DePaul Art Museum > Exhibitions > Collection Under Construction: Building a Teaching Museum
Macena Alberta Barton, Untitled [artist's mother], ca. 1930. Oil on canvas. Collection of DePaul Art Museum, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harlan J. Berk, 2007.1
Ron Adams, Blackburn, 2002. Ink on Rives BFK tan paper. Collection of DePaul Art Museum, 2005.45
Lola Alvarez Bravo, Hombre y cables de telefono [Man and telephone wires], 1930. Silver gelatin print. Collection of DePaul Art Museum, Art Acquisition Endowment, 2007.26
How does a university art museum build a collection? This exhibition showcases the growth of the museum’s holdings through recent generous gifts and judicious purchases and includes work ranging from Latin American photography through African sculpture and contemporary Chicago painting.