last edited on Tue. August 15 2017
The Smart Museum’s lobby and Miriam’s Café will temporarily close for renovations between August 21 and September 11.
last edited on Thu. June 29 2017
The Smart Museum of Art and DuSable Museum of African American History have been jointly awarded a $250,000 grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art in support of the special exhibition South Side Stories.
last edited on Mon. June 26 2017
Orianna Cacchione has been appointed to the newly created position of Curator of Global Contemporary Art at the Smart Museum of Art.
last edited on Thu. May 11 2017
Monster Roster catalogue receives Association of Art Museum Curators 2017 Award for Excellence.
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 Fri. July 15 2016
An interview with Jim Duignan of the Stockyard Institute on transforming the Smart Musuem into a radio station.
last edited on Mon. July 11 2016
Take a look at the first week of our summer program, In Anticipation of Belonging. Get a recap of of our initial partner summit and learn about how you can participate in the Smart Radio Station.
last edited on Thu. June 30 2016
Take a look inside our summer project In Anticipation of Belonging, for which we are partnering with cultural and community collaborators from across Chicago to transform our galleries into a space where we can think critically and creatively together about what it means to 'belong'.
last edited on Thu. May 12 2016
Announcing an exceptional collection of Japanese prints through a bequest of Brooks McCormick, Jr.