One of Fundação Joana Vasconcelos’s main goals is to support education through Art. Hence, the foundation awards scholarships and grants to Arts related projects and initiatives.
The foundation also supports a range of initiatives that contribute to the development of arts and cultural education, through creative consultancy to external initiatives, hosting cultural and educational activities, as well as promoting guided tours to the artist’s studio.
Joana Vasconcelos also participates in conferences on a regular basis, contributing to the discussion on the role of arts and culture in the society, as well as sharing her vision about matters that are relevant in building a better world.
OPEN CALL | GRANT JOANA VASCONCELOS – UNIVERSITY OF ÉVORA 2017/2018
Grant Joana Vasconcelos 2015 is open for the school year 2017/2018, for students of the 2nd and 3rd years of the 1st cycle of the Visual Arts - Multimedia or Design courses and/or students of the 1st year of the 2nd cycle of Art Practices in Visual Arts or Design, of the School of Arts of the University of Évora
GRANT JOANA VASCONCELOS 2016/2017 - RESULTS
The Grant Joana Vasconcelos for the University of Évora has been awarded to a student from the 1st year of the Masters in Artistic Practices in Visual Arts and to a student of the 3rd year of the Degree in Visual Arts-Multimedia. The Foundation wishes the awarded students great academic and professional success!
QUEM DÁ MAIS?
Fundação Joana Vasconcelos supports the sale ‘Quem dá Mais?’ organized by the students of the 2nd year of the Masters Degree in Architecture of the University of Porto, which aims to finance a study trip to Italy and allow all students to participate, regardless their financial availability.
Fundação Joana Vasconcelos supports the children’s theatre play “Os Piratas”, by Teatro de Animação de Setúbal.
GRANT JOANA VASCONCELOS 2015/2016 - RESULTS
The Grant Joana Vasconcelos for the University of Évora has been awarded to a student from the 3rd year of the Visual Arts-Multimedia course. The Foundation wishes the awarded student great academic and professional success.
LUZ - A SHORT FILM ABOUT DANIEL MIGUEL
Students of Audiovisual and Multimedia at the School of Communication and Media, in Lisbon, Cláudia Silva and Joana Teixeira made a short film about Daniel Miguel, who is now part of Joana Vasconcelos's team for nearly two years after having completed an internship under the Foundation's internship programme.
Contest ‘The Magic of Reading’
The ideas contests ‘The Magic of Reading’ is taking the winner to do an internship at Joana Vasconcelos Studio.
OPEN CALL | GRANT JOANA VASCONCELOS 2015/2016 – UNIVERSITY OF ÉVORA
Grant Joana Vasconcelos 2015 is open for applications for students of the 2nd and 3rd years of the 1st cycle of the Visual Arts-Multimedia and Design courses of the School of Arts of the University of Évora.
GRANT JOANA VASCONCELOS - UNIVERSITY OF ÉVORA
Fundação Joana Vasconcelos has established an agreement with the University of Évora, aiming to grant scholarships to students of this institution.
ABERTURA DE ATELIÊS DE ARTISTAS
Joana Vasconcelos studio has joined, once again, the Abertura de Ateliês de Artistas (Open Artists’s Studios), organised by Associação Castelo D’If. The 5th edition of this initiative gave the public the opportunity to visit dozens of artists’s studios in Lisbon, from 17 to 19 October 2014.
3rd PRESENT IN THE FUTURE 2014 – SEARCHING FOR FREEDOM
Joana Vasconcelos took part in the 3rd Meeting Present in the Future, organised by Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos.
SIRI HUSTVEDT AT JOANA VASCONCELOS STUDIO
On 22 May 2014, Joana Vasconcelos received at her studio the writer Siri Hustvedt for the launch of her latest novel, The Blazing World.
GLOBAL FORUM 2030 - PORTO
Joana Vasconcelos took part in the Global Forum 2030 – Porto, in the discussion under the matter “Culture in the global world and information society”, which took place on 1 October 2013 in Porto.
TVI 20 ANOS 20 VALORES
Joana Vasconcelos was part of the jury for the initiative 20 Anos, 20 Valores, organised to celebrate the 20 years of TV channel TVI. 20 of the best 20-year-old students, from 20 different fields of study were challenged to present their vision of the future or a project that possibly will make the difference in their area of expertise.