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The Terra Foundation fosters intercultural dialogues and encourages transformative practices to expand narratives of American art.
Our grant program, art collection, and initiatives support visual art projects engaged in reshaping how the story of American art is told.
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Grant funding is available for programs that foster exchange, such as workshops, symposia, and colloquia, and that address critical issues facing the field.
Art Design Chicago is a platform for collaboration and exchange developed with cultural practitioners throughout Chicago. Letters of inquiry for Convening grants and Public Program grants are due December 7.
Terra Foundation Collection
The Terra Foundation collection of American art includes over 750 paintings, prints, drawings, photographs, and sculptures by 242 artists.
Telegraph Poles with Buildings, 1917
Frederic Edwin Church,
The Iceberg, 1875
Kalounna in Frogtown, 1986
Albert Eugene Gallatin,
Room Space, 1937–38
Boy with Cow, 1921
John Frederick Peto,
Old Time Letter Rack, 1894
Henry Ossawa Tanner,
Les Invalides, Paris, 1896
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