Foundation and Corporate Partnerships

Foundation Support

Foundations play a vital role in supporting the Archives with general operating and project-based funding through a variety of grant-making opportunities. If you wish to invite the Archives to apply for a specific grant with your foundation, please contact the Office of Advancement at 202-633-8768.

Corporate Partnerships

We welcome an opportunity to build a partnership with your company. In exchange for recognition and visibility, our partners help sponsor special projects, programs, and events, including our annual benefit held in New York each year. For more information on opportunities to partner with the Archives, please contact the Office of Advancement at 202-633-8768.


Photograph of an artist's easel side table with paints and other materials
Donating Papers

The Archives of American Art collects primary source materials—original letters, writings, preliminary sketches, scrapbooks, photographs, financial records and the like—that have significant research value for the study of art in America.


Find out how to give your papers, records, recordings, or other primary source material to the Archives of American Art.



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