Broad Art Foundation
The Broad Art Foundation operates as an educational and lending resource for contemporary art and is dedicated to building a collection that reflects the scope and diversity of the art of our time. The Broad family formed the Foundation after several decades of personal collecting, dedicated patronage and leadership of some of the nation's most prominent museums. As an integral component in the Foundation's programming, this website extends the Foundation's mandate to foster public appreciation of contemporary art to a worldwide audience of Internet users, making available information and selected images from its collection of approximately 1400 works by provocative and important artists working today.
The Broad Art Foundation has a wide range of contemporary artists in their collection including:
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News and events
The Broad Art Foundation announced it has made an unprecedented acquisition of 570 artworks by 20th century artist Joseph Beuys, bringing a substantial grouping of work by the German artist to a Western United States collection for the first time.
The Foundation has acquired its first Franz Ackermann piece Home, home again, 2006, a mixed media installation.
Furthermore, the Foundation purchased Bateau de Guerre, 2001, its first work by renowned artist Chris Burden.