All galleries closed for installation

December 16, 2019–February 6, 2020

All galleries are currently closed. Thank you for your patience as we get ready for the largest exhibition in the Smart's history. The Allure of Matter: Material Art from China, co-presented with Wrightwood 659, opens February 7, 2020.


Always free

Thanks to the support of our SmartPartners, admission to the Smart Museum of Art is always free and open to all. 



The Smart Museum of Art is located on the north edge of the University of Chicago’s campus in the lovely and historic Hyde Park. We are located 7.5 miles south of the Loop, and easily accessible by car or by public transit.

When planning your visit, be sure to check out all the great art and culture that our community has to offer.

Smart Museum of Art
The University of Chicago
5550 S. Greenwood Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637