Through a series of micro-exhibitions curated by a diverse roster of collaborators, Objects and Voices reveals the multiple ways we work with, learn from, and enjoy objects of art.
The contemporary collection reflects the rich diversity of recent art. In 2015–2016, the contemporary gallery will be the site of several special projects.
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 modern gallery features European and American painting, sculpture, and decorative arts dating from the 1880s to the early 1960s.
Project explores art's relationship to the recollection of personal and cultural histories, nostalgia, and other facets of memory.
In a site-specific installation, Jessica Stockholder intersects the Smart’s threshold with a wave of color and texture.
A selection of German and Central European photography by František Drtikol, Lyonel Feininger, Hannah Höch, Walter Peterhans, and Václav Zykmund, among others.
This exhibition charts the ebb and flow of key Expressionist tendencies in German and Central European art.