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Grant Archives - American Art | 2007

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY—Support to conserve American paintings in preparation for a national exhibition tour, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $35,000.

American Council of Learned Societies, New York, NY—For the renewal of the American Art Dissertation Fellowship program. A one-time grant of $303,000.

American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA—Support to conserve historic American textiles and costumes for an orientation exhibition, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $40,000.

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL—Support for treatment of 19th-century American frames and early 20th-century American furniture, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $30,000.

Association of Art Museum Curators (AAMC) Foundation, New York, NY—To support travel grants to junior curators. A one-time grant of $15,000.

Autry National Center, Los Angeles, CA—For an open storage study center for Native American and western art. A two-year grant of $100,000.

The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD—Support to reinterpret and reinstall the American art collection. A two-year grant of $150,000.

The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD—Support toward treatment of frames for early American paintings, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

Barnes Foundation, Merion, PA—Support to conserve and stabilize 19th-century Native American ceramics, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $75,000.

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME—For the conservation and reframing of several American paintings for the reinstallation of the permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $15,000.

Brookgreen Gardens, Pawleys Island, SC—To support the ongoing conservation of outdoor American sculptures, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, WY—Support to conserve outdoor American sculpture, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $15,000.

The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH—Support to restore paintings from the original collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $15,000.

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA—Support to conserve a suite of American late-neoclassical period furniture for permanent installation in new decorative arts galleries, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $60,000.

Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX—Support to conserve signature outdoor sculpture by Donald Judd, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $60,000.

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH—Support to conserve American modernist sculpture during the Museum's capital expansion project, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $35,000.

Cliveden of the National Trust, Inc., Philadelphia, PA—Support to conserve a portrait by Julian Russell Story, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $2,100.

The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC—Support toward conservation of the period frame for a monumental Bierstadt painting, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $25,000.

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, Jacksonville, FL—Support to conserve American bronze sculpture not treated since installation oudoors in the 1960s, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $40,000.

Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NY—Support to reinterpret and reinstall the American art collection. A two-year grant of $150,000.

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX—For the exhibition and catalogue Gustav Stickley & the American Arts & Crafts Movement. A three-year grant of $150,000.

Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE—Support to restore John Sloan and related works from the permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $18,000.

Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO—For a traveling exhibition of the permanent collection of American Indian art. A three-year grant of $150,000.

Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO—Support to conserve Navajo textiles in preparation for an exhibition, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

Dia Art Foundation, New York, NY—To publish an anthology of essays on the work of Agnes Martin. A two-year grant of $75,000.

El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY—For the exhibition and catalogue Nexus: New York 1900-1945, Encounters in the Modern Metropolis. A two-year grant of $100,000.

Gamble House, University of Southern California, Pasadena, CA—For the exhibition and catalogue A New & Native Beauty: The Art & Craft of Greene & Greene. A two-year grant of $150,000.

Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI—Support to treat frames for American paintings to be installed in the Museum's new building, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

The Green-Wood Historic Fund, The Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY—For the 'Saved In Time' preservation program. A one-time grant of $5,000.

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA—For the exhibition and catalogue The Treasure of Ulysses Davis. A two-year grant of $75,000.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC—For the exhibition and catalogue Anne Truitt. A two-year grant of $100,000.

Historic New England, Boston, MA—For the exhibition and catalogue Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture Selected from the Historic New England Collection. A two-year grant of $50,000.

Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN—Support to conserve period frames for newly-reinstalled American 19th-century paintings, through the Conservation Initiative (CI).A one-time grant of $75,000.

Institute of Museum & Library Services, Washington, DC—To support the 'Conservation Bookshelf,' a compendium of conservation reference material for American art museums. A two-year grant of $200,000.

Institute of Museum & Library Services, Washington, DC—For the National Conservation Summit. A one-time grant of $30,000.

The Jewish Museum, New York, NY—Support to conserve newly-acquired vintage American photographs, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $40,000.

List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA—Support to conserve a monumental mural by American color-field painter, Kenneth Noland, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

Madison Square Park Conservancy, New York, NY—To support the Mad.Sq. Art Program for 2008. A one-time grant of $10,000.

Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY—Support to conserve American paintings long-relegated to storage, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $40,000.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY—For the exhibition and catalogue Telling Tales: American Genre Painting, 1765-1915. A two-year grant of $100,000.

Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ—For the exhibition and catalogue Cézanne and American Modernism. A two-year grant of $150,000.

Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica, NY—Support toward conservation of American paintings and works on paper for a traveling exhibition of the permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY—Support to conserve a ceramic wall relief by Robert Arneson for permanent display in the Museum's new building, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $45,000.

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA—Support to conserve a large scale work by California artist Ed Moses, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $14,200.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA—Support to conserve American paintings and furniture for reinstallation in the new American art wing, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $100,000.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX—Support to conserve key American neoclassical furniture displayed in the Bayou Bend house, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $35,000.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX—For the Latino art documents project. A two-year grant of $150,000.

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, Santa Fe, NM—Support for the conservation of Pueblo pottery for an exhibition, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $25,000.

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY—To conserve four major Edward Hopper paintings in the permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $30,000.

National Academy Museum, New York, NY—For the exhibition and catalogue George Tooker: A Retrospective. A two-year grant of $150,000.

National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, New York, NY—Support to conserve works to be installed in a new long-term survey exhibition at the Heye Center branch in New York City, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, DC—To support the Hurricane Katrina Recovery Fund work for 2007. A one-time grant of $30,000.

New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT—To conserve American paintings from the Museum's permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ—Support to conserve paintings for a national traveling exhibition and for reinstallation into the permanent collection exhibition, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $15,000.

New-York Historical Society, New York, NY—For a symposium and panel discussion to be held in conjuntion with the exhibition 'Life's Pleasures: The Ashcan Artists' Brush with Leisure.' A one-time grant of $15,000.

The Noguchi Museum, Long Island City, NY—To catalogue and digitize the photographic archive. A three-year grant of 100,000.

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh. NC—Support to conserve prominent modern works for installation in new American art galleries, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $30,000.

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC—Support to reinstall and reinterpret the American art collection. A two-year grant of $150,000.

Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA—Support to conserve paintings for installation in the new Gallery of California Art, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, NM—For the exhibition and catalogue Georgia O'Keeffe and Ansel Adams: Natural Affinities. A one-time grant of $50,000.

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, NM—Support to conserve works recently acquired through the Georgia O'Keeffe Foundation from the artist's homes, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $100,000.

Oxford University Press, Inc. (USA), New York, NY—For 'The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art.' A three-year grant of $150,000.

Pace University, New York, NY—To provide honoria for speakers at the symposium in conjunction with the Patrick Ireland Retrospective. A one-time grant of $5,000.

The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY—Support to conserve American paintings in preparation for reinstallation in the Museum's new building, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA—Support to conserve historic American wedding garments for an exhibition, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA—For the exhibition and catalogue James Castle: Hear Me with Your Eyes. A one-time grant of $50,000.

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA—Support to conserve American paintings for reinstallation in new American art galleries, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $100,000.

The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC—Support toward conservation of newly-acquired photographs by Brett Weston in preparation for a touring exhibition, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem, NC—Support to conserve several masterworks from the permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $15,000.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA—For the first catalogue of the permanent collection. A one-year grant of $100,000.

San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX—To upgrade the American art collection storage facilities. A two-year grant of $200,000.

San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA—For the collaborative traveling exhibition 'Frontiers & Borderlines: Three Centuries of American Art from Three San Diego Museums.' A two-year grant of $150,000.

Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA—For the conservation of period frames for two important American paintings from the permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $12,000.

Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS—To support a symposium in conjunction with the exhibition 'Aaron Douglas and the Harlem Renaissance.' A one-time grant of $15,000.

Clyfford Still Museum, Denver, CO—Support to conserve paintings from Still's personal collection in preparation for their first public exhibition in a new museum dedicated to the artist's work, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA—To support a lecture series and other programs in conjunction with the exhibition 'Cecilia Beaux: American Figure Painter.' A one-time grant of $5,000.

The Textile Museum, Washington, DC—For the exhibition and catalogue Hippie Chic. A two-year grant of $50,000.

Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH—To conserve a rare painted sculpture by David Smith, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, MD—For a national art history conference 'New Critical Perspectives on African American Art History.' A one-time grant of $15,000.

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT—Support to conserve American drawings in preparation for an exhibition and catalogue of the Museum's permanent collection, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $50,000.

The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD—Support to conserve eight original 19th-century frames for paintings by Alfred Jacob Miller, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $30,000.

Warner House Association, Portsmouth, NH—Support to restore in situ ceiling paintings by Nehemiah Partridge, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $20,000.

Washington Art Consortium, Bellingham, WA—For the conservation of American works on paper for a traveling exhibition, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $15,000.

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY—For the exhibition and catalogue Buckminster Fuller: The Geometry of Thought. A one-time grant of $150,000.

Winterthur Museum & Country Estate, Winterthur, DE—For the exhibition and catalogue Paint, Pattern & Plain-Style: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725-1850. A two-year grant of $75,000.

Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust, Oak Park, IL—Support toward conservation of furniture designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for his first home and studio in Oak Park, through the Conservation Initiative (CI). A one-time grant of $15,000.

Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT—To support a dedicated gallery for the permanent American art collection. A two-year grant of $150,000.



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