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Arab Documentary Photography Program 2017

12.7.2017 Arab Documentary Photography Program 2017

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture - AFAC, Prince Claus Fund - PCF and Magnum Foundation - MF are happy to announce the selection of the latest group of grantees for the fourth cycle of...

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Nineveh. Capital of a World Empire at Rijksmuseum van Oudheden

21.6.2017 Nineveh. Capital of a World Empire at Rijksmuseum van Oudheden

Nineveh, 2,700 years ago was the capital of the mighty Assyrian empire and the largest city of the world. The Rijksmuseum van Oudheden brings together 250 of Nineveh's top pieces from international museums, for the first time since their discovery over 180 years ago. The Prince Claus Fund financially supports this exhibition and its Cultural Emergency Response programme will be featured in its threats...

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Closed Call: Prince Claus Fund Network Partnership

19.6.2017 Closed Call: Prince Claus Fund Network Partnership

The Prince Claus Fund call for proposals for the Network Partnership Grant is now closed. The Call was open to cultural organisations operating in Latin America, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe (Only countries from the regions listed in the DAC List were eligible to apply for this grant). The Fund and its Partners...

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul receives Prince Claus Award in Bangkok

14.6.2017 Apichatpong Weerasethakul receives Prince Claus Award in Bangkok

On Tuesday 13 June, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands HE Mr. Karel Hartogh presented the Principal Prince Claus Award to Apichatpong Weerasethakul at the Ambassador’s residence in Bangkok. Apichatpong Weerasethakul (1970, Khon Kaen) is an artist and a leader of Thailand’s independent cinema movement.

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documenta 14: Sahel Opera book and film

7.6.2017 documenta 14: Sahel Opera book and film

The Prince Claus Fund is excited to announce a book and film about the Sahel Opera – Bintou Wéré: African Opera by Koulsy Lamko and An Opera of the World by filmmaker Manthia Diawara. The book will be presented on 9 June 2017 at documenta 14 in Kassel following the German premiere of An Opera of the World. Both the book and film will be launched in Amsterdam...

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