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The Spring 2019 issue of the Eskenazi Museum of Art Magazine is available now!

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Egyptian Comb


Recent Acquisition: Egyptian Comb

This Egyptian comb from the ninth century is a recent addition to our Art of the Ancient World collection. Read more about this incredible piece in a blog post from Curator of Art of the Ancient World Juliet Graver Istrabadi.

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The Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art is currently closed for renovations. It is expected to reopen in the fall of 2019. Your art museum will continue to be active during this period with events and activities online and outside of the museum. Stay tuned here and visit our Renovation page for more updates on museum activities. You can also follow us on social media or sign up for our email newsletter to keep up on museum news. While we are closed please enjoy exploring Highlights of the Collection online or take a virtual 360 tour of the museum below


Itter Estate Gift brings Endowment, African Art

Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts William "Bill" Itter's gift brings more than 500 African ceramics, textiles, and baskets to the Eskenazi Museum of Art's sub-Saharan African art collection. It also establishes an endowment for conservation and research.  Find out more about Bill Itter's gift here.