Culture is a basic need

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

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We're so excited for this additional support from the Dutch Postcode Lottery! The Lottery supports 117 non-profit organisations that are working toward a fairer, greener world. With this generous donation, we’ll be able to expand our work supporting culture under pressure. Thank you to the Postcode Lottery and all its 3 million participants!

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An evening about Amar Kanwar at EYE

Join us on 26 March at Eye Filmmuseum for an evening of discussion and films by 2017 Prince Claus Laureate Amar Kanwar

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Exhibition: A Sheet of Paper Can Become a Knife

Visit us at our Gallery for works by contemporary artists & Prince Claus Laureates connected by the struggle against violence


Parrtnership with TEFAF

This year TEFAF is supporting our heritage response efforts in Sudan. Find out more by visiting our stand at TEFAF Maastricht from 15 March

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New Handbook for Saving Heritage

Free to download! Together with ICCROM we’ve created an innovative handbook and toolkit on First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis


Open Call: Arab Documentary Photography Programme

We delighted to announce the sixth cycle of the Arab Documentary Photography Programme (ADPP), together with AFACF and Magnum Foundation



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

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Concern for Lu Guang: Photographer and Laureate Missing

We’re greatly concerned for missing photographer and Prince Claus Laureate Lu Guang who was last seen on 3 November

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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