Overview of Funds and Foundations

The following is an exhaustive, alphabetized list of all funds and foundations that contribute to the Rijksmuseum.

Adessium Foundation

Contributes to the educational family guide 17th century.

American Express

Contributes to the restoration of the 'Bredase Wand' in the new Philips Wing.

Ammodo Foundation

Contributor to the realization of exhibitions such as Late Rembrandt and Hercules Segers at the Rijksmuseum.

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation enables one predoctoral Fellowship annually. This is a one-year Fellowship, with the possibility of renewal for one additional year.

Bank of America

Contributor to the restoration and publication of the collector's cabinet.

BankGiro Lottery

Contributor to the acquisition of the statue of a Bacchant by Adriaen de Vries.

Cornelis Kruseman Foundation - J.M.C. Ising Foundation

Contributes to the restoration of the painting Piety by Cornelis Kruseman.

Daendels Foundation

Contributor to the restoration of the portrait of Leonard van der Voort.

Dutch Culture

Contributor to six translations of the Rijksmuseum Country Series: Indonesia, Japan, Sri Lanka, Suriname, South Africa and India.

Elise Mathilde Fund Foundation

Contributor to the restoration of Woman at a mirror by Gerard ter Borch.

Fund 21

Contributes to various acquisitions and exhibitions and is also the main sponsor of the Teekenschool educational centre.

Gieskes-Strijbis Fund

Makes possible the exhibition 'Late Rembrandt' in 2015 and contributed ti the restoration necessary re-opening of the Rijksmuseum in 2013 by providing a contribution used for employing four junior conservators and a technical analyst.

Hata Foundation

Provides funding for the catalogue entitled Dutch paintings of the 17th century in the Rijksmuseum.

Hollands Porselein Foundation

Contributor to the acquisition of two Loosdrecht porcelain portrait busts of Maarten Tromp and Michiel de Ruyter.

Jaffé-Pierson Foundation

Facilitates a number of acquisitions, such as an early 18th-century grandfather clock by Julien Le Roy.

K.F. Hein Fund

Has assisted in a number of acquisitions, including the 1817 portrait of the Cock Blomhoff family by Ishizaki Yushi.

Samuel H. Kress Foundation

contributes to the digitization of the Rijksmuseum’s collection of historical photographs.

M.A.O.C. Gravin van Bylandt Foundation

Contributes to various acquisitions, including a group of five Chinese objects from the collection of A.E. van Braam Houckgeest.

Mondriaan Fund

Contributes to multiple acquisitions and to the modeportal.nl initiative, which makes costume collections available online together with the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague.

Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research / NWO

Contributes to various scientific projects, including the Science4Arts research programme on Climate Effects on Decorated Wooden Panels.

PACCAR Foundation

Provides funding for equipment for the restoration studios.

Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds

This cultural fund contributed to the realization of a myriad of acquisitions and projects, including the redesigned Auditorium.

Michiel de Ruyter Foundation

Contributes to the restoration of Michiel de Ruyter and his family by Juriaen Jacobsz.

Dr. Hendrik Muller’s Vaderlandsch Fund Foundation

Contributes to various acquisitions and restorations.

Maatschappij tot nut van ’t Algemeen Foundation

Has contributed to the restoration of the Petronella Dunois’ doll's house from 1676.

Mondriaan Fund

Contributor to various acquisitions including of the statue of a Bacchant by Adriaen de Vries.

Nationaal Fonds Kunstbezit Foundation

Contributes to various acquisitions.

Stichting Zabawas

Contributed to restoration work, education projects and the exhibition Late Rembrandt in 2015.

Terra Foundation for American Art

Contributes to the sculpture exhibition Calder at the Rijksmuseum in 2014.

Thurkow Fund

Contributor to the acquisition of the Chaplet vase.

Tiffany & Co. Foundation

Provides multi-year funding for research into the Rijksmuseum’s collection of jewellery and its conservation.

Turing Foundation

Contributor to the acquisition of works by Jan Asselijn, the founding of the Museumplein bus and the realization of the Hercules Segers exhibition.

vfonds

Contributes to the 'Nacht van de Geschiedenis' in the Rijksmuseum in 2014.

Vereniging Rembrandt

Contributor to various acquisitions including of the statue of a Bacchant by Adriaen de Vries.

VSB Fund

Contributes to various acquisitions and projects designed to increase the museum’s reach among the public.