Acquisitions & Donations

The American Friends of the Centre Pompidou supports the Centre Pompidou with significant loans and gifts of art and design. Since 2010, more than 550 works of art valued at more than $50 million have been donated or pledged to the American Friends from a generous group of thoughtful collectors and donors. Please take a moment to browse through some of the spectacular works that are now enhancing the Centre Pompidou collection thanks to our valued friends.



Screen Test Lineaments

© Sam Lewitt
Courtesy the artist and Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York

Sam Lewitt
Screen Test Lineaments, 2014
7 etchings in copper-clad plastic, steel brackets
Etchings: 68 x 19 5/8 inches (172.7 x 49.8 cm) each
Brackets: 5 x 21 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches (12.7 x 54 x 15.9 cm) each
Overall dimensions: 68 x 148 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches (172.7 x 377.8 x 15.9 cm)
Promised gift of Kathleen and Steven Guttman


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Arlene Shechet
Equal Time, 2017
Glazed ceramic, hardwood, paint, steel
53 x 35 x 23 inches
Gift of Kathleen and Steven Guttman

Turning Inwards Set #3 (À Baudelaire)

Louise Bourgeois
62 works: 39 prints in Turning Inwards Set #3; and 23 small works on paper, 2006-2009
(including the work pictured at left: Turning Inwards Set #3 (À Baudelaire), 2008)
Gift of The Easton Foundation

TBT Gorilla Running

Harmony Korine
TBT Gorilla Running, 2010
Acrylic on canvas in four parts
28 x 76 x 3 inches
Anonymous Gift


Harmony Korine
Untitled, 2013
Felt-tip marker on canvas
20 x 17 x 1 inches
Anonymous Gift


Harmony Korine
Clavemant, 2013
Oil on canvas
66 x 54 inches
Anonymous Gift


Harmony Korine
Oil on canvas
133 x 95 x 1 3/4 inches
Anonymous Gift

no title (Red Check)

Harmony Korine
no title (Red Check), 2014
Oil on canvas
Frame size: 67 x 44
Anonymous Gift

Loop Dingy

Harmony Korine
Loop Dingy, 2014
Oil, latex and spray paint on canvas
102 x 84 x 1 1/2 inches
Anonymous Gift

Proto Blusster

Harmony Korine
Proto Blusster, 2015
Oil, acrylic and house paint on canvas
45 1/4 x 32 1/2 inches
Anonymous Gift