The University of Virginia Art Museum, the fine arts museum of the University of Virginia, exhibits art from around the world dating from ancient times to the present day. In addition to its permanent collection of approximately 12,000 objects, the Museum presents an ongoing schedule of changing exhibitions, accompanied by related programs and publications. UVaM exhibits American and European painting, works on paper, and sculpture of the 15th–20th centuries; art from the ancient Mediterranean; Asian art; Native American art. Highlights of the collection of modern paintings, sculpture, and works on paper include American figurative art and photography.
The Museum is handicapped accessible. Admission is free; donations are welcome.
Public Hours: Tuesday - Sunday, 12-5 pm.
Docent-led tours by appointment: 434.243.2050.
Last Updated: 10/20/2009 4:20 PM