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Dutch Postcode Lottery's Goed Geld Gala 2017

8.2.2017 Dutch Postcode Lottery's Goed Geld Gala 2017

On 6 February 2017, the Dutch Postcode Lottery announced it will donate 341 million euros to charitable causes. The Prince Claus Fund was among the 110 non-profit organizations present and received an amount of 500,000 euros for supporting culture in spaces where resources...

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Peace Niche/ The Second Floor (T2F) receives Prince Claus Award in Pakistan

5.2.2017 Peace Niche/ The Second Floor (T2F) receives Prince Claus Award in Pakistan

On 5 February, Mahenaz Mahmud, former Chair of Peace Niche/ The Second Floor (T2F), received the 2016 Prince Claus Award from Her Excellency Jeannette Seppen, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Pakistan, at T2F. The award ceremony was part of a full-day curated event, including outdoor art activities, dance and musical performances and key note speeches by Her Excellency Jeannette Seppen...

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Call for Proposals: Arab Documentary Photography Program

1.2.2017 Call for Proposals: Arab Documentary Photography Program

The Prince Claus Fund (PCF) and the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) in partnership with the Magnum Foundation (MF) in New York, USA, are delighted to announce the fourth cycle of the Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP). Please note that applications go through the AFAC website and...

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Why is culture so important? Seven stories from seven countries…

1.2.2017 Why is culture so important? Seven stories from seven countries…

The Prince Claus Fund believes that culture builds bridges and promotes dialogue - between people, between cultures, between the present and the past. In every country, every community, every generation there are artists, thinkers, writers, creative people, whose voices should be welcomed. Here we share seven of our partners’ stories from seven countries...

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2016 Prince Claus Awards presented in Amsterdam

15.12.2016 2016 Prince Claus Awards presented in Amsterdam

Today in a ceremony at the Royal Palace Amsterdam, HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands presented six Prince Claus Awards for outstanding achievement in the field of culture and development. Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima and their Royal Highnesses Princess Laurentien, Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel of the...

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