Archive - The Gordon Parks Foundation

The Gordon Parks Foundation Archive

The Gordon Parks Foundation provides access to and deepens understanding of the work and legacy of Gordon Parks for artists, scholars, students, and the public. The archive includes photographs, negatives, contact sheets, publications, and a selection of ephemera related to his work in photography, film, music, and writing—a critical resource for the development of academic research, institutional exhibitions, and public programs. Researchers are welcome to visit the collection by appointment.


The Gordon Parks Foundation welcomes researchers to the archive by appointment only.
For archive research inquiries and appointments, please email