The Museum's collection of more than 65,000 works spans 6,000 years.
The collection includes the ancient art of Egypt, Greece, and Rome; Near and Far Eastern art; art of Africa; art of the Americas; costume and textiles; works on paper; paintings and sculpture; decorative arts; and contemporary art. Of note is the only collection of ancient Nabataean art outside of Jordan; a renowned collection of old master prints; and a group of European and American portrait miniatures.
Paintings include works by European masters such as Titian, van Dyck, Hals, Rubens, and Gainsborough, and 19th- and 20th-century works by Picasso, Renoir, Derain, Braque, Modigliani, Miró, and Chagall. The American collection holds works by Copley, Cole, Harnett, Wyeth, Wood, Hopper, Diebenkorn, and Rothko, as well as major artists from the 1970s and 1980s.
In addition to displaying its own collection, the Art Museum hosts several temporary national and international exhibitions each year.
Richly illuminated folios from poetic and historic manuscripts
35 works address human emotion, storytelling and reverence for the natural world
Cartoons of social satire from the 1700s into the 1800s
90+ drawings and prints by alumni and faculty
Work embodies mystery and intrigue as well as realism and illusionism
200+ works spanning more than 3,000 years