Associated with Nova Southeastern University, the museum's permanent holdings include more than 6,000 works, including a celebrated collection of American painter William J. Glackens (1870-1938) and his circle, including John Sloan, George Bellows, Maurice Prendergast, and Glackens’ wife Edith Dimock.
Also a leading collection of the post-war, avant-garde European Cobra artists, as well as works by leading Latin and Latin-American modern and contemporary artists, such as Diego Rivera (1886-1957), Candido Portinari (1903-1962) and Francisco Toledo (b. 1940).
Key mid-20th century New York School artists are represented by the work of Lee Krasner, Joan Mitchell, and Frank Stella, among others. The Museum also holds a significant collection of ceramic works by Pablo Picasso, as well as African, Native American and Oceanic Tribal Arts.
Murals and site-specific art works were commissioned from Arturo Herrera, Roberto Behar, and Rosario Marquardt and Jen Stark.
The first comprehensive installation of the museum's collection
25 works by each artist illuminate Renoir’s influence on Glackens