Cultuur Eindhoven

Stichting Cultuur Eindhoven is a foundation that was founded in June 2015 and is responsible for carrying out the cultural policy of the gemeente Eindhoven. The city council determines the main themes of the cultural policy and sets the tasks. The assignment is written in the Cultuurbrief,  which describes the policy for the next four years.

Cultuur Eindhoven invests in art, culture and creativity for inhabitants of Eindhoven.

On behalf of the city council Cultuur Eindhoven makes the means available through  regulations on basic infrastructure as well as cultural programs and projects.

Our mission

Stichting Cultuur Eindhoven enhances the welfare and well-being of the population and users of the city of Eindhoven by stimulating the development of art and culture and enlarge the significance of art. Stichting Cultuur Eindhoven increases the attraction of the city for its inhabitants, visitors, enterprises and organisations.

The goal of the foundation

  • Carrying out cultural policy, as determined by the city council, in a transparent manner;
  • To enlarge the meaning of art and culture for the city of Eindhoven, her inhabitants and users;
  • To stimulate a dynamic and inspiring art and culture climate within the city of Eindhoven;
  • To stimulate creativity and art development within the city of Eindhoven;
  • To advice the council of Eindhoven on cultural policy;
  • To advice (cultural and other) organisations that cover the realisation of art, culture and creativity within the city of Eindhoven;
  • To finance the supply of art and culture within the city of Eindhoven and to offer financial support to legal entities that realise art and culture projects within the city of Eindhoven;
  • And also everything else that widely connects with one or the other, links to and/or can be beneficial to this.