Culture is a basic need

Culture has an impact. Culture transforms lives. Culture is a Basic need

Calling for Shahidual Alam's release

Shahidul Alam Detained

Together with World Press Photo and Free Press Unlimited, we are calling for the release of Shahidul Alam. The renowned photographer, activist, and our network partner, was arrested in Bangladesh on 5 August. He is still in jail.


TRANS//FORM the City

Four Nights of Hip Hop in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht, and Leeuwarden coming up 25-31 October



#YCreate is a digital movement powered by the Prince Claus Fund. We ask the next generation about their views on art & culture

© Zanele Muholi  Courtesy Of Stevenson Cape Townjohannesburg And Yancey Richardson New York

A Sheet of Paper Can Become a Knife

Our next exhibition opens 8 November! Works by contemporary artists & Prince Claus Laureates connected by the struggle against violence

Photo By Siphosihle Mkhwanazi  Market Photo Workshop Cropped

Announcing the 2018 Prince Claus Awards

Market Photo Workshop is our 2018 Principal Prince Claus Laureate! We're honouring seven outstanding individuals and organisations this year

2018 Open Call Documentary Heritage Page

Open Call: First Aid to Documentary Heritage under Threat

Together with Whiting Foundation, we're now accepting applications for our 'Documentary Heritage under Threat' Call for proposals

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Chair of the Board - Bestuursvoorzitter

Starting 1 January, we are looking for a Chair of the Board. Vacancy in Dutch only. Het Fonds zoekt per 1 januari een Bestuursvoorzitter.

Development and progress can be realised only by people themselves, in an environment where there is respect for one's own culture...

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