Our New Exhibition Space

Art Vault is a nonprofit gallery dedicated to sharing digital, electronic, virtual, and new media artworks.

Publication Grants Program

Apply for our grant supporting museum and university press publishing projects. Next deadline: June 15, 2021.

Visiting Art House

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

Photo by Eric Swanson

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.

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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News & Events

New Exhibition Space from the Thoma Foundation

Digital Art Space Revealed in the Santa Fe Railyard

Opening April 30, 540 S. Guadelupe Street