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.

Database of the Sculptural Work of Hans Arp online

Initiated by the Stiftung Arp e.V. the database of the sculptural oeuvre of Hans Arp is online since early February 2018. The basis of the database contains the results of the publication “Hans Arp Skulpturen. Eine Bestandsaufnahme” (Stuttgart 2012), edited by Arie Hartog with the assistance of Kai Fischer. This publication provides a... Read more


In 2018, the Stiftung Arp e.V. will support five international fellows in their research on the life and work of the artists Hans Arp and Sophie Taeuber-Arp. In January 2018, the ARP-Research Fellowships were awarded for the fourth time. The fellowships are intended for both junior as well as senior scholars and curators whose research... Read more