Exhibitions


David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art
$100,000
Chicago, Illinois
2022

To support implementation for the traveling exhibition, Bob: Thompson: This House Is Mine, organized by the Colby College Museum of Art, at the Smart Museum of Art. 

Centre Pompidou
$220,000
Paris, France
2022

To support Shirley Jaffe: An American in Paris, an exhibition that explores the full scope of the artist’s career that travels to Kunstmuseum Basel, Musée Matisse (Nice), and possibly one additional venue. A French- and English-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition. 

Copenhagen Contemporary
$225,000
Copenhagen, Denmark
2022

To support Light & Space, an exhibition examining the Light and Space movement that emerged on the US West Coast in the 1960s, including exploring the important contributions of women artists and the movement’s influence on contemporary European art. An English-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition. 

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
$350,000
New York, NY
2022

To support Winslow Homer: Crosscurrents at The Met and the National Gallery London. The exhibition is a re-examination of the artist’s work through a lens of conflict and addresses his lifelong engagement with the subjects of race, nature, and the environment. An English-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition. 

Grey Art Gallery
$350,000
New York, NY
2022

To support Americans in Paris: Artists Working in Postwar France, 1946–1962, an exhibition to be shown at the Grey Art Gallery, The NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery, and one additional US venue, that assesses the expatriate scene in Paris in the years after World War II. An English-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition. 

Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston
$150,000
Boston, MA
2022

To support an exhibition of the work of Simone Leigh at the United States Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia and the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston. An English-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition. 

Denver Art Museum
$150,000
Denver, CO
2022

To support Moving Papers: Chapters in Apsáalooke Material Culture, an exhibition to be shown in Denver, and possibly at two additional venues. The exhibition includes historical Apsáalooke artworks from the DAM’s permanent collection, loaned works, and recent work by artist Wendy Red Star. An English-language digital publication accompanies the exhibition. 

Museum of Fine Arts Boston
$200,000
Boston, MA
2022

To support Carolina Clay: Black Potters and the American Experience, an exhibition to be mounted at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The exhibition focuses on African American potters in the nineteenth-century American South, specifically those who worked in Edgefield, South Carolina, and the contemporary artists who have responded to this body of work. An English-language publication accompanies the exhibition. 

Barnes Foundation
$175,000
Philadelphia, PA
2022

To support Water, Wind, Breath: Southwest Native Art in Community, an exhibition to be presented at the Barnes Foundation that explores Pueblo and Navajo ceramics, textiles, and jewelry as living artistic traditions. An English-language publication accompanies the exhibition. 

Baltimore Museum of Art
$200,000
Baltimore, MD
2022

To support Survivance: Centering Native Voices through Anti-Colonial Actions, to be shown at the Baltimore Museum of Art. This exhibition initiative centers Native voices and challenges collective understandings of the role of Native peoples in US history. An English-language publication accompanies the exhibition.