SEA Foundation is an artist-led organisation dedicated to contemporary art. It’s a safe haven for artists, curators and writers. It’s a place to call home and to be connected to. SEA Foundation perches on agility and manifests itself under the skin in Tilburg and beyond.


Coordinator: Riet van Gerven
Assistant Curator: Marijn Dekker and Marieke Folkers  
Finances: Jeroen Aarts
Graphic Design: Mikaela Steby Stenfalk
Intern: Giusy Castaldo (-jan.’19),
Team: In changing constellations: Bob DriessenLinda BeumerChiara Raucha, Michiel Brand, Matthias Gigengack, Paulina Worek
Satelites: Tamara Derksen, Kim Pattiruhu, Roy Russchen, Marina Višić,


Chair: Jan-Willem van Rijnberk
Secretary – Treasurer: Riet van Gerven
Martje Ingenhoven


SEA Foundation
Home to Contemporary Art
Tivolistraat 22
5017 HP Tilburg
The Netherlands

Instagram: @sea_foundation_netherlandsm and #seafoundationtilburg


Bank ING
IBAN: NL86 INGB 000 00275 72
TAX registered charity
VAT.: NL802661737 BO1
Not for profit reg.: NL41098005

Collaborate with us

SEA Foundation welcomes meaningful collaborations and alliances. We encourage suggestions for cooperation, proposals and ideas. Do you have a proposal for a project or would like to invite us into your plans. Send us your proposal in PDF format. Please note that documents send by post will not be returned. All proposals are carefully studied by SEA’s team and we strive to formulate an answer within 6 weeks.
Together we are more!

Plan your visist

Opening times during exhibitions
Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 1 – 5 pm
Events by invitation
All other times by appointment tel.: +31 (0)13 5444495

Public transport in Tilburg
by Bus
From main train station to  Spoorlaan-Oost
Bus 849, 141, 140, 09, 03 and 01

On foot from CS train station
SEA foundation is only a few blocks from Tilburg main train station. Take exit south, cross the road and turn left, walk along Spoorlaan, towards the Interpolis building (large pink building). At the second traffic lights cross the road and turn right, then first left, a meandering pedestrian street. Continue and turn right, past music venue 013 turn left. This is Tivolistraat. Continue walking to number 22, approximately halfway down the street. For more information about travelling by public transport, check the following websites: NS-route-planner and 9292 public transport planner

Plan your route to SEA Foundation

Parking at Spoorlaan open air carpark fee 1,00 euro per hour.

Network and Associations

Res artists worldwide network of artist residencies
Guide artist in residence DutchCulture Transartists
De Zaak Nu is a Dutch interest group that represents presentation organizations and institutions, such as artist run initiatives
Recycle Circular Ecnomy Conserve SEA Foundation Netherlands
Dutch Culture Governance Code Cultuur SEA Foundation Tilburg The Netherlands

Knowledge Partners

Bright Advocaten
Osirius Administratieve oplossingen, Rosmalen
Cultureel Persbureau
Art Map London, SEA Foundation
Become a partner of SEA Foundation

Funding Partners and Sponsors

Mondriaan Fund SEA Foundation Netherlands
BKKC Kenniscentrum voor Kunst en Cultuur, Tilburg
Logo Impulsgelden Web SEA Foundation The Netherlands
Gust van Dijk Home to Contemporary Art, Tilburg
EnergieAnders Zonnekeur Installateur, Tilburg
Become a funder of SEA Foundation

SEA Foundation's website is made possible by

BKKC Kenniscentrum voor Kunst en Cultuur, Tilburg
Logo Impulsgelden Web SEA Foundation The Netherlands


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