Foundation work

Projects that the Bettina Heinen-Ayech Foundation has already initiated and supported

The Solingen Artists' Colony " Black House" was recognised as a partner in the "European Federation of Artist Colonies" euroart

Council of Europe "Road of Impressionism" Project

Bettina Heinen-Ayech - one of the most important historical female personalities in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Museum of the Artists' Colony at the Black House in Solingen HöHscheid

History of the "Black House"

Dendrochronological age determination

International Summer Exhibition of the European Artists' Colonies on the theme WATER from 21 July to 15 October 2023

Bettina Heinen-Ayech Foundation finances the restoration of the oil painting "Platane bei Basel, 1959" from the Switzerland cycle by the artist Erwin Bowien (1899-1972)

Listing in the Swiss Web Archive

Stocking the specialist libraries

Website project of the protagonists of the Artists' Colony

Digitalisation of the picture library

Book Project "Bettina Heinen-Ayech and the Artists' Colony"

Book project "The painters of Egmond"

Art magazine "Artprofil

Literary influence of the theme of Spartacus

Research Project National Chamber of Culture

Lost Art - Provenance Research

Information board "Black House"

Friends of Erwin Bowien e.V.

Film production of the war diary by Erwin Bowien

Catalogue of works  of the painter Erwin Bowien (1899-1972) will continue.

Catalogue of works of the painter Bettina Heinen-Ayech (1937-2020)

Catalogue of works of the painter Amud Uwe Millies (1932 - 2008)


Dr. Haroun Ayech
Vorsitzender des Vorstands
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42657 Solingen

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