The Department of American Art includes more than 1,000 paintings and sculptures from the 18th century to 1950 and nearly 2,500 decorative art objects from the 17th century to the present. Strengths in the collection include the Alfred Stieglitz Collection and significant groups of work by John Singer Sargent, James McNeill Whistler, Mary Cassatt and Winslow Homer.
Welcome to the East Building The East Building houses the Gallery’s growing collection of modern and contemporary art. A just-completed renovation adds 12,250 square feet of new exhibition space within the existing footprint of the building, including two soaring tower galleries and a rooftop terrace for outdoor sculpture that overlooks Pennsylvania Avenue.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is a museum on USEUM. Since its inception in 1965, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) has been devoted to collecting works of art that span both history and geography, in addition to representing Los Angeles's uniquely diverse population.
America is Hard to See To celebrate the opening of the Renzo Piano-designed space, the Whitney Museum of American Art presents the most extensive display of their collection to date. With both iconic images and works rarely shown, this exhibition describes a new outlook on the American canon of art.
The following list, which covers museums from New York City to Los Angeles and everything in between, is compiled thanks to a Ranker survey of America’s most visited art museums. Keep in mind that there are many, many other worthy art museums in the United States, but this is a good start.