Acquisitions Committee

The Acquisitions Committee

The Acquisitions Committee of the Public Institution of the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac, established by Article 18 of the decree of December 9 2004, is chaired by the president of the institution: 

  • Stéphane Martin, President of the Public Institution of the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac

In addition to the president, it comprises eighteen member:

  • Marie-Christine Labourdette, Director of Musées de France or her representative
  • Roger Genet, General Director of Research and Innovation or his representative 
  • Louis Schweitzer, President of the Friends Society of the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac or his representative
  • Yves Le Fur, Director of the Heritage and Collections Department
  • Frédéric Keck, Director of the Research and Education Department 
  • Emmanuel Kasarhérou, Assistant Director of the Heritage and Collections Department, Head of the Scientific Coordination of Collections
  • Lucile Grand, Assistant Director of the Heritage and Collections Department, Head of the Media Library

Two members elected

for two years from the heads of collections in office within the institution (from October 16 2013)

  • André Delpuech, Head of the Heritage Unit of the Americas Collections
  • Julien Rousseau, Scientific Head of the Asia Collections 

Appointed members

Eight members appointed by joint decree of the ministries of higher education, research and culture for a renewable three-year term (decree of October 16 2014).  

  • Steve Bourget, Curator of the Americas Department of the Ethnographic Museum of Geneva
  • Dominique de Font-Réaulx, Director of the Musée Eugène Delacroix
  • Antoine de Galbert, President of the Fondation La Maison Rouge
  • Christian Kaufman, Anthropologist
  • Hélène Leloup, Collector
  • Jean-Louis Paudrat, Academic
  • Bruno Roger, President of the International Festival of Lyrical Art of Aix-en-Provence, President of the Decorative Arts
  • Samuel Sidibé, General Director of the National Museum of Mali