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


Support from independent charitable trusts and foundations was vital to our fundraising at Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art. Income from these sources was 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
Arts Society
Asahi Group Arts Foundation
Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation
Bareva Foundation
Bundeskanzleramt Österreich
Cockayne – Grants for the Arts, London Community Foundation
Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Embassy of Belgium
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
Ernest Cook Trust
Fenton Arts Trust
Finnish Institute
Flanders State of the Art
FRAME (Finnish Fund for Art Exchange)
French Cultural Institute
G+B Schwyzer Stiftung
Garfield Weston Foundation
General Atlantic Foundation
Goethe Institute
Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
Hackney Council
Henry Moore Foundation
Icelandic Art Center
Icelandic Ministry of Education, Science and Culture
Iran Heritage Foundation
Iran Society
Japan Foundation
Ministry of Culture and Education of Cyprus
Mohammed Afkhami Foundation
Mondriaan Fund
Nomura Foundation
Pola Art Foundation
Polish Cultural Institute
Prospect Creek Foundation
Shifting Foundation
Soudavar Memorial 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
Zuoz (the village of Zuoz)

Sponsors and Partners

An association with Parasol unit increased corporate visibility and enhanced 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 have worked together with other charitable institutions, locally and internationally, to deliver its exhibition and educational events programme:

The Big Draw
Poetry School
Starting with Art
TSOEG – Temporal School of Experimental Geography