last edited on Mon. March 20 2017
A new pop-up project curated by UChicago students sets the record for briefest exhibition at the Smart: 12 days.
last edited on Mon. February 20 2017
Researching the provenance of a sculpture by George Minne in the collection
last edited on Mon. February 13 2017
Researching the provenance of a sculpture by Hans Arp in the collection
last edited on Mon. February 6 2017
Researching the provenance of an untitled work by Kurt Schwitters in the collection
last edited on Tue. January 31 2017
A report on a yearlong research project into the ownership history of approximately 150 objects in the Smart Museum's collection
last edited on Mon. January 9 2017
Alison Gass, a leading curator of contemporary art and a senior leader at university museums, has been appointed the director of the University of Chicago’s Smart Museum of Art
last edited on Thu. October 27 2016
Lester and Betty Guttman’s love of photography was not theoretical; it was embedded in their daily lives.
last edited on Thu. September 8 2016
A thank you to our summer collaborators who helped us develop In Anticipation of Belonging.
by Teen Arts Council
last edited on Fri. August 26 2016
For two weeks of this summer’s Teen Arts Council internship, these teens were in “residency” at the Smart Museum of Art. Here are some of their reflections on the experience.
by Jared Spitz, Summer Intern with The Odyssey Project - High School Program
last edited on Wed. August 17 2016
Odyssey Scholars deliver culminating presentations from their summer research projects on Patric McCoy’s personal art collection, working in partnership with the Smart Museum.