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Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Launching new endowment fund of the State Tretyakov Gallery

At the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum 6 June 2019 the State Tretyakov Gallery and the Vladimir Potanin Foundation announced launching the museum’s endowment

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Annual Report 2018

An overview of the Foundation’s programmatic activities during the past year and our priorities for 2019 are now available in English

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20 participants selected to take part in the EFC Philanthropic Leadership Platform: Russia- Europe 2019

The European Foundation Centre and the Vladimir Potanin Foundation have selected 20 participants from Russia and Europe to take part in the Philanthropic Leadership Platform:

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Applications are now accepted for participation in the Endowments 2020 forum

This year, we are going to discuss partnership and collaboration, participatory design, and the opportunities offered by endowments for combining resources and efforts to achieve a mutual goal

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Dear Friends,

I have been engaged in philanthropy for more than twenty years. It has become an important part of my life. In 1999 I created a philanthropic foundation in order to implement projects in education, culture and philanthropy development in a truly effective manner. 

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Vladimir Potanin

Our mission

We develop a philanthropy culture, uniting creative professionals who play a key role in solving current public issues and achieve sustainable social change.

We provide opportunities for new ideas and create a favorable environment to make them come true.

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15 november 2019
The Foundation Takes Part in Discussions Related to Issues of Curatorship in the Regions

During the meeting, experts discussed the possibilities of promoting contemporary art in regions across the country

15 november 2019
The discussion panel “THEATRUM 2020: Expanding the Scope of Collaboration Between Theater and Museum” was held at the Cultural Forum

Participants from Russia and abroad discussed both Russian and international experiences, best practices, and relevant questions relating to the promotion of collaboration between museums and theaters

14 november 2019
A brief discussion on endowment funds took place during the Cultural Forum

It concluded with an award ceremony for Svyatoslav Perekhozhev and Vladimir Louzan Foundation, recipients of the Foundation grant

13 november 2019
Applications are now accepted for participation in the Endowments 2020 forum

This year, we are going to discuss partnership and collaboration, participatory design, and the opportunities offered by endowments for combining resources and efforts to achieve a mutual goal