Culture is a basic need

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

Open call for photographers

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Together with AFAC and Magnum Foundation, we're now accepting applications for the next Arab Documentary Photography Programme!  ADPP supports documentary photographers in the Arab region in creating unconventional, compelling visual documentation

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Open Call: Emergency Preparedness for Cultural Heritage under Threat

Together with the Gerda Henkel Foundation, we're welcoming applications specifically aimed at emergency preparedness for heritage

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Open Call!

The Next Generation Open Call 2020 is now accepting applications for projects in Asia, Pacific and Eastern Europe

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Strictly Silk in Amsterdam

Coming up! The Mama Cash Feminist Festival kicks off the night before International Women’s Day with the Nest and #StrictlySilk!

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Santu Mofokeng 1956 - 2020

The Prince Claus Fund was greatly saddened by news of the death of Santu Mofokeng, a 2009 Prince Claus Laureate. He will be sorely missed.

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2019 Prince Claus Awards

HRH Prince Constantijn presented the 2019 Principal Prince Claus Award to Kamala Ibrahim Ishag and six laureates. Learn about them here!

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.

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Women in Crystal Cubes is on view! The exhibition traces the half-century artistic journey of 2019 Principal Laureate Kamala Ibrahim Ishag

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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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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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