An introduction to Sunil Vilas
Sunil Vilas has an extensive 38-year track record in spearheading the development of the international contemporary art and photography markets and making significant contributions to arts and culture, health and wellness, and charitable and non-profit organizations. Throughout his career, he has steadfastly committed to overseeing and establishing successful companies, organizations, and groups while implementing long-term strategies to ensure sustainable benefits within each respective sector.
During the early 1980s, Sunil established an advertising agency in Zambia, where he exclusively collaborated with prominent entities such as Standard Bank and Royal Swazi Airways, playing a pivotal role in the conceptualization and execution of their advertising campaigns. Concurrently, he assumed the position of Managing Director at Photo Art Centre (Zambia Ltd) & Photo Art International.
1984 Sunil established ICAS Vilas Fine Art in Letchworth Garden City, UK. As Creative Director, curator, and agent for artists, he adeptly guided the evolution of international art within the institution, organizing fascinating exhibitions that amalgamated an eclectic collection from diverse corners of the globe.
From December 1995 to September 2013, Sunil served as an esteemed governor and trustee for the Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation. During his tenure, he actively engaged in numerous projects encompassing arts and culture, education, health and well-being, and charitable initiatives, all of which were instrumental in advancing the long-term vision of the World’s First Garden City.
Since 2010, Sunil has co-founded a non-profit educational charity, Inner Peace Centre (IPC), catering to the local community in Letchworth Garden City. This noteworthy initiative focuses on delivering comprehensive wellness programs centred around meditation and yoga for educational purposes. In addition, he has been an active participant in the fundraising committee responsible for generating funds exceeding £60,000 in support of the Garden House Hospice Letchworth.
Sunil Vilas’ extensive professional background and contributions exemplify his unwavering dedication to art, culture, and community welfare. His multifaceted expertise and tireless endeavours have impacted various sectors, enriching the lives of individuals and communities alike. And his diverse experiences and visionary leadership have consistently fuelled the successful realization of projects and initiatives, leaving an indelible impact on each sector he engages with.
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