Waiting in Trafalgar Square for the coronation parade of King George VI, London, England, Great Britain, May 12th, 1937 © Magnum Photos/Courtesy Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson


The HCB Foundation is financed with private funds. Its mission is wide:

• Preservation and restauration of the HCB and Martine Franck collections, which are open to researchers

• Temporary exhibitions with catalogues

• Encourageing new creative work with the HCB Award every other year. The prize is 35.000 euros

• Exchanging ideas through organized conferences and symposiums


The Foundation can offer:

• Logo on all communications

• Private visits with the curator

• Organization of events: private dinners at the Foundation

• Organization of meetings

• An international vocation: The Foundation is legally recognized in the USA

• Tax break: For companies, 60% of the donation within the limit of 0.5% of turnover. For individuals, 66% of the donation within the limit of 20% of taxable income.



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