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The Joan Mitchell Foundation, Inc.

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Purpose and Activities

The Joan Mitchell Foundation seeks to demonstrate that painting and sculpture are significant cultural necessities. To further this mandate, the foundation provides grants, stipends and scholarships for painters and sculptors. The foundation also seeks out avenues to meet the needs of artists such as colloquiums and workshops, classes and other resource facilities. These educational activities are to further the development of painters and sculptors. Applications are accepted only in the field of art.


Established in 1993 in NY - Founded by Joan Mitchell, a "second generation" abstract expressionist painter, who was one of her era's few female painters to gain critical and public acclaim.


The Joan Mitchell Foundation, Inc.

Independent foundation




137 West 25th Street New York City, NY United States 10001

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