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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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Apichatpong Weerasethakul receives Prince Claus Award in Bangkok

14.6.2017 Apichatpong Weerasethakul receives Prince Claus Award in...

On Tuesday 13 June, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands HE Mr. Karel Hartogh presented the Principal Prince Claus Award to Apichatpong Weerasethakul at the Ambassador’s residence in Bangkok. Apichatpong Weerasethakul (1970, Khon Kaen) is an artist and a leader of Thailand’s independent cinema movement.

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Opening Pages Bookstore Café Amsterdam

18.5.2017 Opening Pages Bookstore Café Amsterdam

Pages Bookstore Café is popping up at the Prince Claus Fund Gallery in Amsterdam starting 12 June 2017. Samer Al-Kadri created the original Pages Bookstore Café in Istanbul as a meeting place and a space for spontaneous events, where locals and displaced Syrians alike could meet and enjoy literature, music, performance and art. Its motto: “Pages, it’s your home.”

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Open Call: First aid to documentary heritage under threat

17.5.2017 Open Call: First aid to documentary heritage under threat

The Prince Claus Fund, through its Cultural Emergency Response programme (CER), and the Whiting Foundation announce a new call for proposals for projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean to safeguard documentary heritage that is acutely threatened by recent conflict...

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La Silla Vacía receives Prince Claus Award in Colombia

4.5.2017 La Silla Vacía receives Prince Claus Award in Colombia

On Thursday 4 May, the Dutch Embassy to Colombia hosted the talk "What can journalism learn from the arts?" as part of the 2016 Prince Claus Award celebration honouring La Silla Vacía. Speakers included writer Juan Esteban Constaín, the director of the journalism awards Simón Bolívar, audio-visual artist Fernando Arias, and the director of La Silla Vacía, Juanita...

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