Works from H+F Collection on display at Boijmans

The Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam is exhibiting three photos from Zwelethu Mthethwa’s Bright Catholic Church  series which are on long-term loan from the H+F Collection.


On 27 September, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen presents two new projects that have been created within the framework of the H+F Mecenaat. Artist Olaf Nicolai, together with design agency Thonik, created ...

ArtAids’ More to Love on YouTube

Between 24 July and 15 August, a series of exhibitions and other public events was presented in Bangkok (TH), comprising the first stage of the project More to Love: The Art of Living Together. An ...

New acquisitions for H+F Collection

Han Nefkens has acquired two photographs by the Thai artist Montri and five new photographs by Gerald Van Der Kaap for the H+F Collection. All seven works have been added to the long-term loan from ...


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.