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De Turing Foundation was founded by Pieter Geelen and his wife Françoise, using the wealth he acquired as co-founder of TomTom NV. They chose to support four main goals:
The Turing Foundation is a private charity that spends its funds on behalf of four goals:

- to enable and facilitate education for children
- to let people in the Netherlands enjoy art
- to protect nature
- to fight leprosy

Most recent projects: January 2018
Randomised controlled trials of methotrexate in Erythema Nodosum Leprosum
January 2018
LEPRA Randomised controlled trials of methotrexate in Erythema Nodosum Leprosum, 2018-2019
Erythema Nodosum Leprosum (ENL) is a serious and very painful leprosy complication. It is often... more
A young baker in front of her oven
January 2018
ONDERWIJS Promoting Youth Employability, Dioïla, Mali, 2018-2019
BØRNEfonden is a Danish organisation founded in 1972, which works in four fields in Mali: education, child health,... more
Effective teachers for better learning results, Kinshasa district
January 2018
ONDERWIJS Effective teachers for better learning results, Kinshasa district, D.R. Congo, 2018-2021
Edukans is a Dutch development organisation founded in 2002 and specialised in education for... more
Caspar van Wittel (1653-1736), Ontdekking van een Hollandse Meester in Italië
January 2018
KUNST "Caspar van Wittel (1653-1736), Discovery of a Dutch Master in Italy", 2019
Kunsthal KAdE and Museum Flehite are organising an exhibition in 2019 about the artist Caspar van Wittel... more
'Leonardo. Emotion and Expression', Teylers Museum, 2018-2019
January 2018
KUNST "Leonardo. Emotion and Expression", Teylers Museum, 2018-2019
In 2019, Teylers Museum is organising the first international exhibition on Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) in the... more
Utrecht, Caravaggio and Europe, Centraal Museum, Utrecht
January 2018
KUNST "Utrecht, Caravaggio and Europe", Centraal Museum, Utrecht, 2018-2019
One of the Centraal Museum's core collections is the Utrecht Caravaggists. From the autumn of 2018, the museum... more
Frans Hals and the Modernists, Frans Hals Museum
January 2018
KUNST "Frans Hals and the Modernists", Frans Hals Museum, 2018-2019
Frans Hals is regarded as one of the most innovative painters of the Dutch Golden Age for his characteristic virtuoso... more
'Rubens, Painter of Sketches', Museum Boijmans van Beuningen
January 2018
KUNST "Rubens, Painter of Sketches", Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, 2018-2019
At the end of 2018, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, together with the Museo Nacional del Prado, is... more
Expositie 'Van Gogh, Chabot, Appel: fiery colours in painting', Chabot Museum
January 2018
KUNST Expositie "Van Gogh, Chabot, Appel: fiery colours in painting", Chabot Museum, 2018-2019
As part of its 25th anniversary in 2018, the Chabot Museum is organising an exhibition on... more
Giocometti - Chadwick, Facing Fear
January 2018
KUNST "Giocometti - Chadwick, Facing Fear", Museum de Fundatie, Zwolle, 2018-2019
From 22 September 2018 to 6 January 2019, Museum de Foundatie is organising an exhibition of the works of... more
Jean Cocteau, Le Miroir Magique, Stedelijk Museum 's Hertogenbosch
January 2018
KUNST "Jean Cocteau, Le Miroir Magique", Stedelijk Museum 's Hertogenbosch, 2018-2019
Jean Cocteau (1889-1963) was an incredibly versatile artist who was particularly known for his visual... more
'I, Mary of Guelders', Museum Het Valkhof
January 2018
KUNST "I, Mary of Guelders", Museum Het Valkhof, 2018-2019
Mary of Guelders' prayer book is one of the greatest medieval art treasures from the Netherlands. It could not be viewed for... more
Festival Oude Muziek, Utrecht
January 2018
KUNST Festival Oude Muziek, Utrecht, 2018
The Festival Oude Muziek ('Early Music Festival') is the biggest early music festival in the world, attracting around 65,000 visitors a year. The... more
Wonderfeel 2018, 's Graveland
January 2018
KUNST Wonderfeel Festival, 's Graveland, 2018
The Wonderfeel festival has been organised in a former estate in' s-Graveland since 2015: a three-day outdoor classical music festival with... more
Sustainable living for young people in agriculture, Liberia
January 2018
ONDERWIJS Sustainable living for young people in agriculture, Liberia, 2018-2019
Action Aid The Netherlands and Action Aid Liberia (AAL) want a world without poverty and injustice, and help... more
Strengthening the 'sandwich' educational method in rural Cameroon
January 2018
ONDERWIJS Strengthening the 'sandwich' educational method in rural Cameroon, 2018-2019
DISOP Cameroon is formalising the sandwich method of teaching in Cameroon. This involves alternating two... more
Teacher training at six primary schools, Guinée
January 2018
ONDERWIJS Teacher training at six primary schools, Guinea, 2018
School-to-School International's Whole Child Model provides teaching, as well as health (food and hygiene), and stimulating an... more
Previous beneficiaries of the entrepreneurial programme, Lome, Togo
January 2018
ONDERWIJS Vocational and entrepreneurial training for young people from the slums of Lome, Togo, 2018-2019
Y Care is the international relief and development agency of the YMCA youth... more
Identification of leprosy associated immune signatures that aid as early signals for determination of type I and type II reactions in leprosy, Karigiri, India, 2016-2019
January 2018
LEPRA Identification of leprosy associated immune signatures that aid as early signals for determination of type I and type II reactions in leprosy, Karigiri, India, 2018-2019
Early recognition and treatment of leprosy... more
Taking blood samples for the IDEAL biobank
January 2018
LEPRA INDIGO, field evaluation of novel immunodiagnostic tools for early detection of leprosy in a BCG vaccination field trial amongst contacts of leprosy patients, 2018
The IDEAL consortium (Initiative for Diagnostic... more
'Active learning and teaching' at twelve primary schools and three teacher training colleges, Kinshasa
January 2018
ONDERWIJS 'Active learning and teaching' at twelve primary schools and three teacher training colleges, Kinshasa, D.R. Congo, 2018
Edukans is a Dutch development organisation dedicated to... more
Leprosy in the spleen
January 2018
LEPRA Donation to the leprosy research department of Netherlands Leprosy Relief, 2017-2018
For many years the Turing Foundation has cofinanced projects to combat leprosy with the... more

Turing-supported projects you can visit in Februari and March:
'Van Gogh & Japan', Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, 2018
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'Van Gogh & Japan', Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, 2018
Vincent van Gogh's first contact with Japanese art was in 1885 and he collected Japanese prints and woodcuts from the winter of... more
Georgio Morandi and Bologna, Museum Belvedere
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Main supporter Georgio Morandi and Bologna, Museum Belvédère, 2018
In 2018 Museum Belvédère is devoting an exhibition to the Italian painter Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964). The... more
Flinck, De verstoting van Hagar en Ismaël, ca. 1640-42
t/m 18 feb
Govert Flinck and Ferdinand Bol, Amsterdam Museum and the Rembrandt House Museum, 2017-2018
The Rembrandt House Museum and the Amsterdam Museum are organising the first ever major... more
Neo Rauch, Museum De Fundatie, Zwolle, 2018
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Main Supporter 'Neo Rauch', Museum De Fundatie, Zwolle, 2018
Museum de Fundatie is organising the first major retrospective exhibition of the German artist Neo Rauch (1960). Rauch... more
Young Woman At A Mirror, Rembrandt van Rijn, 1656 (Hermitage St Petersburg)
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Hollandse Meesters uit de Hermitage, Hermitage Amsterdam, 2017-2018
From the autumn of 2017 the Hermitage Amsterdam is exhibiting a survey of the Dutch Masters collection from the... more
A Dog's Heart, April 2017, Amsterdam
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The Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam, 2018-2019
The Dutch National Opera & Ballet is renowned for its varied programming of both classical and modern operas and the... more
String Quartet Biennial Amsterdam, Amsterdam
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String Quartet Biennial Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 2018
The String Quartet Biennial Amsterdam Foundation is organising the first edition of the String Quartet Biennial Amsterdam (SQBA)... more

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