The National Hellenic Society (NHS) a non-profit foundation dedicated to preserving, passing on and celebrating Hellenic Heritage, is hosting a series of special screenings of “Zorba the Greek” across the United States for NHS members and guests. The screenings commemorate the golden anniversary of the release of the Fox Film Classic. The film adaptation of Nikos […]
Hosted this year at Boston’s Benjamin Franklin Institute, all proceeds from Sunset on South Beach Gala will benefit The Anthony Quinn Foundation, created to administer programs to advance the idea that art is essential to learning and the enrichment of the mind. Founded in 2004 by a group of close friends, Spero Inc. is a […]
Friends and supporters of Anthony Quinn Foundation joined entrepreneur and philanthropist John Rosatti in New York City aboard the super-luxury Christiansen mega yacht Remember When to kick off a year-long celebration and fundraising campaign that commemorates the artistic life of Anthony Quinn. The evening featured a star-studded guest list including actor Burt Young and former […]
The 2014 Anthony Quinn Award for Industry Excellence was awarded to Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist Guillermo Del Toro by the National Council of La Raza on October 10 as part of the annual American Latino Media Arts Awards. ALMA Awards 2014 Honors Charo, Guillermo Del Toro And More The Huffington Post | By Mandy Fridmann & Carolina Moreno Posted: 10/11/2014 […]
June 13 – August 25 The Art of Anthony Quinn Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, MA 02638 This exhibition at the Cape Cod Museum of Art showcases a small slice of Anthony Quinn’s enormous body of work, featuring over 80 pieces of his artwork — including drawings, paintings and sculptures. Many of the painted […]
The Anthony Quinn Foundation is proud to announce Duende: The Art of Anthony Quinn presented by Arbella Insurance. Duende is a term frequently used in the Spanish arts that Frederico García Lorca refers to as, “a momentary burst of inspiration, the blush of all that is truly alive, all that the performer is creating in a […]
The pictures from our Inaugural Chicago Event are up. Click here to see them! A big thank you to all those who attended. For larger images or permission to reprint, contact Katherine Quinn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
From May 4 through May 21, Chicago’s Gene Siskel Film Center will present “The Mighty Quinn: A Tribute to Anthony Quinn,” a six-film series. Click the link above for more information and tickets.
We hope you will join us on May 3rd and 4th for what promises to be a spectacular event, as we introduce the Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Program to Chicago. For full event details, click here. To purchase tickets, click here.
For the second year in a row, Katherine Quinn and the Anthony Quinn Foundation hosted guests and sponsors of the New England Festival of Ibero-American Cinema (NEFIAC 2011) at the Quinn residence in Bristol, RI. Guests were provided the opportunity to learn about and rediscover the life and extraordinary art of Anthony Quinn. Katherine Quinn […]
The Anthony Quinn Foundation welcomed Bill & Camille Cosby to Bristol, Rhode Island. Few entertainers have achieved the legendary status of Dr. William H. Cosby, Jr. His successes span five decades and virtually all media. Dr. Cosby and Anthony Quinn were lifelong friends and strong supporters of the arts. This exclusive reception with the Cosbys […]
Anthony Quinn: A Modernist Vision, A Focus Exhibition Opens at Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College
The representational motifs central to Quinn’s creative verb without question have a pathos with the modernist traditions of the 20th century. The exhibition has culled together a number of significant two and three dimensional pieces that have not been widely viewed by the public. These seamlessly assembled works will also serve as an opportunity for […]
Katherine Quinn attends fundraiser in Abu Dhabi, UAE to benefit the Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation, hosted by H.E. Mrs. Hoda Al Khamis Kanoo, founder of ADMAF.
A major Tribute took place at the Grand Lyon Film Festival in Lyon, France from October 5-10. Curated by Thierry Frémaux, Director of Cannes Film Festival & Institut Lumiere. The Tribute included a screening of the restored film Zorba the Greek. In attendance was Katherine Quinn, President of Anthony Quinn Foundation, Benjamin Bergenholtz, Executive Director […]
Institut Lumiere payed tribute to creative force Anthony Quinn (1915-2001) through the construction of a special exhibition space to showcase photographs of the actor on set in Crete while filming Zorba the Greek in 1964. The photographs were taken by Sam Shaw (1912-1999) who shot the biggest stars in Hollywood (Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Elizabeth […]
LYON, France – A sculpture by the late actor Anthony Quinn has been unveiled at INTERPOL’s General Secretariat headquarters in Lyon. The bronze work of art, entitled ‘Mercedes Woman’ and created by the Mexican-American actor in 1991, has been lent to the world police body by the Anthony Quinn Foundation. Paying tribute to Anthony Quinn […]
Arab Bankers Association of North America (ABANA) hosts reception and dinner with Anthony Quinn Foundation
The reception took place at the private Quinn residence with a sit down dinner for 60 of ABANA’s members and friends to learn about Anthony Quinn Foundation’s Scholarship Program, mission, and goals. ABANA is a not-for-profit professional association with members from the financial services industry in the Arab world and North America. Through its programs, […]