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05 Jul 2011

Silverlens Foundation

Silverlens Foundation was established in 2006 in Manila, Phillippines as a grant organisation for photographers and artists working with photography.

The foundation provides professional and financial support for artists working in this field by organizing exhibitions and cultural exchange related activities.

The Foundation aims to institutionalise its efforts through the establishment of a lending collection of contemporary photography and a reference library.

Vision:
A society which values creativity and quality in photography, towards the understanding and appreciation of the medium as a collected contemporary art form.

Mission:

  • To professionally support photographers and artists working with photography in developing, establishing and exhibiting their works.

  • To develop through its grants, a collection of contemporary photograhy relevant to the Phillippines.