Members of the Executive Committee of the International Organization of Folk Art (IOV), headed by a president from the Kingdom of Bahrain, concluded their seventh official meeting in Linz, the third biggest Austrian city, during the last week of November. Their meeting coincided with an elite scientific conference, honoring the late IOV Founder, Alexander Veigl. […]
During the General Assembly in Bergamo (Italy), delegations from 37 countries elected the new Executive Committee of IOV. On the picture from left to right: Fabrizio Cattaneo (Secretary), Marcel Oelbrandt (Secretary-General), Hans Holz (Vice-President), new IOV President Ali Khalifa, next to Honorary President Carmen Padilla, Emma Chen Höfler (Vice-President) and Henk Huijser (Treasurer).