Hatakeyama’s River Series / Shadow at De Pont

De Pont – Museum of Contemporary Art in Tilburg, The Netherlands – has again mounted one of its long-term loans from the Han Nefkens H+F Collection: the series of photos titled River Series ...

Angela Bulloch in Museum De Pont

The museum of contemporary art De Pont in Tilburg The Netherlands, again exhibits one of its long-term loans from Han Nefkens H+F Collection: Macro World: One Hour 3 and Canned by Angela Bulloch. This ...

Tehran-geles by Arash Nassiri shown in Lyon

The prize winning film Tehran-geles by Arash Nassiri, recently acquired for the Han Nefkens H+F Collection is part of ‘Le parfait flâneur’, an extramural project from Palais de Tokyo in ...

Work by Robert Zandvliet from the Han Nefkens H+F Collection exhibited in Zwolle

This autumn, Museum de Fundatie in Zwolle and Rijksmuseum Twenthe in Enschede will organize the double exhibition entitled ‘Gevaar & Schoonheid – Turner en de traditie van het sublieme’ ...


The ArtAids foundation was set up in 2006 at Han Nefkens’ initiative. ArtAids fights AIDS with the power of art as its most important weapon. ArtAids invites leading artists to produce work that is inspired by AIDS and related problems. These works of art are used to raise the public’s consciousness and to encourage their involvement.

Fundació Han Nefkens

The Han Nefkens Foundation is a private non-profit organisation that was set up in Barcelona in 2009 with the aim of promoting the production of contemporary artworks. The mission is to stimulate artistic creation in Barcelona by offering international artists an opportunity to create artworks and interventions in the city, and to promote other fields of contemporary creation.


Han Nefkens started to collect art in 2000. The H+F Collection, named after himself and his partner Felipe, is in long-term loan to various museums in The Netherlands and abroad. Nowadays Han Nefkens is not only active as a collector but also as an initiator of international art projects, often in collaboration with museums and other art institutions.