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Exhibition ‘Mémoire’ by Prince Claus Laureate Sammy Baloji in Flemish Art Centre De Brakke Grond

9.9.2010 Exhibition ‘Mémoire’ by Prince Claus Laureate Sammy Baloji in Flemish Art Centre De Brakke Grond

The work by Prince Claus Laureate Sammy Baloji (1978), Congolese photographer and video artist, is exhibited from 27 August to 12 September 2010 in Flemish Art Centre De Brakke Grond in Amsterdam. Memory (2006) is a sequence of collaged images combining subtle coloured panoramas of today’s landscape – a wasteland of industrial ruins and vast slag heaps – with black-and-white archival...

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Exhibition of Dayanita Singh in Huis Marseille

4.9.2010 Exhibition of Dayanita Singh in Huis Marseille

Starting on 4 September 2010 Huis Marseille will be holding a retrospective exhibition of work by the Indian photographer Dayanita Singh (New Delhi, 1961). In 2008 she received a Prince Claus Award for her discerning view of life in India and for bringing new aesthetics to Indian photography. Singh is internationally recognized for the highly expressive and poetic quality of her photographs, whose...

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Freedom of Speech and Drawing: Cartoonist Zapiro

20.8.2010 Freedom of Speech and Drawing: Cartoonist Zapiro

As the Prince Claus Fund greatly applauds initiatives in the struggle for freedom of speech, the South-African cartoonist Zapiro received the Principal Prince Claus Award in 2005. The annual theme was Humour & Satire and Zapiro was praised for his incredible wit as well as the talent to visualize this in his cartoons. Published in international newspapers his criticism is a welcome alternative...

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FIFA Football for Hope Festival 2010 with MYSA

11.6.2010 FIFA Football for Hope Festival 2010 with MYSA

During the final week of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™, 32 teams from across the globe gathered in Alexandra in Johannesburg for a rather different football tournament. For the first time in history, the “social dimension” of the game was integrated into an official event of the FIFA World Cup™.

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Dutch Postcode Lottery extends collaboration with the Prince Claus Fund

4.1.2000 Dutch Postcode Lottery extends collaboration with the Prince Claus Fund

As of 1 January 2016 the Dutch Postcode Lottery will extend its five year collaboration with the Prince Claus Fund. Since 2001 the Prince Claus fund has annually received 500,000 euros from the Dutch Postcode Lottery. Following an evaluation in October, the Postcode Lottery’s Supervisory Board decided to continue the cooperation and support the work of the Prince Claus fund from 2016...

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