The modern gallery features European and American painting, sculpture, and decorative arts dating from the 1880s to the early 1960s.
The Smart Museum’s European collection ranges from antiquity to the nineteenth century, with particular strengths in works on paper as well as Renaissance painting, sculpture, and decorative arts.
The Asian collection encompasses a rich variety of forms, materials, and functions, ranging from millennia-old ritual objects to contemporary photography.
The Smart Museum's contemporary collection reflects the rich diversity of recent art.
In a site-specific installation, Jessica Stockholder intersects the Smart’s threshold with a wave of color and texture.
The outdoor sculpture garden features work by Scott Burton, Jene Highstein, Richard Hunt, Louise Nevelson, and Arnaldo Pomodoro.