The Studio Museum in Harlem Awarded A $1 Million Grant From Mellon

artwork: Kehinde Wiley - "Officer of the Hussars", 2007 - Courtesy of the Studio Museum in Harlem - © Kehinde Wiley

The Studio Museum in Harlem announced the creation of The Andrew W. Mellon Curatorial Fund. Made possible by a three-year, $1,000,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Mellon Curatorial Fund will support the Museum’s landmark curatorial program. Studio Museum Director and Chief Curator Thelma Golden says, “This grant represents an exciting new chapter at the Museum, a profound investment that will stoke the framework of our entire institutional structure.