2019 Prince Claus Awards Week International Guest Programme

On Tuesday 3 December we will organise the Cultural Speed Date, Exhibition Opening & Reception, and Louder than Words.  On Wednesday 4 December the Prince Claus Awards Ceremony and Awards Dinner will take place. Please scroll down for the full calendar of events around the Awards Week and highlights of last year's programme below.

TUESDAY 3 DECEMBER – 2019 CULTURAL SPEED DATE

Every year, the Prince Claus Fund organises a Cultural Speed Date that sparks interaction between professionals in the cultural sector. More than 200 Dutch and international participants meet, build relationships and share ideas. Lunch will be provided.

Time: 12:00 – 15:30 Location: Compagnietheater Address: Kloveniersburgwal 50, Amsterdam

TUESDAY 3 DECEMBER – EXHIBITION OPENING & RECEPTION

There will be an opening and reception of the exhibition Women in Crystal Cubes featuring work by Principal Prince Claus Laureate Kamala Ibrahim Ishag. Curated by Dr Salah M. Hassan and Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi.

Time: 16:00 – 18:00  Location: Prince Claus Fund Gallery Address: Herengracht 603, Amsterdam

TUESDAY 3 DECEMBER – LOUDER THAN WORDS

The 2019 Prince Claus laureates will take the stage to share their stories at Louder than Words. This event is preceded by a reception with a walking dinner. Louder than Words is open to the public, invite your friends! Ticket information to follow soon.

Time: 18:30 – 20:00 Reception with dinner  Time: 20:00 – 22:00 Louder than Words programme

Location: Compagnietheater Address: Kloveniersburgwal 50, Amsterdam

WEDNESDAY 4 DECEMBER – 2019 PRINCE CLAUS AWARDS

The presentation of the 2019 Prince Claus Awards in a ceremony at the Royal Palace, Amsterdam. The ceremony begins promptly at 16:00. All guests are required to be present at least 20 minutes beforehand. Prior registration is also required.  

Time:  15:00 – 15:40 Arrival invited guests Time: 16:00 – 19:00 Prince Claus Awards Ceremony 

Location: Royal Palace, Amsterdam Address: Dam Square, Amsterdam

WEDNESDAY 4 DECEMBER – AWARDS DINNER

The Prince Claus Awards ceremony is followed by a dinner. 

Time: 19:00 – 00:00 Location: NH Collection Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky Address: Dam 9, Amsterdam

Watch highlights of last year's events here:

The Prince Claus Awards honour individuals and organisations whose outstanding cultural achievements have a significant impact on development in their societies. Learn more about the Awards here