High Museum of Art
Atlanta

Located in the heart of Atlanta, the High Museum of Art connects with audiences from across the Southeast and around the world through its distinguished collection, dynamic schedule of special exhibitions and engaging community-focused programs.

Housed within facilities designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architects Richard Meier and Renzo Piano, the High features a collection of more than 18,000 works of art, including an extensive anthology of 19th- and 20th-century American fine and decorative arts; major holdings of photography and folk and self-taught work, especially that of artists from the American South; burgeoning collections of modern and contemporary art, including paintings, sculpture, new media and design; a growing collection of African art, with work dating from prehistory through the present; and significant holdings of European paintings and works on paper. The High is dedicated to reflecting the diversity of its communities and offering a variety of exhibitions and educational programs that engage visitors with the world of art, the lives of artists and the creative process.

Stephen Burks, A Free Man Unisex Loungewear Collection, 2013, Courtesy of The White Briefs / Photo Joe Coscia
Authored Articles
Truth Told Slant: Contemporary Photography
Mar 1 – Aug 11, 2024
This exhibition will feature the work of five photographers who take unique approaches to documentary photography that challenge the...
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Deana Lawson
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Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings
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High Museum of Art
Atlanta

Located in the heart of Atlanta, the High Museum of Art connects with audiences from across the Southeast and around the world through its distinguished collection, dynamic schedule of special exhibitions and engaging community-focused programs.

Housed within facilities designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architects Richard Meier and Renzo Piano, the High features a collection of more than 18,000 works of art, including an extensive anthology of 19th- and 20th-century American fine and decorative arts; major holdings of photography and folk and self-taught work, especially that of artists from the American South; burgeoning collections of modern and contemporary art, including paintings, sculpture, new media and design; a growing collection of African art, with work dating from prehistory through the present; and significant holdings of European paintings and works on paper. The High is dedicated to reflecting the diversity of its communities and offering a variety of exhibitions and educational programs that engage visitors with the world of art, the lives of artists and the creative process.

Stephen Burks, A Free Man Unisex Loungewear Collection, 2013, Courtesy of The White Briefs / Photo Joe Coscia
Authored Articles
Truth Told Slant: Contemporary Photography
Mar 1 – Aug 11, 2024
This exhibition will feature the work of five photographers who take unique approaches to documentary photography that challenge the...
+
RELATED ARTICLES
The Path of Totality
ARTPIL / Prescription .149
A total solar eclipse occurs today with its path of totality traversing North America, starting over Mexico, crossing through...
+
International Women’s Day / 2024
Artpil / Prescription .148
Founded over 100 years ago evolving through various names and dates, this fulcrum of women’s rights...
+
New Year / 2024
Passage from the Other World
At the end of my suffering there was a door. Hear me out: that which you call death I remember...
+
Black History Month
ARTPIL / Prescription .136
While the U.S. moves to dissolve Civil Rights oversight and state governments act to ban books that tell an...
+
Deana Lawson
Various / 2022–2023
This exhibition is the first museum survey dedicated to the work of Lawson, a singular voice in photography today...
+
Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings
Oct 19, 2019 – Jan 12, 2020
With many previously unpublished works, this exhibit offers an overview of Mann’s artistic achievement as well as a focused...
+
The Earth Is All I Know of Wonder
Marsden Hartley
The Louisiana Museum embarks in the mission of acquainting the European public with a grand retrospective that gathers over...
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