Housed in a historic Beaux-Arts building with a contemporary addition, the permanent collection includes more than 1,000 works of African art, American art of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, more than 4500 works of Asian art from the third millennium BCE to the present, European art from the late medieval period to the present, modern and contemporary art, and middle eastern art.
Public window installations connect the viewer to the origins and meaning of objects
Artworks as a means of expression within an intense political climate
Painting, performance, photography, sculpture, video and web-based projects all influenced by technology
Large-scale image collapses two moments in history
Works engage all of the six senses integral to Buddhist devotion
Silk known for understated beauty, softness, and comfort, created through a 1-year-long process