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Ali Miharbi: Wind Organ


16 August – 26 November 2017 In Autumn 2017 a Delfina Foundation…

In Residence

Amanda Abi Khalil

26/02/18 — 01/04/18

Amanda Abi Khalil (Lebanon) is an independent art curator based i…

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An installation for Horniman Gardens by Ali Miharbi

16/08/17 — 26/11/17

Dates: 16/08/17 - 26/11/17Times: Mon - Sat, 07:15 - sunset; Sun, …

Avani Tanya In Conversation at V&A


Our current resident Avani Tanya will be in conversation with Delfina …

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Carlos Marsano

24/09/18 — 30/09/18

Carlos Marsano (Peru) when he started to collect initially focused on …


Collecting as Practice programme featured in the Financial Times

Lily Le Brun reports on our public programme to exploring the psychology, philosophy and politics of collecting

Delfina Foundation is delighted to have been given an extensive featur…


Collectors in Conversation: Daisuke Miyatsu


In this profile, Daisuke Miyatsu talks about how he started collecting…


Collectors-in-residence, Winter 2018

Mimi Brown, Haro Cumbusyan and Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi become our next collectors-in-residence

Credit Tim Bowditch. Continuing our Collecting as Practice t…

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Daisuke Miyatsu

29/08/17 — 14/09/17

Daisuke Miyatsu (Japan) has amassed an impressive collection of c…

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De-constructing Collections: Artistic Interventions and Strategies in Museums


Date:  Saturday, 10 February 2018 Time:  15:30 – …

De-constructing Collections: The Colonial Past and Contemporary International Collections


Date:  Thursday, 8 March 2018 Time:  18:30 – 20:0…

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Dorith Galuz

24/05/17 — 28/05/17

Dorith Galuz (France) together with her husband Serge, is an avid…

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From Country to Continent: Collecting and Supporting Contemporary Art in Morocco and Beyond


Date:  Thursday, 15 March 2018 Time:  18:30 – 20:…

Geumhyung Jeong: Exhibition

28/09/17 — 11/11/17


Geumhyung Jeong: Live Performance at Tate

02/10/17 — 08/10/17

LIVE PERFORMANCE AT TATE Location: The Tanks, TateDates: 02 ― 0…

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Haro Cumbusyan

26/02/18 — 04/03/18

Haro Cumbusyan (Turkey), currently based in Zurich, is a social entrep…

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In Conversation: Mimi Brown and Haro Cumbusyan on Patronage and Social Change


Date:  Wednesday, 28 February 2018 Time:  18:30 –…

In Conversation: Saeb Eigner and Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi


Date:  Sunday, 11 March 2018 Time:  18:00 – 19:30…


In the press: Geumhyung Jeong exhibition

Find out what the critics have been saying about 'Private Collection: Unperformed Objects'

Geumhyung Jeong, Private Collection Unperformed Objects, 2017. Exhibit…

Interview: Ali Miharbi

Using his recently co-commissioned work 'Wind Organ' as a starting point, we delve into the processes and thinking behind Ali's practice, which explores sound and its mechanical production.

Ali Miharbi, 2017. Photo credit Christian Luebbert, Copyright Delfina …

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Lu Xun

29/05/17 — 07/06/17

Lu Xun (China) together with his father Lu Jun, opened the Sifang…

Luba Michailova

15/05/17 — 23/06/17

Luba Michailova (Ukraine) is the founder of Izolyatsia, a non-profit, …

Mimi Brown

26/02/18 — 04/03/18

Mimi Brown (Hong Kong) began collecting art in 2004. In 2011, after co…

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New Museums and Collections: Rudy Tseng and Pauline J. Yao in conversation


Date: Tuesday, 10 October 2017Time: 19:00 Venue: D…

Open House

20/05/17 — 21/05/17

Date: 20-21 May 2017Time: 12:00-18:00Venue: Delfina Fou…

Open Studios: Avani Tanya

16/09/17 — 17/09/17

Date: 16 & 17 September 2017Time: 13:00-16:00Venue: Resi…

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Pedro Barbosa

17/04/17 — 30/04/17

Pedro Barbosa (Brazil) and his wife Patricia Moraes have acquired over…

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  Date: 22 June 2017Time: 19:00 Venue: Delfina Foundation, 2…

Revising Modernisms in the Gulf Region: Mini-symposium with Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi


Date:  Tuesday, 13 March 2018 Time:  16:30 – 20:0…

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Rudy Tseng

09/10/17 — 15/10/17

Rudy Tseng (Taiwan) is an independent curator and a full-time art…

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Sharing Collections


Date: 24 April 2017Time: 19:00 Venue: Delfina Foun…

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Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi

12/03/18 — 18/03/18

Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi (UAE) is the founder of the Barjeel Art F…

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The Social Value of Private Initiatives and Museums


Date: 5 June 2017Time: 19:00 Venue: Delfina Founda…

Who Really Owns It? Thinking Through Ownership of Contemporary Art and Cultural Heritage


Date: 20 June 2017Time: 19:00 Venue: Delfina Found…