Led by the Terra Foundation, Art Design Chicago is a spirited celebration of the unique and vital role Chicago plays as America’s crossroads of creativity and commerce. Learn more.
Join us at the 2017 Festival de l’Histoire de l’Art, featuring more than 350 lectures, tours, concerts, exhibitions, and films, June 2–4, in Fontainebleau, France. Learn more.
William Merritt Chase’s Morning at Breakwater, Shinnecock is one of three paintings from the Terra Foundation collection featured in the exhibition William Merritt Chase, on view at the Ca’ Pesaro, Galleria Internazionale d’Arte Moderna, in Venice, February 11–May 28, 2017.
We’re pleased to announce the release of Scale, the second volume of the Terra Foundation Essays series, which explores fundamental ideas and concepts shaping American art and visual culture over the last three centuries. Learn more.
The American Art at the Core of Learning (AACL) website offers resources and strategies for teaching with American art that connect with K–12 English language-arts standards in use throughout the United States. Learn more.
Now available in our Audio & Video Library: “Mondriaan into Mondrian: Paris to New York,” the fourth lecture in the series “Holland-America: A Transatlantic Dialogue, from 1609 to Today.” Learn more.
The Terra Foundation Paris Center & Library has moved to the historic hôtel Lévis-Mirepoix, at 121 rue de Lille, and includes larger and improved event and library facilities and a collaborative exhibition space with the Fondation Custodia. Learn more.
The Terra Foundation for American Art is dedicated to fostering exploration, understanding, and enjoyment of the visual arts of the United States for national and international audiences. More
"Samuel F. B. Morse’s 'Gallery of the Louvre' and the Art of Invention" is on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art through June 4
Archives of American Art is an unparalleled virtual repository of source material for the study of the visual arts of the United States
Exhibition Research & Development grant proposals due May 15, 2017
Teachers, our American Art at the Core of Learning website provides easy-to-use resources and strategies for teaching with American art
Audio & video from more than 50 Terra Foundation-supported events are now available online
Art Design Chicago Grants