David Bade (1970, Curacao)

With recognition in the museum world from an early age developed David Bade from end nineties one direction in his work that was more social and aspects such as participation and resulted in large group environments.

With his initiative of the ArteSwa Foundation (2004) was also formed the basis of his return to his native island of Curacao to develop a firm platform for art, education and care: the IBB, Instituto Buena Bista (2006).

There in cooperation with Tirzo Martha and a small team, he has been working since 2006to the future of young creative talents and the improvement of the arts on the island. IBB also facilitates workshops and artist in residence studios and is situated on the compound of the local Psychiatry.