Smithsonian Archives Receives $575,000 Grant for Collecting Archives of African-American Artists

May 3rd, 2017

Bob Thompson, via ArtforumThe Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art has received a $575,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to support increased collecting of archival materials from African-American artists.  “We are delighted to receive this generous grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to bolster our collections by and about African American artists and make them available to the world at our headquarters in Washington and digitally,” says director Kate Haw.Read more at Artforum