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The Andre & Elizabeth Kertesz Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-02-05

At A Glance

The Andre & Elizabeth Kertesz Foundation, Inc.

450 7th Ave.

New York City, NY United States 10123

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2012-12-31)

Assets: $4,116,591

Total giving: $82,575



Bridge Number



Established in 1982 in NY - Founded by the late Andre Kertesz, who was a photographer, author, and pioneer of the photo essay. Kertesz was the first photographer to hold a solo exhibition, was a recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship, and was best known for his work "The Fork," and his "Distortion" series.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Communication media
  • Education
  • Information and Communications
  • Museums
  • Photography
  • Television
Population Groups
  • Children and youth

Financial Data

Year ended 2012-12-31

Assets: $4,116,591 (market value)

Expenditures: $220,903

Total giving: $82,575

Qualifying distributions: $82,575

Giving activities include:

$82,575 for grants