Schaulager Stiftung Arp. Foto: Leo Pompinon

Since 1977, the Stiftung Arp e.V. has overseen a great part of the artistic legacies of the Franco-German sculptor Hans Arp and his first wife, the Swiss artist Sophie Taeuber-Arp. In addition, the foundation manages both artists' copyrights. Its primary purpose is to make the work of Arp and Taeuber-Arp accessible to a wide international audience through the support of academic research, exhibitions and publications.

Applications ARP-Research Fellowship 2020

Once again this year, the young and established research community is cordially invited to submit their applications for the ARP Research Fellowship by 30 November. We look forward to receiving your project proposals for the work of Sophie Taeuber-Arp and Hans Arp and their environment. You can find detailed information on how to apply here. Read more


The program for the conference "Hans Arp & Other Masters of 20th Century Sculpture" ist now online. The conference is organized by Stiftung Arp e.V. in collaboration with Fondation Beyeler Riehen/Basel. We are looking forward to your registrations! Read more


The Stiftung Arp e.V. welcomes inquiries pertaining to the authenticity of works in your collection by Hans Arp or Sophie Taeuber-Arp. During the authentication process, a committee of experts is consulted. Read more

Breaking into a New Dimension. The Artist Sophie Taeuber-Arp

On September 12, 2019, an exhibition illuminating Sophie Taeuber-Arp’s artistic legacy will open at the Zamek Culture Centre in Poznan, Poland. Entitled “Breaking into a New Dimension: The Artist Sophie Taeuber-Arp,” it showcases approximately forty works, all of which are on loan from the Arp Foundation. The exhibition focuses on the legacy of the... Read more