Announcing 2020–21 Fellowships & Awards Winners

We are proud to announce the winners of the 2020–21 Marilynn Thoma Fellowships and Research Awards in Art of the Spanish Americas.

Visiting Art House

Art House is currently closed to the public and will be open by appointment in the near future.

Photo by Eric Swanson

New Publication Grants Program

We are pleased to announce a new grants initiative to support museum and university press publishing projects. Next deadline: September 11, 2020.

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.

Virtually Tour Art House

This interactive 360° tour leads visitors through our public exhibition venue room by room.

Our Mission

The Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art 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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Collector and Curator Q&A

Carl Thoma’s Taste for Digital Art Revealed at Currents New Media Festival

Currents New Media Festival 2020