Prince Claus Awards Committee

2019 Prince Claus Awards Comittee

Photo: 2019 Awards Committee

The Prince Claus Awards Committee consists of independent experts from different countries representing a broad range of disciplines. 

The Awards Committee provides advice to the Prince Claus Fund Board on the annual selection of the laureates. The members of the Awards Committee provide their services voluntarily for a term of two years. This term can be extended by two more years.

2019 Prince Claus Awards Committee:

  • Manuel de Rivero (Chair), Architect and Urbanist, Lima, Peru
  • Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi, Curator and Visual Artist, Sharjah, Emirate of Sharjah
  • Sandra den Hamer, Director of the Eye Filmmuseum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Amar Kanwar, Visual Artist and Filmmaker, Delhi, India
  • Tejumola Olaniyan, Professor of African and English Languages and Literature, Madison, US

Fariba Derakhshani, Programme Coordinator of the Awards and Secretary to the Awards Committee.

The Prince Claus Laureates are announced in September each year. Here you can find the 2018 Prince Claus Awards Committee Reports in English, Dutch, Spanish, and French.

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