Yann Jurez Lancien joined WMF Europe as Project Manager in 2012. He received his D.E.A. (French postgraduate diploma) in art history from the Sorbonne in 1992 specializing in medieval art and architecture with a particular focus on stained glasses and wall paintings. Before joining WMF he was an account manager in the casting workshop of the Louvre Museum. Among his duties in the casting workshop, he managed a database containing over 4,000 moulds made from 1794 to present. He also managed the relationship between the workshop's activities and its partners, including personnel at the Réunion des Musées Nationaux et du Grand Palais des Champs-Elysées, regional and local authorities in France, and institutions abroad. He has also studied painting restoration and gilding for many years.
Projects Manager, WMF Europe