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The Terra Foundation is dedicated to fostering exploration, understanding, and enjoyment of the visual arts of the US for national and international audiences.
Our grant program, art collection, and initiatives encourage dialogue among many voices on American art.
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International Publication Grants support book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of American art, visual studies, and related subjects that are under contract with a publisher.
Artist and educator Pascale Ife Williams joins the Terra Foundation as Senior Engagement Fellow. A Visiting Artist in the Department of Arts Administration and Policy at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Williams is a Chicago native with over 10 years of experience in justice-driven arts and community-engaged work.
Terra Foundation Collection
The Terra Foundation collection of American art includes over 750 paintings, prints, drawings, photographs, and sculptures by 242 artists.
Boy with Cow, 1921
From the Hill, Giverny, c. 1889–92
Martin Johnson Heade,
Newburyport Marshes: Approaching Storm, c. 1871
Lilly Martin Spencer,
The Home of the Red, White, and Blue, c. 1867–68
John Frederick Peto,
Old Time Letter Rack, 1894
Henry Ossawa Tanner,
Les Invalides, Paris, 1896
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