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The Museum is constantly changing with new exhibitions, installations, and acquisitions.

Come see what’s new this Autumn at the Art Museum.

Celebrate African and African American Art

Discover works by artists of African descent in the Museum’s collection.

Elizabeth Catlett, American (active Mexico), 1915–2012; "Seated Woman", 1962; 22 1/2 x 13 1/2 x 7 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, Friends Fund Endowment; Gift of Edward J. Costigan in memory of his wife, Sara Guth Costigan, by exchange; the James D. Burke Art Acquisition Fund, the Eliza McMillan Trust, Funds given by the Alturas Foundation, and Museum Purchase 75:2019 © 2019 Catlett Mora Family Trust / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY


The Museum’s collection holds original masterpieces by renowned artists from around the world. These featured works of art represent a small sample of the incredible objects you will experience in person during your visit.

Two figures walk through a grassy way toward a staircase leading to homes
Vincent van Gogh, Dutch, 1853–1890; Stairway at Auvers, July 1890; oil on canvas; 19 11/16 × 27 3/4 in. (50 × 70.5 cm) framed: 27 7/8 in. × 35 15/16 in. × 5 in. (70.8 × 91.3 × 12.7 cm); Saint Louis Art Museum, Museum Purchase 1:1935

New on View

The galleries are continually being installed with newly acquired works of art as well as rotating works from the Museum’s collection.

Visit us to view these newly installed works in person.

Pietro Calvi, Italian, 1833-1884; "Othello", c.1870; marble and bronze; height: 35 1/2 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, Bequest of Morton D. May, Bequest of Edith J. and C.C. Johnson Spink, Gift of Margaret Donk Waters, and Gift of Professor and Mrs. Theo Haimann, all by exchange 13:2020a,b