Volterra-Detroit Foundation


Volterra-Detroit Foundation – about

The Volterra – Detroit Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public non-profit foundation, which has been created by the Alumni and Faculty of the School of Architecture University of Detroit Mercy to fund the renovation and adaptation of the building of the former Art School in Volterra (Italy) for the Volterra International Residential College. The Volterra-Detroit Foundation, supported by the UDM SOA...


Foundation – Patrons

We gratefully acknowledge the generosity and support of all of you whose contributions helped to create the Volterra International Residential College. We now proudly display your names at the Donor Wall in the Exhibition Room of the facility. Alabaster level Paul Britten Traverse City, MI Warren Loranger Sarasota, FL Cherry Peirce Port Clinton, OH Michael J. Marz Akron, OH Antonio...

Foundation – Contact

Volterra-Detroit Foundation Italy and Volterra International Residential College address: Piazza Marcello Inghirami 15 Volterra (PI) 56048 ITALY Volterra-Detroit Foundation US address: Volterra-Detroit Foundation 2708 Ferncliff Ave Royal Oak, MI 48073 USA Contact list: In the US: Wladyslaw Fuchs President Volterra-Detroit Foundation cell: (001)248.990.3384 email: wladek.fuchs(at)volterra-detroit.org In Volterra: Giulia Munday Program Director Volterra International Residential College cell: (011.39)348.269.0954 email: giulia.munday(at)olterra-detroit.org


Volterra International Residential College – Building renovation

The actual renovation work of the Volterra International Residential College took only 30 weeks to complete. Just to make it clear, it took almost three years to get to that point. The primary obstacle was the archives in the building. Ultimately, they have been moved to a new, beautiful location outside of the city walls. From that point everything started...


Bruno Leon (1924-2013)

Bruno Leon (1924-2013) “The school’s basic concept of an architect is that of an individual with interests that encompass the entire range of significant activities related to the human condition.” Bruno Leon, June, 1964 Dean of the School of Architecture University of Detroit 1964-1992 Founder of the UofD/UDM School of Architecture summer study program in Volterra, Italy Biography: “Architecture is...

Foundation – Public Documents

Volterra-Detroit Foundation Public documents The Volterra-Detroit Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public non-profit organization, and therefore required to make all financial documents publicly available. 1. Volterra-Detroit Foundation Registration Document (2010) 2. Volterra-Detroit Foundation Bylaws (2010) 3. Volterra-Detroit Foundation Non-profit status decision (2010) Financial Documents 2015 Financial Report 2015 Tax Return 2015 Financial Documents 2014 Financial Report 2014 Tax Return 2014 Financial Documents 2013 Financial...