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02-26-2021
Weekly Schedule
Day of the Week Open Time Close Time
Sunday 12:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Monday Closed Closed
Tuesday Closed Closed
Wednesday Closed Closed
Thursday Closed Closed
Friday 12:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 12:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Special/Holiday/Closure Dates
Date (MM-DD-YYYY) Open Time Close Time Special Message
11-27-2020 Closed Closed for University Holiday
11-28-2020 Closed Closed for University Holiday
11-29-2020 Closed Closed for University Holiday
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Collection Highlight: Prints, Photographs and 
Works on Paper

While the Art Museum’s collection includes works in all media, it is particularly strong in prints and other works on paper. The print collection is the museum’s largest with more than 1,400 works spanning from Rembrandt in the seventeenth century to Mary Cassatt in the nineteenth century and from Ellsworth Kelly, Louise Bourgeois, and William Kentridge in the twentieth century to Shepard Fairey, Mickalene Thomas, and Martin Puryear in the twenty-first century. Taken together, the prints in the museum’s collection show the history of printmaking, including some of the most innovative examples of the medium.

A drawing of a man
A black and white photo of a man, woman, and child
A black and white photo of a woman in a dress
A print of a green car with many different black and white numbers in the background
A black and white print of a crowd of people
A black and white print of a building in the snow
A black and white print of a large, black bird
A colorful painting overlooking a river through the mountains
Green and yellow circular shapes with three red arrows
A print of colorful shapes formed into a collage
Red, pink, blue, and black abstract shapes
A print of pink and orange abstract lines
A pink watercolor of a colorful man holding abstract shapes
A print of yellow, blue, and pink abstract shapes
A black and white print of three people
A print of black and gray circles appearing like a ripples in the water
A black and white print of a man surrounded by blue water
Black and white abstracted animals
White and pink abstracted flowers surrounded by green and brown shapes
A blue background with white stars and a dark red moon
A black and white man surrounded by abstract shapes
The head of a woman with red hair lying down
A red and white photograph of a person in a boat
A sculpture with layering paper
A colorful print of a womans head amongst many shapes
The Art Museum of WVU owns the objects in its collection but it does not own copyright to those objects; copyright may be held by an artist, estate, gallery, or agency. Images of works of art on this website are provided for personal, non-commercial, and educational fair use only, as consistent with United States copyright laws. Users are responsible for obtaining any copyright permissions directly from the copyright holder that may be required for their own further commercial or editorial uses. For more information, please contact Karen Louvar, Registrar, at karen.louvar@mail.wvu.edu.

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