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PERFECT LOVERS – Saturday 24, January

PERFECT LOVERS - Saturday 24, January
16 January, 2015

Dialogic visits PERFECT LOVERS. Art in the times of AIDS. Saturday 24, January.

On Saturday January 24, 2015, will take place special visits with Han Nefkens and Hilde Teerlinck (ArtAids Founder and curator of the exhibition respectively) to Perfect Lovers.
Free visits at 17h, 18h and 19h. Please contact us by phone (934961032) or email (info@fundaciosunol.org)

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Dialogic Visits

Dialogic Visits
4 January, 2015

Instituto Valldemosa, 17 December 2014,  (2 visits).  E.E

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World AIDS day: Dialogic Visits

World AIDS day: Dialogic Visits
25 November, 2014

Celebrate with us the World Aids Day
Monday, December 1st, 2014
Doors Open Day from 11 to 20h
With Guided Tours
Guided tours to Perfect Lovers. Art in the time of AIDS will be during the whole day at the following hours: 12h, 13h, 17h, 18h y 19h. Reservations in advanced is needed by phone (934961032) or e-mail (info@fundaciosunol.org).

One [...]

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“what makes life worth living?” Han Nefkens and Dr. Bonaventura Clotet

"what makes life worth living?" Han Nefkens and Dr. Bonaventura Clotet
8 November, 2014

Han Nefkens and Dr. Bonaventura Clotet at CaixaForum

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PERFECT LOVERS. ART IN THE TIME OF AIDS. BARCELONA 01/10/2014 – 24/01/2015

PERFECT LOVERS. ART IN THE TIME OF AIDS. BARCELONA 01/10/2014 - 24/01/2015
25 October, 2014

PERFECT LOVERS, Octubre 2014, Barcelona.

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Announcement

Announcement
19 July, 2014

With deep consternation and great sadness we received the news that Joep Lange and Jacqueline van Tongeren, our dear friends and colleagues, have died in the plane crash in Ukraine. We appreciate how much they have given us throughout their life. Their affection, personal involvement and unconditional commitment remains with us.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/han-nefkens/joep-lange-jacqueline-van-tongeren_b_5607770.html

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Ceremony for the Donation of Lawrence Weiner’s FOREVER & A DAY to the City of Barcelona

Ceremony for the Donation of Lawrence Weiner’s FOREVER & A DAY to the City of Barcelona
11 March, 2014

The bench-sculpture FOREVER & A DAY by Lawrence Weiner, which was inaugurated in Barcelona in January 2013, provides a meeting point, an opportunity to reflect on the fight against AIDS, and a poetic statement about tolerance in general, and particularly the need to avoid excluding anybody from society in general. A year after it was [...]

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Best short film award for ‘Ebb and Flow’

Best short film award for 'Ebb and Flow'
21 August, 2013

The video Ebb and Flow by Gabriel Mascaro, made in 2011 thanks to a grant for videographic production from the ArtAids Foundation, has won the best short film award at the fifth Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival [http://hbrfest.com], which was held from 31 July to 4 August and introduces the best of independent film in Brazil [...]

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LAWRENCE WEINER AT SANTA CATERINA MARKET, BARCELONA – VIDEO

LAWRENCE WEINER AT SANTA CATERINA MARKET, BARCELONA - VIDEO
21 March, 2013

Video about how The ArtAids Foundation and Lawrence Weiner have created a new installation
that is being exhibited at Mercat de Santa Caterina, Barcelona, and it will be exhibited at public
squares in other Spanish cities.

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LAWRENCE WEINER AT SANTA CATERINA MARKET, BARCELONA 27/02/2013 – 02/2014

LAWRENCE WEINER AT SANTA CATERINA MARKET, BARCELONA 27/02/2013 – 02/2014
27 January, 2013

The ArtAids Foundation and Lawrence Weiner have created a new installation that is being exhibited at Mercat de Santa Caterina, Barcelona, and it will be exhibited at public squares in other Spanish cities. The project aims to raise awareness of AIDS and the stigma that surrounds it.
The ArtAids Foundation is presenting ‘FOREVER & A [...]

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A NEW NETWORK OF CLINICS IN YANGON

A NEW NETWORK OF CLINICS IN YANGON
20 November, 2012

AIDS treatments are only effective in the long term. Thazin is the name of a flower, but also the name of the clinic opened by Medical Action Myanmar (MAM) in June 2009 in Hlaingthayar, one of the poorest areas of the Yangon region, Myanmar.
Medical Action Myanmar is supported by the ArtAids Foundation for the diagnosis [...]

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Screening of Ebb & Flow

Screening of Ebb & Flow
7 November, 2012

Following screenings in Spain, Brazil and the Netherlands, the video Ebb & Flow was shown in the United Kingdom. More specifically, at the Foundation for Art and Creative Technology, the country’s leading digital art and new media centre, based in Liverpool. The video by Gabriel Mascaro was screened on December 5th, 2012 at a fundraising [...]

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INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE OF EBB & FLOW

INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE OF EBB & FLOW
15 October, 2012

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EBB & FLOW, WINNER OF THE BEST EDITING AWARD AT THE BRASILIA FILM FESTIVAL

EBB & FLOW, WINNER OF THE BEST EDITING AWARD AT THE BRASILIA FILM FESTIVAL
15 October, 2012

Critics and audiences were unanimous: Best Editing. At the recent Brasilia Film Festival (biffestival.com), this category was won by Gabriel Mascaro’s film Ebb & Flow, which was produced with a grant from the ArtAids Foundation. Ebb & Flow is an experimental project that includes hybrid techniques that straddle documentary and fiction. The protagonist is Rodrigo [...]

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GABRIEL MASCARO – EBB & FLOW

GABRIEL MASCARO - EBB & FLOW
26 July, 2012

The video Ebb and Flow by Brazilian artist Gabriel Mascaro was programmed at the Brasilia Film Festival (www.festbrasilia.com.br), one of the most important events of its kind in Brazil. It takes place on 17 to 25 September this year.

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FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE BENICÀSSIM 2012, 12-15 / 07: ANNIKA STRÖM

FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE BENICÀSSIM 2012, 12-15 / 07: ANNIKA STRÖM
27 June, 2012

The ArtAids Foundation participated in FIB ART 2012 with the project Protect Me by Annika Ström. The intervention consisted of a badge designed by the Swedish artist, which was handed out to audiences at FIB 2012.
Annika Ström (Helsingborg, Sweden, 1964) is mainly known for her text-based works, in which she creates statements that draw [...]

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GABRIEL MASCARO – EBB & FLOW

GABRIEL MASCARO - EBB & FLOW
22 June, 2012

MACBA, BARCELONA: 30/05 – 04/06  2012
MARCO, VIGO:  05/06 – 24/06  2012
LA CASA ENCENDIDA, MADRID : 03/07 – 31/07  2012
Synopsis
Rodrigo is a young deaf man from Recife, in northeastern Brazil, who finds himself facing the challenge of raising his four-year old daughter alone after his wife recently walked out on him. He lives with [...]

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Lecture: La Casa Encendida, Madrid- 26/06/2012 – 7pm

Lecture: La Casa Encendida, Madrid- 26/06/2012 – 7pm
21 June, 2012

Lecture: “The Problems and Stigma of AIDS”
Analysis of the current situation and advances in HIV research, by Han Nefkens, founder and president of the ArtAids Foundation; and Doctor Bonaventura Clotet, founder and president of the Fundació Llutia contra la Sida and director of the Institut de Recerca de la Sida, IrsiCaixa

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Intimate Spaces 2.0. Talking about AIDS

Intimate Spaces 2.0. Talking about AIDS
5 April, 2012

INTIMATE SPACES emerged from the need to raise awareness and to promote the prevention of AIDS through the use of art as a vehicle for social integration and reaffirmation.
Intimate Spaces is a project based on collective intervention through contemporary art, which approaches intimate spaces as spaces for self-care and caring for others. It seeks to [...]

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You Are Not Alone – Bangkok Art Culture Centre, (BACC)

You Are Not Alone - Bangkok Art Culture Centre, (BACC)
15 March, 2012

17 March 2012 – 20 May 2012
“When you share, you are not alone”. Han Nefkens Founder and President of the ArtAids Foundation.
In You are not alone, 14 artists from around the world helped to fight stigmatisation by reappraising the causes, consequences and current context of Aids as well as the ways of fighting it.
The [...]

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Han Nefkens winner of the 2012 Award for International Private Art Collecting

Han Nefkens winner of the 2012 Award for International Private Art Collecting
15 February, 2012

Han Nefkens has been named the winner of the 2012 Award for International Private Art Collecting, organised each year by the Friends of ARCO Association. The Award recognises Han Nefkens’ commitment and international focus in his support for contemporary art. It was presented at an awards ceremony during this year’s ARCO art fair in Madrid.

ARCO, [...]

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Han Nefkens, winner of best collector’s prize 2012 GAC Prizes

Han Nefkens, winner of best collector's prize 2012 GAC Prizes
31 January, 2012

Ex aequo with the Vila Casa Foundation, Han Nefkens has been awarded the best collector’s prize as part of the 2012  GAC Prizes (Galeries d’Art de Catalunya) – V Nit del Galerisme.
The Award recognises Han Nefkens’ commitment and international focus in his support for contemporary art.

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LUCY+JORGE ORTA – ANTONI MIRALDA (VIDEO)

LUCY+JORGE ORTA - ANTONI MIRALDA (VIDEO)
5 October, 2011

Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona. 08-09-2011

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Gabriel Mascaro winner of ArtAids video Grant 2011

Gabriel Mascaro winner of ArtAids video Grant 2011
13 September, 2011

The ArtAids Foundation is pleased to announce that Gabriel Mascaro is the recipient of the ArtAids video production Grant 2011!
The ArtAids video Grant is an annual project to commission the production of an artist film which approaches aids/hiv or related issues in an innovative way. For this issue prestigious international curators, with a focus on [...]

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You are not alone. Museo de Arte Contemporánea, Vigo (MARCO)

You are not alone. Museo de Arte Contemporánea, Vigo (MARCO)
3 August, 2011

21 October 2011 – 22 January 2012
“When you share, you are not alone”. Han Nefkens Founder and President of the ArtAids Foundation.
The Fundació Joan Miró, the  Museo de Arte Contemporánea, Vigo (MARCO) and the ArtAids Foundation presented You Are Not Alone, an exhibition curated by Hilde Teerlinck, director of FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais/Dunkerque [...]

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You are not alone: Lucy + Jorge Orta – Antoni Miralda

You are not alone: Lucy + Jorge Orta - Antoni Miralda
28 July, 2011

8 September. Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona Lucy + Jorge Orta
70 x 7 The Meal act XXVI 70 x 7
The Meal act XXVI was the 26th act in Lucy + Jorge Orta’s ongoing banquets took place at the Fundació Joan Miró in support the ArtAids Foundation.
70 x 7 [...]

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YOU ARE NOT ALONE (video)

YOU ARE NOT ALONE (video)
28 July, 2011

The Fundació Joan Miró, the Museo de Arte Contemporànea, Vigo (MARCO) and the ArtAids Foundation present You Are Not Alone, an exhibition curated by Hilde Teerlinck, director of FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais/Dunkerque and Irene Aristizábal.  The exhibition has the support and involves the collaboration of Mr Han Nefkens and is sponsored by [...]

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Silver Carnation (Zilveren Anjer) for Han Nefkens

Silver Carnation (Zilveren Anjer) for Han Nefkens
20 May, 2011

The Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds has bestowed a Silver Carnation on arts patron Han Nefkens (Rotterdam, 1954). As a collector and promoter of arts projects, Nefkens plays an important role in bringing the ambitions of cultural institutions to fruition. By awarding him the Silver Carnation, the foundation honours Nefkens’ dedication and highlights the importance of patronage [...]

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You are not alone – Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona

You are not alone - Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona
28 April, 2011

1 July – 18 September 2011 Opening: on Thursday, June 30 at 7.30 PM
“When you share, you are not alone”. Han Nefkens Founder and President of the ArtAids Foundation.
The Fundació Joan Miró, the  Museo de Arte Contemporánea, Vigo (MARCO) and the ArtAids Foundation presented You Are Not Alone, an exhibition curated by Hilde Teerlinck, [...]

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Exhibition ‘Intimate Spaces. Talking about AIDS’

Exhibition 'Intimate Spaces. Talking about AIDS'
30 November, 2010

An Experimentem amb l’Art project organised by the ArtAids Foundation
From December 1 to 19, 2010
Tecla Sala Art Centre (L’Hospitalet)
The ArtAids Foundation presents the exhibition Intimate Spaces. Talking about AIDS, which is the fruit of an artistic and educational project in which a series of groups are invited to reflect on the concept of intimacy using [...]

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