Month: November 2015

Prince Claus PhotoBox 2015

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Galería MYL Arte Contemporáneo ​presenta:
​Prince Claus PhotoBox 2015
Edición limitada ​d​e fotografías de artistas que han colaborado con la fundación o han sido premiados
​por ella.​

y Ganadores mexicanos del Premio Príncipe Claus

19 de noviembre a las 19:30 h.

Galería MYL Arte Contemporáneo

​ (Ave. Toluca y Periférico)​
Durango 75, Progreso, 
Tizapán 01080, 
México D.F.
Claus George Willem Otto Frederik Geert van Amsberg

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1926 – 6 October 2002, later Prince Claus of the Netherlands, was the husband of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, and as such was Prince consort of the Netherlandsfrom Beatrix’s ascension in 1980 until his death in 2002.

The Prince Claus Fund was established on 6 September 1996 as a tribute to ​

The Prince Claus Fund supports artists, critical thinkers and cultural organisations in spaces where freedom of cultural expression is restricted by conflict, poverty, oppression, marginalisation or taboos. Annually, the Fund grants Prince Claus Awards to individuals and organisations for their outstanding achievements in the field of culture and development. The Fund also  provides first aid to cultural heritage damaged by man-made or natural disaster.
In the past 18 years, the Fund has supported over 2000 cultural initiatives; it has also presented Awards to 205 outstanding cultural achievers and provided cultural emergency aid in more than 221 emergency situations.