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.




Liz Deschenes
Untitled, 2012
Unique silver toned photograms (diptych)
120 x 20 inches each (304.8 x 50.8 cm)

The Jungle

Sterling Ruby
The Jungle, 2016
Steel, paint, bronze, wood, and mixed media
Dimensions variable

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)

Jeff Elrod Fate of the Essex, 2019

Jeff Elrod
Fate of the Essex, 2019
Inkjet and acrylic on linen
86 x 60 inches
218.44 x 152.40 cm

Yoshitomo Nara, Misty Noon, 2018

Yoshitomo Nara
Misty Noon, 2018
Acrylique sur toile
194 x 161,9 cm