Artstor and the Hofstra University Museum have released approximately 200 images from the Museum’s permanent collection in the Digital Library.
Integral to the academic mission of Hofstra University, the Hofstra University Museum advances knowledge and understanding through experiences with authentic works of art from the world’s diverse cultures. The Museum’s mission is achieved through collection acquisition and preservation, exhibitions, and interpretive resources.
The Hofstra University Museum’s permanent collection is composed of more than 5,000 objects spanning 35 centuries of human history, with works of art and cultural artifacts representing six continents. The collections include major works of art by American and European modern-era artists in painting, sculpture, photography, prints and other works on paper, along with Asian, Oceanic, African, and Pre-Columbian art. Hofstra University Museum also maintains one of the largest private collections of public art in the New York metropolitan region.
Learn more on the Hofstra University Museum page in Artstor.