Nicolas Bellavance-Lecompte is a contemporary design specialist, architect and curator based in Milan. Nicolas’ commitment to collectible design drove him to co-found the traveling showcase NOMAD held so far in Monaco, St. Moritz and Venice, which has already established a strong and international network of collectors, design patrons, strategic partners and gallerists. He also co-founded Carwan Gallery in Beirut, the first contemporary design gallery of the Middle East, where he serves as Art Director. Nicolas has curated more than fifty design exhibitions for private galleries, museums and institutions. He has recently been appointed Art Director of the Fonderia Artistica Battaglia design department, the historic bronze foundry in Milan.