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The Parasol unit programme of exhibitions, educational activities, events and special projects is generously supported by the following individuals, along with others who prefer to remain anonymous.


The Parasol unit programme of exhibitions, educational activities, events and special projects is generously supported by the following individuals, along with others who prefer to remain anonymous:

Lorena Aisaguer
Farah Asemi and Hassan Alaghband
Tasneem Aliewi
Alia Al-Senussi
Abdullah Al-Turki
Dina Amin
Mehves and Dalinc Ariburnu
Elena and Massimo Armanini
Nour Aslam
Jon Baker
Zsofia Banuta
Martina Batovic
Jennifer Chiang
Yoojin Choi
Tamara Corm
Jean-Pierre and Christa Dreyfus
Dr Mohamed Hisham el Sherif
Roxanna Farboud
Francesca Fiumano
Belinda de Gaudemar
Alexander Gilkes
Leila Greiche
Julian and Stephanie Grose
Jenny Hall
Rhea Hokayem
Lili Jassemi
Peter M. Jones
Bilal Khan
Zahra Khan
Ladina Knoch
Helena Lundin
Fatima Maleki
Florian Marxer
Suling Mead
Guglielmo Maggini
Kimiya Minoukadeh
Meeri Moilanen
Dorothea Mühlemann
Benjamin Nieto
Andres Olow-Clase
Isabel Parada-Cano
Clemence Pilichowski
Nancy and Ulrich Richard
Sarah Roberts
Claudia Rose
Iman de Saussure
Patsy von Segesser
Kaveh and Cora Sheibani
Henrietta Shields
Beatrice Spengos
Claudia Steinfels
Hugh Tallini
Leo Thetiot
Irena Timofeeva
Milan Tomic
Ilaria Tosato
Berna and Tolga Tuglular
Navann Ty
Jolana and Petri Vainio
Aaron Wells
Ruth Whaley
Dr Yvonne Winkler
Burcu Yuksel
Edita Zulic


Support from independent charitable trusts and foundations is vital to our fundraising at Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, and we continue to identify grant opportunities as widely as possible. Income from these sources is crucial to our ability to deliver the Parasol unit programme and to ensuring its growth and development. The Parasol unit exhibition programme has been generously supported by:

Art Mentor Foundation Lucerne
Arts Council England
Asahi Group Arts Foundation
Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation
Bundeskanzleramt Österreich
Cockayne – Grants for the Arts, London Community Foundation
Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Embassy of Greece, Hellenic Foundation for Culture
Embassy of Finland
Embassy of France
Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Embassy of Portugal
Embassy of Sweden
Embassy of the United States of America
Fenton Arts Trust
Finnish Institute
Flanders State of the Art
FRAME (Finnish Fund for Art Exchange)
French Cultural Institute
Garfield Weston Foundation
Goethe Institute
Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
Hackney Council
Henry Moore Foundation
Icelandic Art Center
Icelandic Ministry of Education, Science and Culture
Japan Foundation
Ministry of Culture and Education of Cyprus
Mondriaan Foundation
Nomura Foundation
Pola Art Foundation
Polish Cultural Institute
Pro Helvetia
Prospect Creek Foundation
Sasakawa Foundation
Shifting Foundation
Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation
Swiss Arts Council, Pro Helvetia
Swiss Cultural Fund in Britain
Tower Hamlets Council
Turkish Cultural and Tourism Office
Wellcome Trust


Parasol unit relies on the generosity of supporters and organisations to provide financial support to our artistic endeavours. Parasol unit would like to thank the immense support received from:

Daxin Petroleum Pte Ltd
Deutsche Bank
Goldman Sachs
Japan Tobacco International
Key Capital
Schroders Plc

Sponsors and Partners

An association with Parasol unit increases corporate visibility and enhances brand awareness among our diverse target audience. Parasol unit would like to thank the generous support given by:

All Nippon Airways (ANA)
Cass Art
Diversity Art Forum
Havana Club
London Art Fair
Pierre Hermé Paris


Parasol unit is very proud to be working together with other charitable institutions, locally and internationally, to deliver its exhibition and educational events programme:

The Big Draw
the drawing shed
Hoxton Hall
Starting with Art
TSOEG – Temporal School of Experimental Geography