Eskenazi Museum of Art at Indiana University

  • 1133 E. 7th Street
  • Fine Arts Plaza
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • (812) 855-5445
Take a trip around the world—and through time—when you walk through the doors of the Eskenazi Museum of Art, located in the heart of the IU Bloomington campus. With over 45,000 objects, the Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art's collections include works representing nearly every art-producing culture throughout history. Explore ancient Greek pottery, gold jewelry, Renaissance panels and Asian treasures dating back to the third millennium BC. Discover paintings by Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet and Jackson Pollock. A work of art in its own right, the museum's stunning building was designed by internationally renowned architect I.M. Pei, also responsible for the Louvre Pyramid in Paris. Galleries are open Thursday-Friday 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m – 7 p.m., and Sunday noon – 5 p.m. Admission to the Eskenazi Museum of Art is always free.

Art of the Character: Highlights from the Glenn Close Costume Collection Exhibition Opening

In 2017, eight-time Academy Award–nominated and three-time Emmy- and Tony-winning actress Glenn Close donated her collection of more than 800 pieces and other items to the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design. Through a selection of costumes from the collection, the exhibition will... Learn more