Awards and Recognitions

ELLE Women Awards
Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza, winner of the ELLE Women Award for Social Commitment.
The fourth edition of the ELLE Women Awards and ELLE Women's Day paid tribute to the revolutionary power of women and celebrated their talent and fighting capability. 
Observatorio de la Cultura 
A reference report on cultural initiatives in Spain, elaborated by La Fábrica, has included TBA21 among the exemplary projects in its Social commitment and sustainable development, in 12th place, together with institutions such as the Museo Nacional del Prado and the Fundación La Caixa. For yet another year, TBA21 is included in this report that highlights the best initiatives in culture and the arts in Spain. Find the full report here.

InspirAction WAS Award 2023
Women Action Sustainability Award was awarded to Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza by unanimous decision of the jury in the Culture and Communication category for having contributed to creating a new sustainability awareness by highlighting cultural rights, heritage, and diversity. Francesca Thyssen's efforts through the TBA21 Foundation, which undertakes numerous commissions for artists, the important heritage preservation work in Ukraine, and the preservation and restoration of war-damaged cultural heritage projects should be highlighted.

La Vanguardia
TBA21 received the award for the best Spanish contemporary art foundation in 2023.

Apollo Awards 2023 Exhibition of the Year
In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900–1930s, November 29, 2022–May 2, 2023 at the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, initiated and supported by Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza and the coalition “Museums for Ukraine”.

Laureate for the Environmental category of the UN SIDS Partnerships Awards 2023 
Alligator Head Foundation (AHF), Coconut Industry Board (CIB), and the International Trade Centre (ITC) for their joint proposal to strategically boost and promote a sustainable coconut sector in Jamaica and the Caribbean: “Alliances for a bluer greener Caribbean (Ridge to Reef)”.