Mazarine commits to having a positive impact on the world surrounding us. Every year, Mazarine supports artistic, cultural and social projets by involving its teams and initiating actions.
Mazarine supports and commits to contemporary art
Mazarine is committed to artists on the new contemporary scene, by supporting their production. Since 2014, Mazarine has supported several artists such as: Mark Handforth, Huang Yong Ping, Benjamin Millepied, Barbara Kruger, Rashid Johnson, Matthew Day Jackson and Laure Prouvost.
"Mazarine supports artists on the new contemporary scene so that all forms of creative expression flourish."
In July 2021, Mazarine's Acacias Art Center hosted the "SOUKHOS" exhibition by Raphaël Barontini. In October 2021, Reiffers Art Initiatives presented the inaugural exhibition of its "NO APOLOGIES" mentorship program by Kenny Dunkan, with the mentorship of Rashid Johnson and invited the general public to discover in May 2022, the exhibition "Des Corps Libres – A young French scene”.
Now open is "LA PROCHAINE FOIS, LE FEU," an exhibition presenting the works of French-Senegalese emerging talent Alexandre Diop and his mentor, American artist Kehinde Wiley.
Mazarine supports and commits to social and humanitarian causes
Since 2006, Mazarine, Numéro and La Mode en Images teams organize voluntarily a charity gala dinner in favour of the children of Rwanda, whose benefits are donated to the AEM association (The Friends of the Children of the World).
"People are at the heart of our actions: Mazarine mobilizes and works in favor of charitable and humanitarian actions."
Since 2017, the group's teams organise voluntarily the charity dinner "Sauvez la Vie", for the fight against cancer and neurological illnesses, the funds being donated to the Paris Descartes Foundation. Mazarine teams have initiated the project "Sneakers like Jay-Z's": a collection of texts and photographies exploring the social function of clothes for the refugees arriving in France. Several exhibitions displayed the work, the collected funds were donated to Emmaüs Solidarité. The group also supports with a yearly donation the Necker hospital's Imagine Institute for the research of children’s genetic diseases.