The Museum of the Costas&Rita Severis Foundation, Centre of Visual Arts and Research (CVAR) is delighted to announce that it is amongst the winners of the EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2017, in the Education, Training and Awareness-Raising category.

The Museum of the Costas and Rita Severis Foundation, Centre of Visual Arts and Research, is delighted and proud to announce its latest acquisition: The personal photographic archive of the French Archaeologist and Art Historian Camille Enlart.

On 24 October 2016, the Centre of Visual Arts and Research was one of the successful applicants for the Stelios Awards. Gulden Plumer Kucuk representing the T/cypriot University Women Graduates Association and Rita Severis representing the CVAR Board, received as partners the award of 10,000 euros for the Centre. We would like to thank Sir Stelios and the Awards committee for their generous support and recognition of the work done by all partners of the CVAR. THANK YOU STELIOS BI-COMMUNAL AWARDS!



On 29 September 2016 the Ministry of Education granted "Recognised Museum" status to the Centre of Visual Arts and Research.Needless to say, we're pleased!


Συμφωνία Συνεργασίας μεταξύ του Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου (ΠΚ) και του Ιδρύματος Κώστα και Ρίτας Σεβέρη υπέγραψαν την Παρασκευή, 10 Ιουλίου 2015, ο Πρύτανης, Καθηγητής Κωνσταντίνος Χριστοφίδης και ο Πρόεδρος του Ιδρύματος, κ. Κώστας Ζ. Σεβέρης.