Delfina Foundation

Valand Academy

New partnership

Delfina Foundation is delighted to announce a new partnership with Valand Academy, Sweden.


The Abraaj Group Art Prize 2016

Four former residents win the award

The Winning Artist of the Abraaj Group Art Prize for 2016 are former residents and artist-duo, Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme.  Additionally, Dina Danish and Mahmoud Khaled are Shortlisted Artists.


Delfina on BBC's Artsnight

With Will Gompertz

Our founder Delfina Entrecanales CBE gave a rare TV interview to BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz on Artsnight.


Abbas Akhavan wins Sobey Art Award 2015

Canada's prestigious award

Former resident Toronto-based artist Abbas Akhavan has won the 2015 Sobey Art Award, at $50,000 one of the richest purses in the Canadian art world. The Tehran-born Akhavan, 38, prevailed over four other finalists to take the juried prize at a ceremony on Wednesday evening at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia in Halifax.


The Art Newspaper

Special offer

Our Media Partner for Then for Now is The Art Newspaper, one of the world's leading arts publications. For Delfina Foundation's friends and followers, TAN is offering a special one-year subscription rate....