The Lepsien Art Foundation is a charity non-profit-organization, founded by the German art collector Christian Lepsien in Düsseldorf 2005 with the target to provide and maintain a sustainable level of support and patronage for art and culture. The management of the foundation consists of Mr. Christian Lepsien as the Director, Mrs. Cindy Tereba, as Deputy Director, the Curator Dr. Necmi Sönmez and a Supervisory Board with in total five members. The Lepsien Art Foundation runs the international scholarship program on an annual basis and is awarding five scholarships to international artist per year. The scholarship program includes free studios, exhibitions, limited editions and an annual catalogue.