New chief executive for art fair Tefaf
Nanne Coverage is the new chairman of The European Fine Art Foundation (TEFAF), the famous international contemporary art fair that in our country every year in Maastricht takes place. He follows Willem van Roijen.
Cover was connected to the National Ballet, the Royal Collections of the House of Orange-Nassau and the auction house Sotheby’s. In the mid nineties he moved to New York, where he is consulting firm and gallery Nanne Coverage Fine Arts founded.
There is searched for “someone with extensive experience in both the institutional and private sectors of the art market, but also a chairman who has a leading role in the rapid changes of TEFAF,” says Van Roijen Tuesday.
“Coverage does not only amply to this profile, he lives and works since 1996 in New York. Because of this, he has vast knowledge and experience with the TEFAF and our dealers increasingly important North American market.”