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Museo Picasso Málaga

Museo Picasso Málaga is governed by the Fundación Museo Picasso Málaga. Legado Paul, Christine y Bernard Ruiz-Picasso, which holds full legal rights and the beneficiary title of the collection and the Museum holdings and is the owner of the Palacio de Buenavista, the institution’s headquarters.

The aim of the Fundación Museo Picasso Málaga. Legado Paul, Christine y Bernard Ruiz-Picasso is to ensure that the work of Pablo Picasso is conserved, exhibited, studied and circulated. It sees Museo Picasso Málaga as a centre for cultural and social projection and promotion, which people will visit not only to enjoy its holdings, but also to participate in educational activities and benefit from cultural services.

Juan Manuel Moreno Bonilla, President of the Autonomous Government of Andalusia (Junta de Andalucía), and Christine Ruiz-Picasso have been designated Honorary Presidents of the foundation. The Junta de Andalucía’s Minister for Culture and Heritage, Patricia del Pozo, chairs the Board of Trustees, which is currently composed of 22 members, with Christine and Bernard Ruiz-Picasso and Juan Alfonso Martos as lifetime trustees. 

Christine Ruiz-Picasso is a Trustee/Legatee, and Bernard Ruiz-Picasso is Second Vice-president. 

board of trustees

Honorary Presidents
- Mr. Juan Manuel Moreno Bonilla, as President of the Regional Government of Andalusia.
- Ms. Christine Ruiz-Picasso.

Lifetime Trustees
- Ms. Christine Ruiz-Picasso, Trustee/Legatee.
- Mr. Bernard Ruiz-Picasso, President of the Executive Board and Deputy Vice-President of the Board of Trustees.
- Mr. Juan Alfonso Martos y Azlor de Aragón, Duke of Granada de Ega.

Ex-Officio Trustees
- The head of the Junta de Andalucía’s Department of Tourism, Culture and Sports. Chair of the Board of Trustees.
- Three people holding positions in the Junta de Andalucía, proposed by the head of the Department in charge of Cultural matters.
- The head of the Government Delegation at the Junta de Andalucia in Málaga.
- The head of the Málaga Delegation of the Department at the Junta de Andalucía in charge of Cultural matters.

Other Trustees
- Ms. Almine Ruiz-Picasso
- Ms. María Paz Temboury Villarejo
- Ms. Paloma Alarcó Canosa
- Mr. Pedro López Jiménez
- Mr. Francisco de la Torre Prados

Honorary Trustees
- Mr. Miquel Iceta, as Minister of Education, Culture and Sports
- Mr. Francisco Salado, as Head of Málaga Provincial Council
- Mr. Emilio Cassinello Aubán
- Mr. Braulio Medel Cámara
- Mr. Carlos Zurita Delgado, Duke of Soria

Secretary of the Board of Trustees (no trustee)
- Mr. José Mª Rodríguez-Ponga Salamanca

Executive Board

- Mr. Bernard Ruiz-Picasso 
- Ms. Patricia del Pozo
- Ms. Mar Sánchez Estrella
- Mr. José Manuel Dastis Adame
- Ms. Paloma Alarcó Canosa
- Mr. Pedro López Jiménez
Non-voting Board-member
- Mr. José María Rodríguez-Ponga Salamanca
- Mr. José Manuel Dastis Adame