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A study headed by Dr. Aznar Benitah, researcher at Botín Foundation, has shown that tumour cells are dependent on fat to start metastasis

A study headed by Dr. Aznar Benitah, researcher at Botín Foundation, has shown that tumour cells are dependent on fat to start metastasis

09/01/2017

Their results show that the protein CD36, which absorbs fat from the cell membrane, is an essential factor that determines whether tumour cells become metastatic.

 
Launch of Nostrum BioDiscovery, a spin-off that applies supercomputing to speed up drug discovery

Launch of Nostrum BioDiscovery, a spin-off that applies supercomputing to speed up drug discovery

12/07/2016

Nostrum BioDiscovery has come about from the combined efforts of IRB Barcelona and the BSC-CNS—two research centres of excellence in Barcelona—with the participation of the University of Barcelona and ICREA and supported by the Botín Foundation`s technology transfer programme.

 
Joan Jonas, a highly acclaimed forerunner in performance art, presents Joan Jonas: stream or river, flight or pattern

Joan Jonas, a highly acclaimed forerunner in performance art, presents Joan Jonas: stream or river, flight or pattern

24/06/2016

The pioneering practice of Joan Jonas (New York, 1936) across performance, experimental film and video-installation will be showcased in Joan Jonas: caudal o río, vuelo o ruta, an exhibition to be held at Fundación Botín (Santander-Spain), from 25 June to 31 December, organized by Benjamin Weil, artistic director of Centro Botín.

 
Joan Jonas, a highly acclaimed forerunner in performance art, presents "Joan Jonas: stream or river, flight or pattern", a new exhibition at Fundación Botín in Santander

Joan Jonas, a highly acclaimed forerunner in performance art, presents "Joan Jonas: stream or river, flight or pattern", a new exhibition at Fundación Botín in Santander

20/05/2016

The pioneering practice of Joan Jonas (New York, 1936) across performance, experimental film and video-installation will be showcased in Joan Jonas: stream or river, flight or pattern, from 25 June to 31 December 2016.

 
3nd Call of the Prizes to Young Talent Applied to Sustainable Water Management

3nd Call of the Prizes to Young Talent Applied to Sustainable Water Management

19/05/2016

The Botín Foundation, in the framework of its Water Observatory, calls three prizes for outstanding innovations, ideas, projects and technologies developed by young professionals which produced proven positive results for sustainable water management.

 
American artist Joan Jonas to lead the 2016 Visual Arts Workshop in Botín Foundation (Santander)

American artist Joan Jonas to lead the 2016 Visual Arts Workshop in Botín Foundation (Santander)

29/03/2016

The American artist Joan Jonas (New York, 1936) will direct Fundación Botín`s 2016 Visual Arts Workshop, to be held at Fundación Botín´s Villa Iris in Santander from June 6 to 23. Applications to be submitted by 9th April 2016.

 
The Botín Foundation publishes the illustrated catalogue Sol LeWitt. 17 Wall Drawings. 1970-2015

The Botín Foundation publishes the illustrated catalogue Sol LeWitt. 17 Wall Drawings. 1970-2015

23/10/2015

The Botín Foundation is launching the illustrated catalogue of the exhibition Sol LeWitt. 17 Wall Drawings. 1970-2015, the most ambitious show in Spain on the wall drawings of this crucial figure in contemporary art, organized in conjunction with the Yale University Art Gallery and The Estate of Sol LeWitt.

 
Sol LeWitt at Fundación Botín Library

Sol LeWitt at Fundación Botín Library

24/08/2015

A Selection of monographic books on Sol LeWitt, available for consultation at the Fundación Botín Library, Monday-Friday, from 12 to 3pm.

 
The Botín Foundation presents Sol LeWitt. 17 Wall Drawings. 1970-2015

The Botín Foundation presents Sol LeWitt. 17 Wall Drawings. 1970-2015

05/05/2015

The exhibition space of the Botín Foundation in Santander will host the exhibition Sol LeWitt. 17 Wall Drawings. 1970-2015 from the 18th of July to the 10th of January 2016. Organized in collaboration with the Yale University Art Gallery and the Estate of Sol LeWitt, it is Spain`s most ambitious exhibition to date devoted entirely to Wall Drawings by one of the leading lights of 20th century art who is regarded as the father of Conceptual Art.

 
2nd Call of the Prizes to Young Talent Applied to Sustainable Water Management

2nd Call of the Prizes to Young Talent Applied to Sustainable Water Management

25/03/2015

The Botín Foundation, on the occasion of the World Water Week 2015, announces the second edition of its Young Talent Awards for Sustainable Water Management.

 
 
 

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