The Gordon Parks Foundation

The Gordon Parks Foundation

The Gordon Parks Foundation permanently preserves the work of Gordon Parks, makes it available to the public through exhibitions, books, and electronic media and supports artistic and educational activities that advance what Gordon described as "the common search for a better life and a better world."

Photograph by Chiara Marinai, 2009/2010 recipient of Nikon / Gordon Parks Foundation Photography Scholarship at Purchase College

Voices In The Mirror– Gordon Parks Foundation Scholars

The Gordon Parks Foundation announces the opening of a new exhibition at 48 Wheeler Avenue in Pleasantville, New York. ‘Voices in the Mirror,’ a showcase of five past student recipients of Gordon Parks Scholarships, opens on Saturday, April 15. The Gordon Parks Foundation’s Scholarship Program was created in 2009 in partnership with significant arts education […]

Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott

Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott

The Gordon Parks Foundation announces the opening of a new exhibition of photographs. Back to Fort Scott opens Saturday, February 4 after traveling to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. On assignment for Life magazine in 1950, Gordon Parks returned to his hometown of Fort Scott, Kansas after […]