13, 14, 15 and 16 September the UWC Art for Impact took place with an auction evening and a sales exhibition. In total, € 110.275 was raised with this event. The proceeds from the auction, the sales exhibition and the lots will benefit the UWC scholarship fund, for the benefit of scholarships for Dutch young people at one of the seventeen UWC schools worldwide.
UWC Art for Impact is a high-level fundraising event in the field of art in Amsterdam, consisting of an art auction with the cooperation of UWC alumna and auctioneer Talita Teves (auction house AAG) and a sales exhibition with the cooperation of curator Melanie van Ogtrop (among others Stedelijk Museum Fonds). With an impressive list of renowned contemporary artists, an auction and a sales exhibition, the opportunity is offered to purchase beautiful works of art with UWC themes and at the same time offer opportunities to talented young people with diverse backgrounds. One artwork from a talented student from UWC Maastricht and one painting from an Outsider Art Gallery artist will also be exhibited.