The International Association of Art Critics (AICA), is a NGO, founded in 1950 under the patronage of UNESCO, whose
objective it is to support art criticism in all its forms, worldwide and to keep pace with its changing disciplines.
AICA’s head office, located in Paris, represents and promotes the activities of the Association’s 4,500 members, grouped into 63 different Sections, throughout the world. The Association overheads are entirely financed by the
subscriptions of its Ordinary Members, Honorary Members and Patrons.