Thoma Foundation Names First Director: Holly Harrison

The Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation announces the appointment of Holly Harrison as Director, the first executive leadership appointment in the history of the Foundation.

Photo by Tira Howard

Art Vault Temporarily Closed

Art Vault, the Thoma Foundation's exhibition space in Santa Fe, will be closed until May 24, 2022 while we prepare for our next exhibition - All Art Is Virtual.

Photo by Jamie Stukenberg

Thoma Foundation’s 2021 Digital Changemakers Announced

$500,000 awarded to improve technology in the cultural sector in AZ, IL, NM, and TX.

Photo courtesy of Ideum

Our Collection on Tour

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has re-opened to the public. Artworks from our collection of Art of the Spanish Americas are on view.

Photo courtesy of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Art of the Spanish Americas Fellowships

The deadline for the 2022-23 Art of the Spanish Americas Fellowships and Research and Travel Awards has been extended to January 15, 2022.

Photo by Jamie Stukenberg

Our Mission

The Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation recognizes the power of the arts to challenge and shift perceptions, spark creativity, and connect people across cultures. We lend and exhibit artworks from our collection and support innovative individuals and pivotal initiatives in the arts.

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Art of the Spanish Americas
Digital & Electronic Art
Japanese Bamboo
Post-War Painting & Sculpture

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