Doha, 16 March, 2016: Qatar Insurance Company (QIC), Qatar’s leading insurer is the official insurer of The New York Times Art for Tomorrow conference. Staged at the W Hotel, the Art for Tomorrow conference commenced from 12th March. The event was attended by Her Excellency Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani.
Speaking on this important collaboration Mr. Salem Al Mannai, Deputy Group President & CEO QIC – MENA region said, “We are delighted to partner with a high profile and prestigious event such as this. Not only does it demonstrate our commitment and support to the growing art industry, but it also underpins our efforts in raising awareness about the benefits of Fine Art Insurance. ”
He further added, “A vast majority of Qataris and expatriates living in Doha are connoisseurs of art and like decorating their homes with expensive artwork, murals, and antiques. By insuring their art collection, they can protect their pieces of art against any damage or attempt of burglary.”
Art for Tomorrow brings together world-famous artists and architects, with leading museum directors, urban developers, policy-makers and financiers to address critical issues and their impact on the creative cities of tomorrow.