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15 artists from 12 different countries will take part in the Villa Iris Visual Arts Workshop directed by Carsten Höller in Santander

15 artists from 12 different countries will take part in the Villa Iris Visual Arts Workshop directed by Carsten Höller in Santander

14/08/2017

The workshop will take place in Santander between 4th and 13th September. The selected artists will work closely with the renowned Belgian-born German artist Carsten Höller.

 
Carsten Höller will lead the next Fundación Botín Workshop in Santander

Carsten Höller will lead the next Fundación Botín Workshop in Santander

17/07/2017

Applications to participate will be accepted until 28 July.

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

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

31/03/2017

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. Deadline for submissions is June 30, 2017.

 
Centro Botín opens. Spain´s new art centre designed by Renzo Piano

Centro Botín opens. Spain´s new art centre designed by Renzo Piano

30/03/2017

Centro Botín, designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Renzo Piano as a permanent home for the art, cultural and educational programmes of Fundación Botín, Spain`s most important private cultural foundation, will open in Santander on Friday 23 June.

 
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.

 
 
 

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