Stella Art Foundation

Stella Kesayeva, the wife of Russian entrepreneur Igor Kesayev and founder of the modern art support foundation named after herself, co-organized the exhibition of Ilya and Emilia Kabakov at the Hermitage, and curated the Russian pavilion at the Venetian Biennale three times, in 2011, 2013 and 2015. The mission of the Stella Art Foundation is to collect art for the future modern art museum, which Kesayeva intends to open some time in the next ten years. In the meantime, a part of the collection is on display at the Stella Art Foundation showroom.