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Frederick and Frances Sommer Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 02/10/2017

At A Glance

Frederick and Frances Sommer Foundation

P.O. Box 262

Prescott, AZ United States 86302

URL: www.fredericksommer.org/foundation.php

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

EIN

860745338

BRIDGE Number

1197226187

Background

Established in 1993 in AZ - Founded by the late Frederick and Frances Sommer. Frederick Sommer was a widely known artist and photographer who maintained lifelong interests in drawing, painting, collage, poetry and prose. His photographs were first collected by the Museum of Modern Art in NY in 1941 as part of the Image of Freedom exhibition. Since then over 50 museums have added Frederick Sommer’s work to their collections.

Purpose and Activities

To support aesthetic pursuits related to the environment and quality of life.