Culture is a basic need

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

Leadership Course for Cultural Heritage


We are excited to announce our new course in Leadership for Cultural Heritage Stewards! Together with the Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative, and with support from ICCROM this course will help heritage heroes develop project proposals, management plans, and strategic partnerships.

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On Now at the Prince Claus Fund Gallery

Women in Crystal Cubes is on view at our Amsterdam gallery. The exhibition traces Kamala Ibrahim Ishag’s half-century journey as an artist

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Open Call: First Aid to Documentary Heritage Under Threat

Apply now to safeguard documentary heritage that is acutely threatened by recent conflict, natural- or man-made disaster

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Louder than Words!

The 2019 Prince Claus Laureates take the stage to share their stories. Get your tickets here.

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Prince Claus Awards

The Prince Claus Awards Ceremony will take place on 4 December 2019. The Principal Award goes to Kamala Ibrahim Ishag.

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Meet our New Network Partners

Congratulations to Khoj, Studio 8 and the Tbilisi Photo Festival! These partnerships focus on exchange, advice & long-term support

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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

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Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

How do we support culture under pressure? Experience stories and highlights from the year in our Annual Report

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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