Culture is a basic need

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

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"Be proud that you honour the arts, outside your borders. For it truly sends a message to the world... That message is: we are not afraid.... we look towards the future with hope."

Newsha Tavakolian, 2015 Principal Prince Claus Laureate

Announcing Magnum Foundation Fund Grantees

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We are pleased to announce the 2018 grantees of our latest collaboration with Magnum Foundation, a programme that supports photographers to expand creativity and diversity in the field 

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The Sahel Opera opens Manifesta 12

The Sahel Opera is back! Bintou Were, a Sahel Opera (abridged version) will open Manifesta 12 in Palermo on 15 June 2018.

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Brigitte Baptiste receives Prince Claus Award in Bogotá

On June 7, Brigitte Baptiste received the Prince Claus Award in Bogotá among her family and colleagues.

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Announcing the 2018 Photography and Social Justice Fellows

Together with Magnum Foundation, we’re pleased to announce the 2018 Photography and Social Justice Fellows.

First Aid To Cultural Heritage Egyptian Course

Saving heritage in times of crisis

Announcing the First Aid to Heritage Rescue course - coming this summer to the Netherlands!

Infographic Mobility Fund

Mobility Fund- now accepting applications

We support the cross-cultural exchange of artists and cultural practitioners by covering the costs of train & plane tickets. Apply now!

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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