Art and Law Atelier Organization

25 November 2019 – Art and Law Atelier Organization


On November 25th, we hosted  the “Art and Law” atelier together with SYZ Private Banking and with the contribution of IDR Group at Esma Sultan Mansion. The atelier aimed to offer a discussion forum on the salient legal aspects of creating, investing in,  managing, and displaying works of fine art through the participation of art lovers, collectors of art, specialists, and representatives from art galleries and art museums, while considering the managing and structuring of art collections as part of one’s wealth in effectively avoiding disputes and unpleasant experiences. Our senior partner Ümit Hergüner, Prof. Arzu Doğan (Ankara University, Director of Intellectual Property Law Research Center), and our managing partner Kayra Üçer moderated the three-session panel discussion where Eric Syz (Syz Private Banking, Chairman), Ferit Meriçten (Ferko Construction, Chairman), Moiz Zilberman (Zilberman Gallery, Founder), Beral Madra (BM Çağdaş Sanat Merkezi, Curator and Art Critic), Olgaç Artam (Antik A.Ş., BOD Member), Tim Maxwell (Charles Russell Speechlys, London, Partner), Rudy Capildeo (Charles Russell Speechlys, London, Partner), Dr. Serhat Eskiyörük (Asst. Professor, Istanbul Altınbaş University Law School / IDR Group), Nicolas Syz (SYZ Private Banking, Head of Wealth Management), Ayda Elgiz Güreli (Elgiz Museum, BOD Member), Saruhan Doğan (T-Bank, Executive Vice President- Arter Museum, BOD member), and Haldun Dostoğlu (Galeri Nev, Founder) participated as speakers.