25.02.2024 News

Generali launches art insurance in Austria, 2022

by ARTE Generali

  • Tailor-made product solutions for private art collectors
  • New offer in cooperation with international experts of the global unit of ARTE Generali
  • Expertise, service and insurance cover from a single source

Vienna/Munich - With Generali ARTE Insurance, Generali is expanding its modular product range. By cooperating with ARTE Generali, the Munich-based global business unit of Generali specialised in art insurance, Generali now also offers unique solutions to cover damage to works of art to Austrian private customers. Insurance cover is provided for destruction, damage and loss. These coverages, tailored to the needs of customers, are complemented by the high level of expertise and the dense network of ARTE Generali's art specialists.


Walter Kupec, Chief Insurance Officer Property/Casualty of Generali, is pleased to be able to support Austrian art collectors in their passion: "With ARTE Generali, we have unique technical, artistic and digital expertise to accompany our customers throughout their lives, also in the art field. This comprehensive all-risk coverage comprehensively safeguards personal art objects in the private sphere."


Jean Gazancon, CEO of ARTE Generali: " Austria has been for centuries a synonym for outstanding art. Great artists from Austria have shaped the art scene in Europe. Private collections, museums and galleries in Austria are renowned throughout the world. I am very pleased that ARTE Generali, together with Generali Versicherung in Austria, is finally able to bring its unique art insurance concept to the Austrian market."