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Fundação Joana Vasconcelos supports charitable causes through the donation of works to charity auctions, financial contributions, or promoting initiatives external to the foundation.



ILGA | Contemporary Art Charity Auction


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos is taking part in the charity auction in favour of ILGA Portugal and joins the cause for the rights of the LGBTI community.

STEAK N’SHAKE


Joana Vasconcelos created a tile mural for the façade of Steak 'n Shake, in Porto, opened on 24 January with the presence of the Mayor, Rui Moreira.

20 YEAR-BALL OF THE RED CROSS OF LOUXEMBOURG


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos contributed to the Red Cross of Luxembourg Ball through the donation of a work by Joana Vasconcelos, on the occasion of the celebration of the 20 years of the event.

LE BAL DE LA RIVIERA 2016


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos participated once more in the philanthropic gala Le Bal de la Riviera, which aimed in this edition to raise awareness among governmental elites and decision makers of cancer research and treatment.

Frases para Quem?


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos supported the initiative FRASES PARA QUEM?, organized by ENCONTRAR+SE, charity dedicated to the psychosocial rehabilitation of people suffering from mental illness.

Todos Contra ELA - Charity campaign in favour of the Portuguese Association for the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos joins the charity campaign Todos Contra ELA, which aims to raise funds to support the Portuguese Association for the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

LE BAL DE LA RIVIERA 2015


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos joined once again the gala Le Bal de La Riviera, that welcomed celebrities, members of royal families and aristocrats for a philanthropic weekend in Estoril – the Portuguese Riviera, as Antoine de Saint-Exupéry named it.

ARTISTS’ RECIPES


Joana Vasconcelos takes part in Artists’ Recipes – a collection of the favourite recipes of more than 80 renowned contemporary artists, including Marina Abramovic and Olafur Eliasson.

AMFAR HONG KONG


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos has joined the prestigious fundraising gala of amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, with the aim of gathering funds for AIDS research.

JOANA VASCONCELOS AT MGM MACAU X ORBIS


A fundraising program to help Orbis, a non-profit organisation dedicated to the prevention and treatment of blindness, has been launched on the occasion of the exhibition Joana Vasconcelos at MGM MACAU, which presents the monumental installation of Valkyrie Octopus at MGM’s Grande Praça.

LE BAL DE LA RIVIERA 2014


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos has joined the charitable gala Le Bal de la Riviera, which took place on 27 September at Estoril Casino, Portugal.

THE FABERGÉ BIG EGG HUNT


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos took part in The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt, a fundraising initiative that spread out over 250 large egg sculptures through New York City’s five boroughs from 1 to 26 April.

VORTEX


Fundação Joana Vasconcelos has joined the jeweller David Rosas and the charity Corações com Coroa to support a social cause.

ART WARS


Joana Vasconcelos created Crochet Vader for the project Art Wars, which challenged various artists to costumize a Stormtrooper helmet, created by Andrew Ainsworth for the Star Wars movies. 

100 CONTRA A SIDA


100 Contra a Sida [100 Against AIDS] gathered works by 100 artists with the aim of supporting the cause of the Portuguese League Against AIDS.

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