The foundation Gireloup started in the year 2000
Since then we founded and/or supported the following projects:

Costa RicaYear
Codeso; woodworkshop in Costa Rica2000
Vivero Codeso; Cultivating native trees2000
Research into sustainable economic developments in Canton la Cruz
Robbert Mica en Jeroen Roggeveen
Fishing boat; Fish and tourists tours. Gsserson Moricis Rey2004
Woodworkshop Carlos Tempatal2006
la Garita; Reforestation2007
Soley Design; Fare Trade Artisania 2008 – 2010
Aurelia; Ecofarm Ulf Halbgebauer2010 – 2012
Artisania; womengroup Tempatal Marianne2010 – 2011
Local Ceramics Documentary about doña Flor made bij Gustavo Zeledon Garcia
Followed by workshops
Artists in Residence
Leo Maarleveld 2 month a year Leo worked in the workshop.
Leo supported us with the setup of the workshop and making the killn work. Eery year he gave a worksho to locals in some special technique.
2011- 2019
artists in residence
Carol Wedemyer(usa )Alexey Castillo Reys(Cuba), Hilde van Amelsvoort(Ned) Stephan Andersen (Sw,) Gustavo Zeledon Garcia (Cr), Gerardo Raminez (Cr), Mary Vermeer(Ned),
2011 – 2020
Open atelier every Sunday: Gustavo Zeledon2012 – 2018

Naciendo del sol.Eco cowfarm la Garita :Oscar Prado Alaniz

2016 – 2018
Exposition casa de cultura la Cruz. Work Alliminium wraps, workshop by Leo Maarleveld :Gustavo Zeledon Garcia2017
Groups VIVA, National Geographie 2018
Expositie ruimte /shop2019 -2020
Open atelier Moices Briceño2018 – 2020
Russia – Kaliningrad
The Choir of the Cathedral of Kaliningrad
Tours 3 times a year, Germany,Danmark and the Netherlands
concerts in Poland and France, Festval of Hajnowka
2002 – 2010
Grafisch Proeflokaal Orveltje
Jablonka”, Street childrens care in Kaliningrad
Blumhaus, home for needy elderly
Project L’Inquietude (Suriname)2000
Sterke Wanja school project for high sensitive children2000
The art of Jos Wong2001
Grant for a book about lesbians in Russia2005
Breitnet education2010
Werkstatte Tynaarloo2011
Children and Art2012