The Mead's varied collection of more than 19,000 objects spanning 5,000 years includes American and European paintings, Mexican ceramics, Tibetan scroll paintings, an English paneled room, ancient Assyrian carvings, Russian avant-garde art, West African sculpture, and Japanese prints.
Amherst College has a satellite art location: Amherst Center for Russian Culture, in Webster Hall, 2nd Floor
58 artworks present complex interpretations of the "house" in various shapes, sizes, materials, and more
Examines the ways women have been depicted across media, centuries, and the globe
Illustrates the intertwined relationship of cosmopolitan and vernacular artistic traditions