MFA presents exhibitions and events that engage, expand, and challenge themes within the McEvoy Family Collection. It also invites artists, curators, writers, and others to contribute through a variety of mediums. The foundation is a 501(c)(3) presenting organization that does not award grants. MFA occupies nearly 5,000 square feet, with over 90% of the total foundation space dedicated to public exhibitions and programs.
The McEvoy Family Collection encompasses the collections of Nion McEvoy and his mother, Nan McEvoy, featuring approximately 3,500 paintings, photographs, sculptures, and more. Artists include Diane Arbus, Carol Bove, Richard Diebenkorn, Goshka Macuga, David Hockney, Robert Motherwell, Wayne Thiebaud, Andy Warhol, and Garry Winogrand.