by

- Artist residencies in Miami, Montreal, New York, Ardêche,
- The direction of a contemporary art foundation, Arsenal Contemporary New York
- Curating exhibitions and supporting the production of works ( crossing the line festival in New York with FiaF, IDEA Miami, Spririt Your Mind Miami...)
- In collectors' associations (President's Circle Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Board member Locust Projects Miami, LFNY Culture Circle, International Circle Centre Pompidou, setting up the partnership with the Villa Albertine for the artists of the Marcel Duchamp Prize of the ADIAF,...)