Iris Cantor Lauded by French President François Hollande

On March 20 Iris Cantor was celebrated by French President François Hollande in a ceremony where he bestowed on her the new rank of Officier in the French Legion d’Honneur. Mrs. Cantor, President and Chairman of the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, first became a member... ... Read more

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Monumental Head of Balzac

This is one of Rodin’s many heads of Balzac, the acclaimed French writer of the early Nineteenth Century. It was modeled in preparation for The Monument to Honoré de Balzac, a commission Rodin received in 1891 and completed in 1898. Honoré de Balzac (1799–1850) was a critically acclaimed... ... Read more

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Now Rodin lovers may download the Foundation’s award-winning film directly from Amazon. The 53-minute film, produced by Iris Cantor in 1981, has been newly digitized so that today’s audiences will see the recounting of the Rodin story as beautifully as it was first told years ago by Mrs. Cantor.

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