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Please find here an overview of activities and projects the Prince Claus Fund initiates and supports. For upcoming activities you can take a look at the Calendar.

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Closed Call: Prince Claus Fund Network Partnership

19.6.2017 Closed Call: Prince Claus Fund Network Partnership

The Prince Claus Fund call for proposals for the Network Partnership Grant is now closed. The Call was open to cultural organisations operating in Latin America, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe (Only countries from the regions listed in the DAC List were eligible to apply for this grant). The Fund and its Partners...

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Sahel Opera Film premieres at documenta 14

6.4.2017 Sahel Opera Film premieres at documenta 14

‘Bintou Were, a Sahel Opera’ is now on film and will premiere at documenta 14 in April 2017. The film ‘An Opera of the World’ is based on the African opera ʻBintou Were’, which narrates an eternal migration drama.  The original opera had been a dream of HRH Prince Claus, which was realized by the Prince Claus Fund in 2007. The film is directed by Manthia Diawara...

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An evening with Tate’s Inti Guerrero

20.3.2017 An evening with Tate’s Inti Guerrero

The Prince Claus Fund, in collaboration with the Mondriaan Fund, are delighted to present a talk by Inti Guerrero, the Estrellita B. Brodsky Adjunct Curator of Latin American Art at the Tate in London, and curator of the 38th edition of EVA International – Ireland’s Biennial in Limerick in 2018.

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Announcing the Magnum Foundation Fund

20.2.2017 Announcing the Magnum Foundation Fund

The Prince Claus Fund and Magnum Foundation are pleased to announce the launch of the Magnum Foundation Fund, a program to expand creativity and diversity in documentary photography. The Magnum Foundation Fund will provide production grants, project development support and mentorship, and other critical resources to both emerging and...

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2016 Prince Claus Awards presented in Amsterdam

15.12.2016 2016 Prince Claus Awards presented in Amsterdam

Today in a ceremony at the Royal Palace Amsterdam, HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands presented six Prince Claus Awards for outstanding achievement in the field of culture and development. Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima and their Royal Highnesses Princess Laurentien, Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel of the...

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