Utopiana’s activities are directed by Anna Barseghian in close collaboration with Stefan Kristensen and Isabelle Papaloïzos (members of the committee), and the group Plantopic. The association has twenty active members.
The association was founded in 2001 by Anna Barseghian and Stefan Kristensen. Since then Anna has organized projects mainly in Armenia, and beginning in 2010 in Geneva as well. In 2003, a sister organization was created in Yerevan (www.utopiana.am).
Committee of the association :
President: Gérard Deshusses, teacher
Treasurer: Stefan Kristensen, philosopher, researcher, University of Geneva, Department of Art History
Irma Cilacian, architect Gandolfi + Cilacian
Isabelle Papaloïzos, art historian, independent curator, visual arts workshop theorist, CFPAA
Cathy Day, teacher, Cycle orientation Bois-Caran
Anna Barseghian, Utopiana director, artist and independent curator