Helen Frankenthaler Foundation



View from the Archives storage looking toward the research room. Photo: © Michael Moran/OTTO.

In keeping with the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation's mission, the

Helen Frankenthaler Foundation Archives maintains a collection of original papers and materials pertaining to Frankenthaler's life and work.  Established in 2015, the HFF Archives collects, preserves, manages, and provides access to its collection of artist's papers and other documentation of historical value related to Helen Frankenthaler and HFF, to support the work of the

Helen Frankenthaler Catalogue Raisonné and scholarly research and publication.


The HFF Archives acquires donations of papers related to Helen Frankenthaler, particularly correspondence or photographic materials, on a select basis. Questions regarding potential donations of papers related to

Helen Frankenthaler can be sent to archives@frankenthalerfoundation.org.


For reproduction of works by Helen Frankenthaler, please contact Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, at info@arsny.com.


Neither the Foundation nor the Helen Frankenthaler Catalogue Raisonné, LLC, authenticates or attributes works of art.