LUCAS VAN LEYDEN FONDS
The Lucas van Leyden Fonds supports visual art projects in the public space of the city Leyden, bringing special attention to the connections between art and science and art and society. The fund supports visual art projects executed by professional visual artists. The Lucas van Leyden Fonds welcomes both projects placed permanently in Leyden’s public space, as well as temporary projects executed over a shorter period of time. As a precondition, the projects should contribute to the identity and the role of Leyden as knowledge-city and City of Discoveries.
In line with the Cultuurnota of the Leyden municipality, the fund intends to be firmly committed to dynamism, connection, renewal and inclusion. Based on the vision of the Beeldende Kunst en Openbare Ruimte (BKOR) and the city profile, the fund maintains the following principles: