Created by La Fábrica in 2009, the Fundación Contemporánea aims to contribute to professional development in the culture sector. Among its initiatives, Fundacion Contemporánea seeks the promotion of contemporary creation, supporting the work of artists and easing their contact with new publics. Besides the foundation encourages the role of civil society in the promotion and support of contemporary culture and contributes to the development of the cultural sector its professionalisation and internationalisation, innovation, collaboration and entrepreneurship. Fundación Contemporánea lines of action includes:
The development of activities of debate and exchange of experiences between cultural management professionals
Promote activities of training oriented both to artists and creators of every field of culture, and to professional of different professions related with them arts and to the training of public.
Develop cultural innovation by supporting entrepreneurial projects with counselling, training, public broadcasting and financing activities
The establishment of coalition agreements between the administration, institutions, foundations, cultural centres and companies to develop cultural projects, in order to promote a collective philosophy of responsibility.
Promote the interest and financial support from individuals, administrations, public institutions and private companies to carry out activities that contribute to the social purposes of the Foundation.
Collaborate with their sponsors in the organization; diffusion and financing of cultural projects whose characteristics contribute to the aims of the Foundation, including festivals and exhibition, publishing, educational, and outreach projects.