Culture is a basic need

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Response to the COVID-19 virus

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Our office building and gallery will be closed until further notice. We will be limiting activities related to travel. The Prince Claus Fund is still operating and staff will be working remotely during normal hours Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00 CET. Please read our full update:

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Open call for photographers

Together with AFAC and Magnum Foundation, we're now accepting applications for the next Arab Documentary Photography Programme!

Image: Kamala Ibrahim Ishag, Women in Cubes, 2015. Oil on canvas, 155 x 115 cm. From the collection of Samia Omer Osman. Courtesy of the Sharjah Art Foundation.

At the Prince Claus Fund Gallery

Women in Crystal Cubes traces the artistic journey of Kamala Ibrahim Ishag. Please note: The Gallery is temporarily closed

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Thank you Dutch Postcode Lottery and all its participants!

On 4 March, the Dutch Postcode Lottery donated a record €376 million to nonprofits like us working toward a better world

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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

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Join us on Instagram @YCreate_pcf: a platform to connect the next generation with extraordinary stories

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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